Short Adult Education Courses



Blackrock Further Education Institute, Co. Dublin

Castleknock Community College, Dublin 15 

College of Further Education Dundrum, Dublin 14

Dun Laoghaire Further Education Institute, Dun Laoghaire Co. Dublin

Lucan Community College, Lucan, Co.Dublin

St. MacDara's Community College, Templeogue, Dublin 6W -


DATE, Dundrum Adult Education Centre, Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin 14
(please note, courses in DATE are day courses only)

Kilternan Adult Education Centre, Dublin 18
(please note, courses in Kilternan are day courses)


These classes are part-time and vary in length from 6 to 20 weeks. They are run in two terms: starting in September and January.

There are a wide range of courses on offer, including, Art & Crafts (e.g. Drawing, Painting, Crochet, Sewing, Flower Arranging), Cookery (e.g. Nutritional, Indian, Asian) Fitness, (e.g. Yoga, Zumba, Pilates, Dance Aerobics, Soccer), Languages (e.g. English, Irish, Spanish, Italian) and Computers for all levels, to name but a few. There is something to suit everyone for all ages and interests. This is a great way to learn a new skill, get fit, meet new people or to simply have fun. Classes are easily accessible and fees are reasonable.

You can enrol online for most classes in advance of the start date to secure your place or if you prefer you can enrol on enrolment night in your selected centre. We accept payment by debit/credit card, cash or cheque.

A reduced rate for Senior Citizens is available. Please contact the school/ centre directly for details. You will be required to provide official proof of age on day 1 of the course.

Please note: Dublin & Dún Laoghaire Education & Training Board reserves the right to cancel any course and/ or amend courses, fees, regulations, times or venues at any time.

Most classes are run in the evenings however some centres run classes during the day.