Adult & Community Training

Southside Partnership Training Network provides adult and community education opportunities, general skills-focused and occupation specific courses, career counselling and development of CV preparation for targeted individuals and communities in Dun Laoghaire Rathdown. 

Between April 2015 and April 2016 the Training Network organised over 70 workshops facilitating 500 participants leading to over 10,000 participant training hours!  Our Training Network also provides resources, information and supports services for the communities we work with.  For further information contact Lisa Sieger-Jamison:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Marie Kavanagh:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

 

Community Education:  

This programme is designed to provide community based education programmes that are designed to meet the needs of local people and are provide in an informal, non-threatening setting.  Many of these courses are run in partnership with the DDL ETB.
For more information contact Lisa Sieger-Jamison:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

English for Migrant Women:

Our English classes are held in different locations across Dun Laoghaire Rathdown.  These classes are friendly and informal, designed to meet the needs of both new arrivals and those who have been attending for some time.  We offer beginners English, intermediate English, English conversation and networking opportunities for women attending.
Contact Marese Hegarty for more details:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Computer training: 

Through our IT training team and the Benefit IV Computer Training programme we offer a range of computer courses from beginners to advanced classes.  These classes are open to all ages.
For further information contact Sean Quin This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Lisa Sieger-Jamison This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Accredited training:  

In partnership with the DDL ETB we offer a number of accredited training courses in our local community centres including Childcare Level 5 and Community Care Level 5 in Ballybrack, (contact Gina Hogan This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and various accredited and unaccredited courses in Mounttown.  
For further information on all our training courses contact Lisa Sieger Jamison This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Women in Lifelong Learning:

The women in lifelong learning programme is an interactive, part-time programme specifically designed for WOMEN in receipt of a social welfare payment to develop new skills, increase confidence and support career planning in preparation to return to education training and/or employment.  The programme will start in mid-September 2016.
For further details contact Daniela Naab or Marie Kavanagh on 01 706 0100

 

Community Education Training Programme

If you are living in our targeted communities, unemployed, or in receipt of Social Protection type payment and would like to participate in one of our community education courses please contact Lisa Sieger-Jamison at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on 01 706 0100.

Our community education programme enables adults from targeted communities and groups to avail of second chance education courses at minimal or no cost.