Adult & Community Training

Southside Partnership Training Network provides adult and community education opportunities, general skill 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.  

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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 Quinn 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 DDLETB we offer a number of accredited training courses in our local community centres including Level 5 Care of the Older Person in Sallynoggin; Level 5 Early Childhood Care and Education in Ballybrack, (contact Gina Hogan gina.hogan@sspshipie)  Level 4 Computer Applications in Mounttown and Level 3 Internet Skills 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 Marie Kavanagh, Training Network administrator, 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.

 

Course  When Contact
Care of the Older Person L5 Monday morning; Sallynoggin Gina Hogan 01 235 0778
Early Childhood Care & Education L5 Friday morning;  Ballybrack Gina Hogan 01 235 0778
Irish Conversation Classes Wednesday evening; Hollyhous Sandra King 01 272 2613
One to One Computer Class By appointment in Hollyhouse Sandra King 01 272 2613
Yoga   Thursday evening; Hollyhouse Sandra King 01 272 2613
English for Migrant Women Monday morning; Sandyford Marese Hegarty 01 706 0100
English for Migrant Women  Wednesday morning; Dun Laoghaire Marese Hegarty 01 706 0100
Personal Development for Women Wednesday morning; Dundrum Daniela Naab 01 706 0100
Craft Course Monday morning; Dun Laoghaire Daniela Naab 01 706 0100
Internet Skills for Beginners Monday morning; Mounttown Marie Kavanagh 01 7060100
One to One Computer Class  By appointment; Mounttown  Marie Kavanagh 01 706 0100
Internet Skills L3   To be decided; Mounttown Marie Kavanagh 01 706 0100