For any learner, going back to education can be daunting regardless of the time spent away from study, so we have put this encouragement piece together to help give potential students the full confidence that they can achieve their BIFM Level 3 diploma in Facilities Management. At Portobello...

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Sergey Dolgy has just completed a full-time business management programme with Portobello Institute and we are absolutely delighted to share his remarkable journey. Sergey was born in Bobruisk, one of the oldest cities in Belarus and having spent the majority of his childhood in an orphanage he is...

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With the Leaving and Junior Certificate exams starting tomorrow we have outlined 10 quick tips to help reduce any stress levels and maximum effective study for students over the next two weeks. Be organised. Get all of your notes in order to avoid any unnecessary wasted time. Take note. Study...

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Over the coming weeks we will continue to share some core module snippets on what are we learning in our level 7 degree in Early Childhood studies to help give potential learners an insight into what to expect in terms of course content.  In the blended level 7 degree students study 5 core modules...

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 Assignment writing is a key component to studying at third college and this is significant across all courses up to degree level. Assignment support is to help empower students of all abilities to create strong, credible assignments and build a well thought out piece. At Portobello Institute we...

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Traditionally students think of autumn with the prospect of going to college to complete a degree and while this is the case for many, summer can be the perfect time for new beginnings and to start that course before 2018 gathers too much pace. An increasing number of students are now choosing to...

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 Over the coming weeks we will be sharing some core module snippets on what are we learning in our level 7 degree in Early Childhood studies to give potential learners an insight into what to expect in terms of course content. This is also to give learners the confidence that they can complete a...

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After graduating from training college, you will be ready to find employment in your chosen field. But no matter which field you choose, including beauty therapy, creative studies, tourism or business, you will need to take the proper steps in order to distinguish yourself from other potential job...

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You have worked hard to get your ITEC qualification in make-up artistry so what’s next? Alot of makeup artists will find themselves working on a makeup counter which is can be an exciting start into their creative career. The makeup artistry industry is one that experiences continuous growth,...

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Choosing a third level course can be a daunting task for every school leaver and adult learner so we have put together just some of our stories to help those to make the right decision. We fully believe in helping learners to follow a dream or sometimes take an alternative route to success. We...

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Special Needs assistants work in an educational capacity caring for and supporting children in reaching their potential through education. The role of the SNA is primarily to assist the teacher to support students with special educational needs. SNA’s make a huge contribution in supporting those...

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Working in travel and tourism can be described as putting every piece of the puzzle together while providing exceptional customer service along the way. It can also be about making dreams come true for many helping to create lifelong memories. Tourism is an undoubtedly an exciting industry that...

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