The infamous Dublin Marathon took place at the beginning of the week seeing thousands of runners take to the streets of Dublin but it wasn't just the runners who put in a stellar performance.  Our Sports Therapy degree student Tiego Phelta got to experience first hand what it is like to play the...

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We are really excited to welcome fashion designer and blogger Carolyn Moore as a design tutor this autumn.  Carolyn has a strong design background and with her established and fashion blog thedressdown, Carolyn will be a great asset to our tutors here at Portobello Institute.  Carolyn was short...

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Following on from the success of our popular full and part-time sports courses Portobello Institute at Croke Park is excited to launch two new degree programmes for the autumn; Sports Therapy and Sports Science and Physical Education.  The BSc (Hons) in Sports Therapy programme focuses on...

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We are excited to announce that we are going to be delivering some of our popular sports courses in Bansha, Tipperary. Gym Instructor & Personal Trainer, Nutrition for Physical Activity and Nutritional Adviser part-time courses will all commence in November 2014.   We aim to bring deliver a...

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Portobello Institute are excited to team with Xpose Magazine to offer one lucky ready the opportunity to win one of our most popular fashion courses, Fashion Buying and Merchandising. To be in with a change to win a place on this course follow 4 simple steps:Step 1 upload a picture of your...

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Child Development students please note the FETAC Level 6 Exam is going ahead on 5th July 10am to 12 pm Portobello Institute Room 4A 43 Lwr. Dominick St

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We were delighted to have Xpose film owner of Nima Brushes Niamh Martin in our makeup studios this week.  Xpose were filming a piece for The Biz for Xpose on Nima, an Irish owned makeup brush brand which is going from strength to strength.  Professional makeup artist Niamh Martin came up with the...

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Louise McMahon may have only finished her makeup course with us earlier in the year but she is wasting no time in making a name for herself in the industry.  Louise recently got to work on her first editorial for The Sunday World with Irish novelist and journalist Amanda Brunker. Shot by fashion...

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Spending 3 hours a day learning and exploring outdoors plays an instrumental role in a child's early years development, combating not only obesity but further developing their mind and senses.  This is the philosophy behind Montessori graduate Avril Gruffery's Outdoor Explorers pre-school.  Since...

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A must for those working in the early years sector is the upcoming Early Years Education exhibition taking place at the RDS on 26th & 27th September.  This 2 day exhibition is aimed at those working in an early years setting such as Montessori teachers, childcare and after school...

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Portobello Institute have been approved by Pobal as a Training Provider to deliver accredited training as part of the Learner Fund.  Those eligible will be subsidised the cost to undertake accredited Level 5 and Level 6 courses. By September 2015 all staff will be required to have Level 5 and all...

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Portobello Institute were delighted to be part of the recent Ultimate Weddings Live  exhibition at Puncherstown, Kildare.  The weekend event was jam packed with fashion shows showcasing the latest bridal trends, as well as 'An Audience with Franc', the man himself who turns every wedding into an...

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