Christmas has come early at Portobello Institute.  As a student starting into a new course a tablet is a"must have" and we have an apple iPad Air up for grabs.  To be in with a chance to win all you have to do is enrol on any of our Spring 2016 full or part-time courses within the next few weeks...

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Why wait until September to invest in your career? We are offering 10% off all part-time courses until July 31st.  Terms & Conditions of this offer: Offer closes at 4pm on Friday 31st July 2015 Offer only available on part-time courses 10% discount off when you pay for your course in...

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The Prevention for Infection workshop for all Health students has now been scheduled for Saturday 25th April.  If you have any further queries in relation to this workshops please call your programme manager or the college directly on 01 892 0000

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3 for 2 on our Beauty Workshops extended! We are offering you the chance to avail of a free workshop for a limited period only.  Simply book your place on 2 workshops and get the 3rd free. Choose from Threading, Advanced Waxing Semi Permanent Eyelashes Indian Head Massage Hot Stone...

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As part of their Airline Training programme our full time students took a trip to Waterford Airport to carry out cabin crew training on board an aircraft.  On the day the students were taken through the safety procedures, aircraft features, polices and procedure in line with cabin crew...

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Portobello Institute's make-up students are delighted to be part of the upcoming Cradle charity fashion show which is part of the ever popular Dublin Festival of Fashion.  Taking place on 13th September at the Balsbridge Hotel the event will be a showcase of innovative designs from emerging...

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The recent announcement from Minister for Education Jan Sullivan that there will be an additional 610 special needs assistant roles available across all schools from September 2015 was a significant move towards a better support system in education for those who require special assistance.  ...

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Here at Portobello Institute we take a vested interest in your education and we are delighted to hear that a number of our blended learning health students have been accepted into UK universities for further studies in the health sector.  One student has been successful in gaining a place on  a...

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Professor Norin Hayes spent the day with our LMU early years degree students working on the practice of Siolta and Aistear and achieving quality through early years practice.  Throughout the 1 day workshop she focused on the following areas: Getting it Right from the StartThe child at the centre...

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Our full time students were fortunate to work at the recent Dscoop conference held at the Convention Centre Dublin.  Hosting over the 4 days and ensuring the event ran smoothly and all attendee's were catered for, our students also had the opportunity to sit in on the various talks delivered over...

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Our MUA full time students put their skills to the test in today's class.  Now that they have honed their skills in makeup artistry it is time to master some special effects skills to add to their portfolios.  Check out some of the looks here.     

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Our full time makeup students had a great day in the studio with hair stylist and extension expert Wendy Hoey this week. Wendy popped into our studios to give a masterclass in up-styles and show the girls some tips and tricks on how to create on-trend fashion looks for their photo shoots.  From...

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