Croke Park, the pioneers of Sporting events since 1914 are a leading name in Irish Sports and Portobello Institute are delighted to announce that this Autumn they will deliver their popular sports programmes at Croke Park. Croke Park Statium is home to the Gaelic games and is one of the largest...

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Full time Sports Therapy student Martin Baten recently carrried out his work placement with Parnell GAA.  Here is what Martin has to say about his love of Sports and his next steps in his Sports career. You did your work placement with Parnell GAA recently.  How was that and what did you work...

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Our full time students have really come into their own, now into the 6 month of their course.  Their tutors set them a real challenge last week as part of thier special effects model.  Each student had to create a zombie character - think Michael Jackson Thriller.  The results were fanastic.  See...

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In line with our successful EIA programme Portobello Institute will deliver a 1 day seminar on EIA Practice for Quarry Development Applications on 22nd August in the Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley. On the day there will be a host of industry experts delivering presentations on key topics such as...

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An essential part of any full time course at Portobello Institute is to undertake a work placement. This is when our students get the opportunity to put theory into practice in a real life work sitation.  It also gives the student the ideal platform in which to network amongst potential future...

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Running your own business, whatever the industry takes great precision and organisational skills, whether its a start up business in the Beauty or Childcare industry or a growing business in Marketing or Finance.  Many students who pass through our doors ready to kick start their careers chose to...

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In line with our successful EIA programme Portobello Institute will deliver a 1 day seminar on EIA Practice for Quarry Development Applications on 22nd August in the Clarion Hotel, Liffey Valley. On the day there will be a host of industry experts delivering presentations on key topics such as...

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Over the years the staff of Portobello Institute have undertaken many trips to India to work with disadvantaged street chlidren in India, spending time in orphanges and working with the children on everyday activities.  One of the orphanages Portobello Institute staff spent time at is the BSSK...

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The sixth annual nationwide Adult Learners Festival takes place next week from 20-24th February.  With over 300 events taking place all arond the country there really is something for everyone.  AONTAS believe that adult learning has a huge role to play in the economic and social future of...

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Get ready for the new school year ahead by enrolling in some of our 1 day Montessori work shops. From effective Curriculum planning to Circle time, why not let us help you prepare for the school year ahead. One day courses include: Effective Curriculum Planning: This one day course will help you...

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Tracey Conlon studied Make Up Artistry part time at Portobello Institute. Since graduating she has worked on many freelance projects and various fashion shoots building up her portfolio and contacts in the industry. She has just launched her own website where she specializes in Weddings, Debs and Occasion Make Up.

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Over the years Portobello Institute has dedicated a lot of time working with charities in India spending time with slum children in schools and orphanages.  Denise Flood, Head of the Early Years Department has visited Pune many times devoting her time to street children and accessing how she could...

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