On May 21st at St Marys Church, Dawson Street Portobello Institute held their summer 2011 Graduation Ceremony.  The church is the ideal venue with its beautiful interior and furnishings.  On the day the college were extremely proud of its graduates which were a mix of Montessori, Fashion Buying...

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Portobello Institute are pleased to announce the launch of their new Facilities Management ILM accredited course which starts on 22nd June.  Portobello are the first education centre in Europe to be accredited by ILM so this a fantastic opportunity for the college to offer learners a Level 3...

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Do you want to learn what suits your shape best but hate shopping?  Do you have lots of makeup product but dont' really know how to apply it?  This is the case with many of us, so in response to this Portobello Institute set about offering 3 hour workshops in Personal Styling and Makeup and the...

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Portobello Institute are excited to announce the launch of their new BIFM accredited Facilities Management course which commences on 23rd June, the same day as World FM takes place.  World FM is a Global FM initiative to celebrate the importance of the FM profession.  It aims to raise the FM...

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There are so many Make-up and Beauty products on the market that it is hard to decipher which ones to choose.  Thats why I thought I'd pick the brains of our experts here at Portobello Institute.  Here are a just few favourites from our Make-up and Beauty Course Directors Audrey Manning - Beauty...

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As the first point of contact for customers Airline staff should be impeccably groomed at all times from their hair and makeup through to their uniform.  Make up expert Danielle Murphy popped into the college in April to speak to our Airline students about presentaion and grooming in the work...

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We have some exciting announcements to our FM Tutor team.  Collectively they have outstanding experience in their field and will pass on their empowered knowledge to our students aiding them in their future careers. FRANK BURTON now lectures in service quality and finance.  Frank is an...

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Designer department store Harvey Nichols joined our Fashion Buying and Merchandising students this week to judge an Accessories competition set by their tutor as part of the course content.  The students were set a brief to design and product an accessory for Autumn/Winter 2011 for the Harvey...

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We are delighted to annouce the appointment of Colman Murphy as lecturer on the ILM FM Programme.  Colman has worked in Property Project and Facilities Management for nearly twenty years.  He has recently joined Xtra-vision as Senior Projects and Property Manager.  Currently he is working on...

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We are always very pleased when our students successfully gain employment in thier chosen sector after studying with us.  Most recently Airlines student Igor Melnik secured a role with Irelands low cost airline Ryanair.  This is a fantastic appointment for Igor who always wanted to work as an...

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Holocaust Educational Trust will visit the Montessori students on 1st June as part of their History module, revealing how events in the past have impacted life today. The holocaust plays an integral role in our history and the Educational Trust aims to educate and inform people about the Holocaust...

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Our Fashion tutors work tirelessy to develop strong industry contacts so we can offer our students added value to their coure.  At the beginning of the year the Fashion Buying and Merchandising students were set a brief to design a t-shirt for the Topshop customer and then create a window display...

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