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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There are many obstacles facing people with intellectual disabilities including communication.  Sign language aids the gap for communication between adults and children giving both parties a tool in which to understand each other and form a converstaion.  LAMH is an Irish sign language which has...

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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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Learn to Style yourself and shop for a new Spring wardrobe! This half day Masterclass will help you to define your personal style and give you the confidence to shop with ease. Portobello Institute's Spring Style and Wardrobe Masterclass will have you shopping with confidence, and ready to...

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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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Setting up a business can be a tough but rewarding project to undertake.  Planning and management is key so with this in mind the Business management students have been set a project to put together a profitable and new and innovative business idea.  On 12th May Portobello Institute will host...

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 The Dubiln Tourism board are offering internships this Spring and Portobello Institute's Airline, Travel and Tourism students are delighted to apply for the following placement opportunities: Customer Service Assistant at Malahide Castle and Dublin Writers Museum Travel Advisor internship at...

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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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Denise Flood and Sinead Matson from our Montessori and Childcare department were fortunate to visit Pen Green training centre in Northamptonshire in March.  The centre specialises in training and research for the early child years   Their vision is for the research base to be an important resource...

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As part of their curriculum the full time Beauty Therapy students undertake a number of field trips throughout the year and on 25th March they will visit the Dermalogica training centre in Rathmines.  This is a great opportunity for our students to see the centre in action and familiarize...

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