How to Choose the Right Course Are you considering third level education? Choosing the right course is a big decision so it important to get it right, whether straight out of school or a change of mind on your career. Here are some steps to help you choose the right path. 1. What...

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      Do you love sport? Do you dream of turning your passion into a career? A wide range of career opportunities exist in the sporting world, covering a diverse range of disciplines.  If you are excited about sports and you would like a career in this area, you should consider the list of...

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We love to hear from our past graduates and how they are progressing since they finished with us.  Naomi Colclough is one of our degree graduates from 2016, the first group to complete the BA Hon in Early Childhood Studies.  Naomi was awarded Student of the Year at graduation for her outstanding...

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“The greatness of the human personality begins at the hour of birth.” Maria MontessoriWe follow the teachings of Dr. Maria Montessori (1870-1952), who was an Italian physician and teacher, with beliefs well before her time. • What are the differences between traditional teaching and...

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        Life got in the way and 2016 went too quickly but don’t panic, why not start the New Year by commencing your dream career at Portobello Institute.   Beat the January Blues!! We can offer the perfect chance to get motivated to start a new course before the year gathers pace.  Have...

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Looking for an alternative long lasting gift this Christmas? Why not give the gift of Education!  Exclusive gift vouchers are now available at Portobello Institute giving you the opportunity to give a meaningful gift to a loved one. Our gift vouchers can be used towards all of our courses or...

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            Do you enjoy working with people? Would you like to work in a job where you make people feel good about themselves? Are you obsessed with all the latest celebrity beauty? Do you want to work in a fast paced environment that isn’t your regular 9 – 5? If you are ticking yes to...

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Are you already trained and working in Health Service?  Why not expand your skill set and explore new opportunities for 2017. With our part-time Health focused courses you can add to your qualification. Without interrupting too much of your time you can enrol on a a part-time course while still...

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Surprise Someone Special this Christmas with a Make-Up Masterclass Workshop at Portobello Institute With the festive season nearly upon us we have created the perfect gift for that someone special in your life. Why not treat a best friend, a loyal sister or a much-loved partner with a voucher...

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        Sketch the facts – a career in Interior Design Is your desire to make interior spaces functional, safe, and beautiful by determining space requirements and selecting decorative items, such as colours, lighting, and materials? A career in interior design is diverse and so much more...

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      The greatest sign of success for a teacher is to be able to say, “the children are now working as if I did not exist”  - Maria Montessori Through observing a child, comes an understanding that they primarily learn from their environment, choosing their own work, without adult assistance....

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Congrats to each and every graduate and best wishes for the future! On Friday 11th of November, we congratulated and celebrated with over 100 graduates and their guests at our conferring ceremony which took place at Croke Park.  Graduates were across a number of disciplines, both full-time...

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