Shannon Byrne, a Sports Therapy student, shares her experience of providing support at the 2019 IronMan event. In addition to her support at major sporting events, she has also interned and has subsequently started working as a Sports Massage Therapist at a Physiotherapy Clinic.
Because I hold a level 7 qualification, I could apply for the additional funding of €9,405* this year!
Upon completing her level 7, Jessica not only qualified for the higher capitation grant but also thoroughly enjoyed her return to education.
Matthew Bursey was passionate about sports and teaching others, however, he didn’t believe he had the academic ability to become a PE teacher until now!
There are multiple options within industry for students to consider and to use the skills learned in class
I was delighted to be invited to do a guest demo with current students
John Patrick always dreamed of working in aviation and the Airline and Cabin Crew Studies course at Portobello Institute made this dream come true.
Sinead completed fashion buying & merchandising course in 2017 now works for luxury brand Holt Renfrew in Toronto
David balances his commitment to his sport and his sports science studies with the support of his tutors, he say’s “they are always on your side and want you to do the best you can!”
On successful completion of his sports therapy degree, Dan O’Mahony was accepted on the RCSI Master’s Degree in physiotherapy.
Jamie Judge reflects on how developing her communication skills throughout her sports therapy degree will help her in her master’s degree in physiotherapy in London.
After 30 years in financial services Sheena switched to become a Special Needs Assistant. She describes the course as ‘ an enjoyable challenge that fitted perfectly with her home life’.