Adult Education Service
The Adult Education Service South East ( Dublin) is part of Dublin & Dun Laoghaire Education Training Board (DDLETB). We provide free tuition to adults over the age of 18 and currently not in full time education. We provide a supportive environment for those who want to learn a new skill or upskill.
Our courses provide new learning opportunities that lead to employment, self-development or progression to further study. We provide a welcoming, supportive learning environment. Classes are small and take place at times that suit you. We have experienced, friendly and learner centered tutors. We offer a range of full and part time courses including accredited and non-accredited courses. See the full list below.
with: Career choices Childcare Job Skills Moving to new education stage Reading and writing Studying
We work with
young people who are in/have: In work and looking learning opportunities Left education after secondary school Left School Early Not in education, employment or training
Adult Guidance Service-
The Adult Guidance Service provides guidance and information on education, training and career options to anyone over the age of 18 and not in full-time education. The Guidance Service provides information and support that will help you reach your goal.
Back To Education Initiative
Free Part Time accredited provision (QQI Level 2 – 5) in Community Care, Community Development, Applied Social Studies, I.T. and other subjects
* Eligibility Criteria includes 18-65 years old, in receipt of a social welfare payment or/medical card holder or/not completed a Leaving Certificate.
Free Part time provision delivered in local community groups.
Free part time English classes for Speakers of Other Languages. Learners must be over 18 years. Beginners, Intermediate and Advanced Levels available. Some eligibility criteria apply.
Key Skills Service
Free part time provision for anyone wanting support to improve their reading, writing, numeracy and digital skills
Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (Over 21’s)
Offering unemployed adults an opportunity to return to full-time learning with the potential to achieve QQI Level 4 accreditation in Information Technology Skills.
Connect with Adult Education Service Dundrum
South East Adult Education Service – Dundrum, Sydenham Road Dundrum, Dublin 14, D14 YY56;
Tel: 01 298 9283
Connect with Adult Education Service Dun Laoghaire
South East Adult Education Service – Dun Laoghaire, Loughlinstown Training Centre, Loughlinstown.
Phone 01 204 3607
Where can young people progress to after your service/courses?
Progression is an option within the Further Education sector (Levels 3-6). Adult Learners within the Adult Education Service South East may progress to higher education.