Entry Requirements & Fees

Adult Basic Education Courses

Eligibility & Fees:

Classes are free and confidential for adults who:

  • Are over 16 years of age and who are not in full-time education,

  • Need to brush up on skills such as reading, writing, maths and computers,

  • Want to up-skill or re-skill for work,

  • Would like to gain confidence,

  • Work towards a recognised certificate, if desired

Back to Education Initiative courses

Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) courses are free if:

  • You have less than upper second level education (No Leaving Cert) OR
  • Are in receipt of a Social Welfare payment or a dependent of someone in receipt of a Social Welfare payment OR
  • Have a full valid medical card.

Fees will apply to those who do not meet the above criteria. Please contact the centre for additional fee information.

Eligibility

  • Are over 16 years of age,
  • Not in full-time education,
  • Priority is given to learners with less than upper second level education
  • Learners currently employed and looking to upskill are welcome to enrol on any of our BTEI courses.
  • Fees may apply if you do not satisfy certain eligibility criteria.