Millstreet Adult Learning Centre reopening after the Christmas Break

Millstreet Adult Learning Centre, based in Main Street (2 doors up from Aisling Shop) is back in action again after the Christmas Break.

Classes include:

  • Basic Computers,
  • Advanced Computers,
  • Word Processing,
  • English for beginners,
  • Advanced English,
  • English Reading and Writing,
  • Using Technology(smart phones and laptops), and
  • Skills for Work night classes for Farmers.

Most classes run between 1 and ½ and 3 hours one day a week, depending on level.

This term, we also have a new programme of Intensive tuition based around Computer Skills that incorporates 6 hours of classes per week for 14 weeks. If you are interested in any of the above mentioned classes, please call into the centre on Monday 16th January or Ring Marie on 086 -7707301.

Classes open to Adults over 18 years, early school leavers, those on Welfare payments, retired people, stay at home mothers/fathers or anyone who would like to upskill. Everybody welcome.

Millstreet Adult Learning Centre Open Day

Millstreet Adult Learning Centre is hosting an Open Day

on Thursday 8th September from 10am to 12 noon

at Main Street, Millstreet
( 2 doors up from AISLING gift shop).

Course tutors will be present to explain about upcoming classes and to give information about content of courses, dates, times and necessary criteria. The Adult Learning Centre is run by CETB (Cork Education Training Board) and classes are open to Adults over 18 years and are fully funded. If you are interested in classes please call in to register or if you cannot attend the open day, contact Marie on 086 7707301.

New Part-Time Further Education Opportunities for Adults in 2014 Millstreet Adult Learning Centre

Venue: Cork ETB Adult Learning Centre, Bridge St, Millstreet, Co Cork


Leading to

Course Content

Start Date

Local History


Level 4 Accreditation

Local History

This module in local history is an introduction to history, with a particular emphasis on local history, which will teachstudents the methods of carrying out historical research at a local level.

Monday 27th 2014


I afternoon per week for 16weeks

Career Planning

& IT Skills for Job Seekers

FETAC Level 4



Career Planning & Information Technology Skills


This course will assist the learner to identify his or her skills, attitudes, experiences and interests and match these to appropriate career opportunities, set personal career objectives and compile a personal career seeking toolkit.

The IT component will ensure that participants’ skills are up to date so that they are job ready.



27th Jan 2014



1 mornings

per week

for 16 weeks


Family Learning Programme

Family Learning Certificate

Supporting your child in primary school by developing literacy, numeracy and computer literacy skills with your children. The importance of play, healthy eating and understanding the primary school curriculum will all be explored.


17th Jan. 2014


10 – 12.30

1 morning per week

for 8 weeks

English as a Second Language

FETAC Level 3




The aim of this course is to enable participants to develop their English language skills and to communicate easily in everyday situations. Language levels are assessed at registration.



16th Jan. 2014


10 – 12.30

1 morning per week for 16 weeks

For further information on the above courses contact Áine 086-7707301 or email <email>

VTOS Q Centre, Mallow FETAC Level 3 National Certificate in General Learning 3M0874

VTOS have two upcoming course in general learning (FETAC Level 3, and FETAC Level 4) read below for the details:

VTOS Q Centre, Mallow

FETAC Level 3 National Certificate in General Learning 3M0874

This VTOS course is designed to provide second chance education to adults who did not complete second level education.  The aim is to improve the general education level of participants so that they can progress to further education or employment.  Adult education guidance will be available for all participants.

Course Content

  • Communications                                 Art
  • Mathematics                                       Woodwork
  • Personal Development                       Tourism
  • Study Skills                                         Nutrition & Healthy Options
  • Computer Applications                       Work Experience [read more …] “VTOS Q Centre, Mallow FETAC Level 3 National Certificate in General Learning 3M0874”

Adult Learning Centre Millstreet: Upcoming Courses 2013/14

General Learning Programme (FETAC Level 3)Modules: Communications, Career Planning and Internet Skills

Thursday & Friday morning from 11am-1pm.

Interested in finding out more about your finances? What to learn more about personal budgeting?

If so, Millstreet Adult Learning Centre is offering an 8 week FETAC Level 3 Managing Personal Finances course.

Back to Education Initiative (B.T.E.I.)

Tourism Studies (FETAC Level 4)

Component Options:

• Level 4 Customer Service
• Level 4 Tourism Visitor Care
• Level 4 Tourism Principles and Practice
• Level 4 Team-working
Mornings – 9.30am – 1.00pm From late September
 No Fees [read more …] “Adult Learning Centre Millstreet: Upcoming Courses 2013/14”

Initial Tutor Training: Millstreet Adult Learning Centre

2013-01 Volunteers who completed Co. Cork VEC's Initial Tutor Training Course in the Millstreet Adult Learning CentreCongratulations to all the volunteers who completed Co. Cork VEC’s Initial Tutor Training Course in the Millstreet Adult Learning Centre. The training ran from October through to January.
Thank you to all the volunteers that gave up their Wednesday evenings for 8 weeks to complete the NALA approved initial tutor training in Co. Cork VEC Adult Learning Centre.

Adult Education Courses + Training in Millstreet/Kanturk/Newmarket from September

Adult Education Courses & Training in North Cork from September.

FETAC Level 3 General Learning in Communications, IT Skills & Maths:

A return to education course will be running in both Millstreet, Newmarket/Kanturk from September 2012. These introduction courses are for people who want to return to education at their own pace while achieving a certificate in individual modules at FETAC level 3. The course will be one morning a week for 12 weeks. The day will be decided based on demand. Call Laoise/Kanturk on 086 3019375, Aine/Millstreet 086 7707301 for more information.

Family Learning Programmes:

Family Learning Programmes running in [read more …] “Adult Education Courses + Training in Millstreet/Kanturk/Newmarket from September”

Millstreet Adult Learning Festival

The first Millstreet Adult Learning festival is happening next month in the Community School. Most of the courses are FREE, so all you need is  a little time and ambition.

click on the PDF’s below to see the brochure, which has course details, contact details etc.

Millstreet Adult Learning brochure (a) (Front and Back pages)
Millstreet Adult Learning Festival brochure (b) (inside pages)

Millstreet Festival of Adult Learning 18th-22nd July 2011

Millstreet Festival of Adult Learning 18th-22nd July

Come and find out about your local Adult Education Service and what it has to offer.
Many taster courses available to try out for free!

At Millstreet Community School in the mornings.
From Woodwork to Storysacks and Singing, Computers and Creative Writing and Sports for All!

Further programme information will be available shortly.
Contact Elaine Hooper  086 8337811