From Tuesday 5th October 2021 10 Nights 7:30 - 9:00pm unless otherwise stated.
Course No. 1
Art Drawing, design, watercolours and oils. Fee: €125.00 (Course materials extra) Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 2
Cardmaking & Papercraft Show family and friends they're special with handmade greeting cards for all occasions. In a fun and relaxed environment learn a range of techniques and experiment with different styles each week. The classes will accommodate absolute beginners as well as those who have some experience and want to develop their skills. Learn how you can incorporate other hobbies such as knitting or painting into card making.
Fee: €130.00 Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 3 Digital SLR Photography - Introduction Learn the basics of photography including improving your composition, exposure, shutter speed, aperture, ISO & much much more. Fee: €125.00 Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 4 English for Beginners Basic English course for speakers of other languages Fee: €120.00 Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 5 Fun & Relaxation with the Angels Online Zoom Class This class allows you to enjoy personalised angel card-reading meditations in the comfort of your own home. Join us each week to share your difficulties & joys with a group of like minded people. Each class aims to be uplifting, joyful, fun & replenishing. Fee: €125.00 Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 6
First Aid - Irish Red Cross Certificate Basic First Aid Skills. (Manual included) Fee: €115.00 Length of Course: N.B. 8 weeks only: 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 7
Irish Conversation for Primary School Teaching Grammar & conversation course focusing on B2 Level TEG exam for PME in Primary Education. N.B. 7.30 - 8.45pm Fee: €110.00 Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-8.45pm
Course No. 8
Irish Conversation Ideal for parents whose children are starting school this year or for those who wish to learn Irish in a fun & relaxed environment with a native Irish speaker. Fee: €110.00 Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-8.45pm
Course No. 9
Irish Academy of Public Relations (www.irishacademy.com) at OBCS Journalism (Cert.) Covers various modules in Journalism. How the media works, ethics and Issues, Language use, News, Reporting, Compiling and Editing Newsletters, Feature articles and Interviewing skills. Fee includes tuition, IAPR registration & examination fee. (Repeat or missed exam extra). Fee:€220.00 Length of Course: 10 weeks. 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 10 NEW NEW NEW Macrame Learn the art of decorating your home with wall hangings, plant hangers, table runners, rugs, etc. All made with simple knots, natural dyes and recycled objects. This wonderful artwork is easy to learn and will wow your friends and family with these amazing statement art pieces for the modern home. N.B. Course materials extra. Fee: €125.00 Length of Course: N.B. 10 week course 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 11 Plumbing - DIY Learn how to carry out plumbing repairs & installation in your home. Emphasis will be placed on practical hands-on plumbing. No tools or materials required Fee: €120.00 Length of Course: N.B. 10 week course 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 12 Sign Language Level 1 Level 1 from the Sign Language Association of Ireland. Fee: €255.00 Exam Fee Extra. Length of Course: N.B. 15 week course 7.30-9.00pm.
TAI-CHI Improve posture, balance & co-ordination through smooth conscious movements. Develop breath awareness, concentration & relaxation, enabling you to deal with everyday stresses calmly & effectively. (Suitable for all ages and fitness levels). Beginners: 7.20-8.20pm. Improvers: 8.30-9.30pm. Fee: €105.00 Length of Course: 10 nights N.B.
Course No. 15 Woodwork Develop an understanding of basic hand & small machinery tools. Learn to design & make your own project for home, office or garden. Fee: €140.00 Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 16
Yoga for Beginners Fee: €120.00 The basics and fundamentals of yoga poses are introduced. Learn the process of proper alignment in the poses, breathing techniques and to build confidence in your yoga postures learning to listen to your own instincts to what feels an appropriate safe depth of movement and alignment for you. I finish the class with a wonderful deep relaxation (Savasana) and will go home feeling balanced and relaxed ready for a good night's sleep. These classes are designed for both students with no experience as well as the pupils who have attended previous classes. Length of Course: 10 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Tuesday Short Courses
Course No. 17 Excel Beginners Suitable for those who wish to learn how to use spreadsheets. Learn how to input data, apply basic formula, alter the presentation and layout of a spreadsheet and print data tables. N.B. 5 Week Course Fee: €70.00 Length of Course: 5 nights 7.30-9.00pm
Course No. 18
Free Basic Computers Course funded by The Digital Skills for Citizens Grant Scheme. This course will cover Online Transactions, Email, Online Shopping, Social Media and Web Exploration. N.B. 5 week course Fee: FREE Length of Course: 5 nights 7.30-9.00pm
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