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Cathal Brugha FET incorporating Killester & Marino Colleges

Connolly House, North Strand, Dublin 1 D01 Y160, Cathal Brugha FET Marlborough St, Dublin 1 D01 X8V0, Dublin City North, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: D01 X8V0

Killester College of Further Education, Dublin 5 is a centre of learning committed to providing courses, adult education and training of the highest quality.

Killester College Course Prospectus

As a College of the City of Dublin Education Training Board (CDETB), Killester College of Further Education strives to excel in responding to the educational and courses needs of the community in Dublin 5 and surrounding areas. Our courses and programmes we offer are learner-centred and provided in a friendly, inclusive and supportive environment. Killester College of Further Education won an Award for Excellence through Accessibility in 2011.

All courses at Killester College range from QQI levels 4, to levels 5 and 6. They are accredited by Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI) They are qualifications in themselves but can also be used to progress onto Third Level. We welcome all ages from school leavers to Mature students.

We are situated 5 minutes from Killester Dart Station which is two stops from Connolly Station. PLC Grants; Back to Education Allowances; Vocational Training and Opportunities scheme (VTOS) are available.

For more information about courses, evening classes and adult education at Killester College of Further Education, contact us using the details below.

Art class

Art 8 weeks | €100 6.00 – 7.30pm The course is aimed at beginners and combines drawing and painting skills over eight weeks. Participants are asked to bring HB pencils, coloured pencils and a drawing pad (available in Eason, first floor or Art and Hobby, Jervis Street Centre) and (on some evenings) brushes and paints.…

Creative Writing (10 week course)

Creative Writing is a ten-week course in which I go through the dos and don’ts of fiction/non-fiction writing and how a budding writer can make their work more attractive to publishers and editors. Each week there are a few tips on how to approach say describing scenes/situations or creating storylines. Typically, each week of the…

Dog Care and basic training

Dog Care and basic training 8 weeks | €100 6.00 – 8.00pm Do you want to know more about your dog? Get tips on how to groom your pet and keep your animal in tip top condition? Learn about proper nutrition and how to do basic obedience Sit, Stay, Down, Crate training and lots more.

Film & Literature Appreciation
Film & Literature Appreciation is a course run by Cathal Brugha FET incorporating Killester & Marino Colleges, Dublin. It is a Classroom Based course with a duration of 8 weeks.. For more information about Film & Literature Appreciation at Cathal Brugha FET incorporating Killester & Marino Colleges, please review the details below.
Flower Arranging course

Learn to create beautiful and amazing floral arrangements using fresh flowers and foliage at this Flower Arranging course.

Genealogy course (Family History)

An introduction to researching your family history which builds week on week through all the important classes of genealogy records, with an emphasis on what is available online. The Genealogy course will cover ‘How to get started’, births, marriages and deaths, census and church records, land records, newspapers, wills, military, prison and workhouse records. Suitable…

Guitar- Curently not running

Meet your new guitar teacher, James Darcy!! I have been playing guitar for 15 years and have been teaching for about 10 years to people of many ages, abilities and styles. My goal for you as a beginner in this course is to get you comfortable with the instrument within a 10 week timeframe where…

Local History

Local history 8 weeks | €100 8.00 – 10.00pm “People, places and times past: An introduction to local history research.” An introduction to all the sources for local history which includes research methods & organising your research; primary and secondary sources and where to find them; how family, local and national histories relate; appraising sources…

Pilates class

6.30 – 7.30pm, 7.35 – 8.35pm Build strength, flexibility and endurance while concentrating on core muscles to promote a supple and graceful body. Students are required to bring their own Pilates mat.

Stained Glass Making- currently not running

Create your own Stained Glass panel / art. Learn the skills of patterns, glass selection, cutting, foiling and soldering. Students will complete at least one colourful stained glass piece. (This course is also suited to continuing students).

Yoga (Hatha Yoga)

7.00 – 8.00pm Hatha Yoga focuses on the practice and perfection of asanas (postures) and breathing control: each movement is deeply connected with the breath and this action bring us towards a state of physical and mental health. This 60 minutes class is open to everyone and aims to practice together to disconnect from the…

Advanced Animal Science Level 6

Animal Science; Animal Behaviour; Team Leadership; Work Experience; Wild Animal Management; Animal Grooming; Grooming Science; Canine Obedience & Training; Kennel & Cattery Management

Animal Science Level 5

Animal Welfare; Animal Grooming; Animal Behaviour; Small Animal Husbandry & Housing; Biology; Animal Anatomy & Physiology; Maths- optional; Veterinary Assisting; Work Experience; Communications; Word Processing

Business Studies

Accounting, Manual & Computerised;  Business Administration Skills;  Communications;  Personal & Professional Development;  Spreadsheets;  Statistics; Law; Word Processing;  Marketing Practice

Business with Logistics & Distribution

Warehousing; Inventory Control;  Freight Forwarding; Communications;Personal & Professional Development; Spreadsheet Methods; Statistics; Business Admin.

Classroom Assistant/Special Needs Assistant
Classroom Assistant/Special Needs Assistant is a course run by Cathal Brugha FET incorporating Killester & Marino Colleges, Dublin. It is a Classroom Based course with a duration of one academic year. Classroom Assistant/Special Needs Assistant gives a Course Qualification of Level 5 Certificate, awarded by QQI. For more information about Classroom Assistant/Special Needs Assistant at Cathal Brugha FET incorporating Killester & Marino Colleges, please review the details below.

Networking Essentials  (CCNA Introduction to Networks); Computer Systems Hardware; Operating Systems; Programming and Design Principles (Python); Maths for IT; Virtualisation Support; ICT Security Policy & Management (Cisco CyberSecurity Essentials); Work Experience; Communications

Cultural & Heritage Studies (Pre-University Arts)

Archaeology; Folklore and Ethnology; Local History; European Studies; Heritage; Communications; Tourism Principles and Practice; Personal & Professional Development; Word Processing; Research & Study Skills

Pharmacy Assistant

Nutrition; Anatomy & Physiology; Retail Selling; Work Experience; Communications; Over the Counter Medicine; Biology; Human Growth & Development; Retail Display; Spreadsheets


Anatomy and Physiology Psychology Teamworking Infection prevention & Control Human Growth and Development Word Processing Communications Personal & Professional Development To supplement and enhance the QQI modules the course will offer, three specialist weeks through the year, focusing on Introduction to Policing Studies, Introduction to Fire Service Operations and PHECC Emergency First Response (EFR)


Ecological Field Methods; Biodiversity and the Natural Environments; Sustainable Water Management; Biological Diversity; Biology; Teamworking; Work Experience; Permaculture Design; Statistics

Pre-University Science

Anatomy & Physiology; Biology; Physics; Laboratory Skills; Chemistry; Mathematics; Communications; Word Processing; Personal & Professional Development


Cathal Brugha FET incorporating Killester & Marino Colleges
Connolly House, North Strand, Dublin 1 D01 Y160
Cathal Brugha FET Marlborough St, Dublin 1 D01 X8V0, Dublin City North, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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