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Liberties College

Bull Alley Street, Dublin D08 A8N0, Dublin, Republic of Ireland. Eircode: D08A8N0

Liberties College is a further education college, running courses, evening classes and adult education in Dublin 8, the centre of Dublin city.

Through our Part-Time Evening Courses we strive to offer flexible and up-to-the-minute training in both Hobby/Self-Improvement and Qualification & Employment QQI courses.

Please visit https://www.libertiescollege.ie/evening-courses/ to consult our latest range of adult courses and evening classes. Alternatively you may view our courses in the Nightcourses.com Course Finder or contact us via the details below.

Altering and Upcycling your Wardrobe (10wks)

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: We all have things in our wardrobe that do not fit or just do not suit anymore. This course shows you how to give your pre-loved garments a new lease of life and teaches you the essential skills to enable you to carry out simple alterations so that you can turn…

Analogue Photographic Techniques – 10wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This course covers analogue photography and darkroom techniques. You will learn how to take photographs with an analogue camera. In addition you will gain an understanding of composition, lighting and how to process a B&W film. You will also have an opportunity to print from your negatives. While all the materials…

Anatomy and Physiology QQI Level 5 5N0749 - 10 wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This course will enable the student to develop a knowledge and understanding of the functions and structure of the human body. The course is suitable for students who need a science subject to enable them to apply for nursing. It is also suitable for those working in the healthcare sector, community…

Creative Writing for Absolute Beginners - 8 wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: Lots of people have a desire to write yet have not begun the journey nor have they persevered because they lack the skills to enable them to write c0-herently and with clarity. This short course will teach the absolute essentials to enable you to start writing and express your personal story.…

Creative Writing, Beginners/Improvers - 10 wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This 10 week Creative Writing course is for individuals starting out in the area of Creative Writing and who are seeking to learn the skills and nuture their creative ability. Tuition will focus on teaching techniques of prose, poetry and dramatic story telling. There will be an emphasis on understanding of…

Digital Marketing (Level 5 QQI Digital Marketing Minor Award 5N1364 and Project Management course (Level 6 QQI Minor Award 6N4090) - 26wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This course will teach and assess a broad range of both Digital Marketing & Project-Management skills. The modules delivered on this course are as follows: 5N1364 Digital Marketing 6N4090 Project Management In general the course aims to provide students with the skills, knowledge and aptitude to manage and scale projects using…

Genealogy – 5wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: Want to discover your ancestry and connect with past generations of your family. Find surviving relatives with whom they may have lost contact (or, indeed, never met) due to a variety of circumstances such as generational emigration or adoption. COURSE CONTENT: Topics include the following; Instruction on how to perform a…

Glass Fusing/Slumping course – 10wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: Suited to absolute beginners as well as those with some experience of working with Glass. You will get an opportunity to make decorative pieces including jewellery and fine art glass. This course covers the basic, glass cutting, forming, fusing and slumping techniques. COURSE CONTENT: Cutting and shaping glass using various tools Understand the…

Irish for Parents and Adults – 8wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This course is suitable for parents preparing their children to enrol in Gael-Scoileanna or similar immersive language settings. The focus will be on developing confidence and fluency in speaking and comprehension in the Irish language. Parents will learn how to communicate with their child’s school in both oral and written formats.…

Maternity Care Support Level 5 QQI Minor Award 5N3746 – 10wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: Tuition will focus on the care of mother and baby, supporting midwifery teams, knowledge of infection control and maintenance of a clean and safe environment in the maternity unit. For assessment purposes, the student will be required to demonstrate competence in practical skills in a number of procedures normally carried out…

Mathematics for Parents and Adults - 8 wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This course is designed to help parents with their children’s maths homework by covering topics that are included on the school curriculum. It will also demonstrate ways to bring maths to life at home, helping to make the subject relevant to everyday life. This course is also suitable for adults wanting…

National Tour Guiding, Special Purpose Level 6 QQI Award 6S20232 – 26wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: As tourism is such a fast growing industry in Ireland and the number of overseas visitors to our shores is set to increase significantly over the next few years, the demand for qualified tour guides has never been higher.  This course is aimed at people who have a genuine interest in…

Painting for Absolute Beginners (8wks)

PURPOSE OF THIS COURSE: This eight week painting course is designed for absolute beginners.  The first few weeks will be spent colour mixing and the course will culminate in a finished painting.  Teaching will include demonstration in practical painting and drawing skills together with opportunities to experiment with a variety of painting and drawing media.…

Painting for Improvers - 5wks.

Purpose of the Course: This is a short refresher course in painting. It is designed to bridge the skills from beginners to improvers and is suited to students intending to progress to the Painting QQI Level 5, 5N1302 minor award. Teaching will focus on the technical and creative aspects of painting as well as looking…

Painting QQI Level 5, 5N1302 - 20 wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This course offers students the opportunity to learn the technical and creative aspects of painting. The assessment of learning will consist of preparing a portfolio for the QQI Level 5 Minor Award in Painting. This will require students to show their competence in a range of artistic skills as well as…

Pottery course (Advanced 22 Weeks)

This Pottery course focuses on developing the skills learned in the Pottery for Beginners course to enable the participant to attain a greater level of creative confidence and specialist technical proficiency in ceramic design. The areas which will be addressed are master throwing, glazing, edition making ceramic techniques and firing techniques. This course runs on…

Pottery course (Beginners 10 Wks)

This Pottery course covers the basic methods/techniques in pottery including, pinch pots, coil pots, slab building, mould making, pot throwing, 3D ceramic & relief sculpture and glazing. Participants will have the opportunity to make pottery with both functional and decorative applications. SCHEDULE: Wednesdays 19.00-21.00hrs. From 18th Sep. ’19 to 27th Nov. ’19 APPLICATION & ENROLLMENT: Application is by…

Pottery course (Beginners) - 10 wks

This Pottery course covers the basic methods/techniques in pottery including, pinch pots, coil pots, slab building, mould making, pot throwing, 3D ceramic & relief sculpture and glazing. Participants will have the opportunity to make pottery with both functional and decorative applications. WEBPAGE: http://www.libertiescollege.ie/courses/pottery/ SCHEDULE: Wednesdays 17.00-18.50hrs. From 18th Sep. ’19 to 27th Nov. ’19 APPLICATION & ENROLLMENT: Application…

SEO for Small Businesses – 5wks

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This short course is suitable for those in small businesses or individuals in startups wanting to maximize their web exposure and grow their business. Whether you consider yourself, a ‘techie’ or not you will get an opportunity to learn how to optimize your company website or social media presence. Simple well-structured…

Textile Arts, Beginners - 3 days

PURPOSE OF THE COURSE: This 3-day course is suitable for individuals who have no experience of making textiles but have always wanted to try it out. It is a practical course, which, teaches the basic techniques and helps you to understand some of the key elements of design. The objective being that students will get…

Access Course for Higher Education Young Adults (TAP)

Liberties College is one of three colleges of further education working in partnership with the Trinity Access Programmes to provide access courses to Higher Education. On successful completion of this course students may apply directly for entry to degree courses in Trinity College Dublin in the Faculties of Arts and Social Sciences (BESS – Business,…

Advanced Actor Training

An advanced course in actor training and musical theatre, offering training to reach professional performing standards. This is an advanced course for applicants with relevant training. Participants work as a performing company and are in production throughout the period of training.

Applied Social Studies – Mature Students

This is a one year course for students over the age of 21 years who wish to enter the fields of Social Care and Social Studies. As an access programme this course meets the needs of students who wish to apply for mature entry to Higher Education or further professional training

Applied Social Studies – Young Adults

This is a broad academic introduction to social studies and social care. As an access programme this course caters particularly to those who wish to progress to Higher Education or further professional training.

Art and Craft Professional Practice

This is a one year Professional Practice course in the area of Art and Craft. Students will work with a range of practical craft skills, focusing on a specialised skill base and developing pathways to employment or third level studies.

Computer Systems and Networks – QQI Level 6

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the skills and understanding to install, configure and maintain computer systems, networks and cloud systems, leading to employment in a range of sectors.

Early Childhood Care and Education QQI Level 6 – with an Introduction to Outdoor and Forest School

This is an advanced course suited to participants who would like to work in the Early Years sector and who have an interest in Outdoor and Forest School Education. This course would give students confidence and skills to take children outdoors to experience the benefits of nature based play and it will also help the…

Early Childhood Care and Education – QQI Level 5

This one-year full-time course prepares students to work with young children. It is ideal for both school-leavers and experienced mature persons seeking a formal qualification. Successful students enjoy excellent employment prospects.

Early Childhood Care and Education – QQI Level 6

This one year full time is an advanced Childcare course is suited to participants with previous childcare training who wish to develop their range of childcare industry knowledge. Successful participants may advance to Team Leader in an ECCE or ECEC setting. Progression prospects are excellent both to work and Higher Education.

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