COVID-19 Education & Training Information

 

BAP training

For information on upcoming Bray Area Partnership online training see our Winter/Spring 2021 training programme

 

Useful training resources

Department of Education COVID-19 advice and resources page for parents, students and teachers.

 

Scoilnet is the Department of Education and Skills (DES) official portal for Irish education and has a database of over 20,000 online resources such as websites, quizzes, lesson plans, notes, videos, games and multimedia. Could be useful for parents and primary and post-primary learners to use at home.


Classroomguidance.ie are offering their online learning resources for 1-6-year secondary students free of charge up to 1st July 2020.

 

RTE Home School Hub

Brilliant hub with tons of resources, exercises, activity sheets and videos - every weekday from 10am on RTE 2.

 

Adult education

 

One Step Up website - user-friendly site to help you find your learning pathway: info on courses, funding and supports. Freephone 9am-5pm: 1800 303 669

 

Aontas Adult Learning Resource Hub: lists a wide range of online learning resources.

 

NALA is offering free tuition over the phone for adults with: reading, writing and spelling, numbers and basic maths, filling in forms (eg social welfare), fun learning ideas for kids at home, understanding health information and financial information (eg applying for mortgage relief). Freephone 1800 20 20 65 9.30am-5pm Monday-Friday, or text LEARN to 50050 for a call back with more information or to set you up with a tutor.

 

The Kildare & Wicklow Education & Training Board Online Skills Hub is offering fully funded on-line courses available to all. Courses include Leadership and Management (ILM), SCRUM Management and Microsoft Office Specialist. All courses are certified. Courses are delivered online and will be supported by a e-tutor. Email onlineskillshub@kwetb.ie to find out more.

 

e-college is a SOLAS online training facility that provides a range of high-quality certified online learning courses available any time through broadband internet access, with qualified e-tutor support, for those who wish to learn at their own pace. Their courses are being made temporarily free to those impacted by COVID-19.