Our Autumn 2020 Training Programme

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Check out the free online courses and workshops we're running this autumn, starting in October 2020. You need access to a smart phone, tablet or computer to take part in these online courses - if you don’t have access to one, please do contact us and we can help!

This training programme is funded under our SICAP programme.

Qualifying criteria apply: see criteria further down this page.


Introduction to Online Learning

Four-week online course, one hour a week - starts 14th October 2020.

Learn the practical skills and technical know-how to take part in online learning, such as how to access online learning groups, take part in group chats, comment on learning threads and adjust your camera and audio settings.


Kickstarting the Under-25 Workforce in the New COVID Normal:

Get a Job course for Under-25s.

Six-week focused online course, 10am-1pm two days a week, starting later in 2020.

For unemployed young people aged 15-25.

  • One-to-one consultation on your goals & training needs
  • Personal Action Plan and goal-setting
  • CV workshop
  • Applying for jobs online
  • Tips and techniques for online interviews
  • Qualification in Microsoft Word


Career Skills

Four-week online course if you’re unemployed and looking to get back to work. Interactive group workshops with tutorials and practical exercises - starts 14th October 2020.

  • CV preparation & application forms
  • Interview techniques
  • Skills match
  • Career skills.


Introduction to Parents Plus Parenting Adolescents

Short online session to give you an introduction to this parenting adolescents course to help you decide if you want to do the full programme. Includes:

  • Topics covered in the programme
  • Understanding the teenage brain
  • Tips to help you get started with positive parenting


Introduction to Yoga

Six-week online course (one session a week) - starts 13th October 2020.

Learn how to breathe correctly, the foundational poses of a balanced yoga practice and even get an introduction to a little meditation - from the comfort of our own home via Zoom.

If you miss a class you can get the playback recording. Give yourself the gift of health this autumn and join us for some special self-care. This class is suitable


Conversational English classes 

Online conversational English group classes for people from new communities - connect with people in your community and improve your spoken English. Autumn term starts in week-commencing 12th October 2020.


Do I qualify for these courses?

You must be living in Bray, Delgany, Greystones, Kilcoole, Kilmacanogue, Newcastle Lower or Newtownmountkennedy to qualify to take part, and also belong to one or more of these groups:

  • Unemployed person
  • Low income worker
  • Young person 15-24 who is not currently in education, employment or training
  • Disadvantaged woman
  • Disadvantaged family
  • Lone parent
  • From a new community
  • Living in a disadvantaged area
  • Person with a disability
  • Substance misuser
  • Traveller
  • Roma

Email: info@brayareapartnership.ie and drop your phone number in the email for a call back,  or call 01 286 8266. 

This training programme is funded through SICAP.