Education & Training

Are you unemployed and considering further education or training?

Whether you require an add on course to make your skills more marketable or wish to embark on a whole new career Dublin North West Area Partnership’s Local Employment Services can help you identify and secure the course most suitable to your needs.

Our Local Employment Service staff have many years experience in helping adults returning to education. We can help you identify and access a wide range of courses from Basic Adult Education (help with reading and writing) right through to Third Level degree courses. We can also provide information and support in relation to finance for education. Occasionally we also run special programmes in conjunction with other agencies in the DNWAP area.

Internet Access

Internet access is available in both our offices for:

  • Typing skills
  • Driver Theory Test
  • Career direction
  • Job searching
  • Identifying courses

Basic Computer Training

Dublin North West Area Partnership also provides access to Basic Computer training to help individuals develop the skills necessary for job seeking. Training includes:

  • How to set up an e-mail address
  • How to search the internet
  • How to prepare and save a word document
  • How to attach a document to an e-mail

Literacy Support

Our Local Employment Service can refer individuals that have difficulty with reading, writing or math into local literacy services. These services are offered in a private and confidential way on either a one-to-one or group basis subject to the individual’s needs.