Summer Courses

Places will only be awarded on receipt of payment (where applicable) and will be on a first come first served basis.

Times for all courses: 9.30-11.30am & 12.00-2.00pm daily

For full course descriptions and individual courses fees please see booklet below 

Booklet 1.0 MiB

Poster 1.9 MiB

Course Summary

Course Code Title Venue Date
WCEC01 A study of Local History through the Ages West Cork Education Centre, The Square, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC02 Teaching outside the classroom: Primary Education in Nature Irish National Forestry Foundation, Manch, Ballineen, Co. Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC03 SESE in Our Locality West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC04 Enhancing teaching and learning in the Primary PE Curriculum Scoil Naomh Eltin, Kinsale, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC05 Aistear – Play, Literacy and Numeracy (Infants) Fernhill House Hotel, Clonakilty, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC06 Exploring Creative Craft Skills to enhance the delivery of Visual Arts Curriculum Our Lady of Mercy NS, Bantry, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC07 Exploring Primary Science in the Classroom Scoil Eoin, Innishannon, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC08 Teaching in the Organic Bio-Diverse School Garden St Patrick’s BNS, Skibbereen, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC09 Progress through Change – Finding Balance in Our Lives St Colmans BNS, Macroom, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC10 ABLE4 Teachers – Skills for Listening and Supporting in the School Community. Bandon, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC11 PDST School Leadership (Tánaiste) For Deputy Principals & Acting Deputy Principals only St Mary’s Secondary School, Macroom, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC12 The Infant Classroom: Practical Strategies for the Infant Teacher West Cork Education Centre, The Square, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC13 PDST Physical Literacy – Move Well, Move Often St Mary’s NS, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
WCEC14 Enhancing Teacher & Student Wellbeing through use of Yoga, Movement & Mindfulness. Scoil an Chroí Ró Naofa, Castletownbere, Co Cork Monday 2nd – Friday 6th July
18WC701 PDST TiE Embedding ICT into Teaching, Learning & Assessment St Colman’s NS, Macroom, Co Cork Monday 2nd- Friday 6th July
18WC702 PDST TiE Creating and Using Digital Resources for Across the Primary Curriculum West Cork Education Centre, The Square, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 2nd – Friday 6th July
WCEC15 Enhancing Teacher & Student Wellbeing through use of Yoga, Movement & Mindfulness. West Cork Education Centre, The Square, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 9th-Friday 13th July
WCEC16 Exploring Teacher/Artist Partnerships as a model for CPD for Supporting & Enhancing Arts Education in Ireland West Cork Education Centre, The Square, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 9th-Friday 13th July
WCEC17 Teaching Chess in Primary Schools West Cork Education Centre, The Square, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 9th-Friday 13th July
WCEC18 Enhancing the delivery of PE and Integration with other Curriculum Subjects – BLENDED COURSE GAA Grounds, Skibbereen, Co Cork Monday 20th – Wednesday 22nd (Further 8 hrs to be completed on-line)
WCEC19 Practical Music for the Primary Classroom and the Kodály Approach West Cork Education Centre, The Square, Dunmanway, Co Cork Monday 20th – Friday 24th Aug

Course Booking Info

To book a place on any of the courses please complete an application form below and send together with payment details (where applicable) to:

Summer Courses,
West Cork Education Centre,
The Square,
Dunmanway,
Co Cork

Application Form 2018 76.5 KiB

Participants who fail to gain places on the course of their choice due to course being at maximum numbers will be contacted immediately with an alternative choice.

All participants will have their places confirmed after the closing date.

Please note that after course places have been confirmed all fees will be non-refundable. West Cork Education Centre reserves the right to cancel a course in the event of under-booking. Should this be necessary, every effort will be made to accommodate you on another course or your Registration Fee (where applicable) will be returned. If a participant moves from a course where there is no Fee, the place on new course can only be confirmed when the Fee is received.

Courses are open to Primary & Post Primary Teachers