Play is the key attribute to developing a child's emotional welling.  Through play and creative arts children learn to express their emotions and feelings, while free and imaginary play can assist  a child in developing their capability for decision making independently.  The use of Play Therapy...

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The Dublin Festival of Fashion takes place in the capital every September, and while we might not be up there with the major players in the fashion industry, our little cosmopolitan city has bags of creativity to offer.  Fashion trends were bursting at the seams this year and our makeup students...

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Recognising excellence in Facilities Management, the BIFM Ireland Region Awards took place on 20th November at the BIFM Summit in Dublin.  Hosted by Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin, the 1 day event at Dublin's Aviva stadium saw hundreds of FM professionals come together to network and share ideas and...

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Common Purpose is an independent, non-profit, educational organisation which aims to improve the way society works. It attracts people from all walks of life and encourages them to explore their leadership potential and are inspired to bring their leadership abilities to a bigger picture....

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They say there is an idea in everyone yet the stumbling block for most is articulating and funding that idea, and then having the know how to bring it to market.  That is whey we love Dragon's Den.  Returning for a 7th series, the popular show will be hosted once more by Richard Curran and RTE are...

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We kicked off Black Friday early on Monday and lots of people have already availed of a great discounts off new courses. All this week we are giving away up to 20% off our full and part-time courses.  Only 1 day of left of Black Friday madness so don't get left behind. We are offering discount...

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After the Christmas break it's an up hill struggle to get back into the routine of work. After all, you most probably spent the last week or so getting up late, then meeting up with friends and family or lazing around watching TV while eating your own body weight in chocolate.  Now its back to the...

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It was with great pride and emotion that we celebrated yet another graduation with our recent graduates.  This is a day for our students to celebrate with friends and family, having completed their education journey.  Whether students have undertaken a full time course or returned to education...

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This Christmas we are offering 3 for 2 on all our workshops across all our departments. You can choose from Threading, Application of Semi Permanent Eye Lashes, Creative Arts workshop, Play Therapy and many many more. Scroll through the Workshop sections within each department to view the full...

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Spring courses starting at Portobello Institute. Have a look through the courses we are starting in Spring- no need to wait until Autumn to start your studies, start now.     SPORTS Courses Sports Psychology Sports Coaching Nutritional Advisor Gym Instructor Personal Trainer Sports...

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This Christmas we are offering great discounts off our courses. - €500 off ANY full time programme - €250 off courses over €1000 - €100 off courses €1000 or less Terms and Conditions; - Courses must be paid for in full at the time of booking - Discounts do not include exam fees where they...

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Christmas has come early at Portobello Institute.  As a student starting into a new course a tablet is a"must have" and we have an apple iPad Air up for grabs.  To be in with a chance to win all you have to do is enrol on any of our Spring 2016 full or part-time courses within the next few weeks...

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