Community Education

What is Community Education?
Kerry Education and training Board in conjunction with the community and voluntary sector organise and deliver courses in the villages and parishes of County Kerry.  This ensures that all adults in Kerry have an opportunity to participate in education programmes. These course are provided free of charge.

Kerry Education and Training Board’s Community Education programme aims to provide locally based education programme that is responsive to the local community’s needs.  A programme that is accessible, inclusive and culturally appropriate will be developed in consultation with the local community.  The Community Education Programme is learning that takes place in the community, embraces the principals of empowerment, consideration, collective consciousness, social justice and equality of access.

Community Education Classes for Autumn 2022

Upcycling Furniture

This course will commence on 21st September 2022 and run for six Wednesday evenings 7pm  – 9.30pm . This will give you a chance to experiment with a variety of techniques to revive old furniture. Complete beginners welcome. Apply here


This course commences on 19th September and runs for 6 weeks on Monday evenings from 7pm to 8pm.         Apply here

Find Your Personal Style!

This course commences on 21st September and runs for 6 weeks on Wednesday 11am to 1pm.

Figuring out your personal style is the first step in creating a functional wardrobe you love. Are you ready to explore your style again? Are you looking to shake things up in your wardrobe? This 6 week course is just what you are looking for.  Apply here

Chair Yoga

This course commences on 21st September 2022 and runs for 6 weeks  12-1pm  on Wednesday afternoons . Suitable for all abilities Apply here

Introduction to Genealogy

Discover how to research your family tree and discover records and records skills to help you connect with your ancestors. This course will run for 10 weeks, Monday evenings 7 to 9.30pm for 10 weeks starting 26th September . Apply here

Introduction to Pottery

This course will commence on 3rd October 2022 and run for six Monday evenings 7.15pm -9.30pm.Complete beginners most welcome, all materials will be supplied. Apply here


This course will start on 5th October 2022 and run for 8 Wednesday evenings 7pm-9.30pm. Complete beginners most welcome. Apply here.

Healthy cooking Made Easy!

This course will run on Tuesday mornings 10am to 1pm for 6 weeks starting 15th November 2022. During this hands on course you will learn the basics of nutrition & healthy cooking for everyday as well as delicious, healthy options for Christmas.  Apply here

Christmas Crafts

This course starts on 16th November 2022 and will run for 5 Wednesday evenings 7pm to 9.30pm.    Get ready for the festive season and create beautiful handmade gifts and decorations. Apply here

For further information please contact the Centre on 066 7131977 or email