There are lots of options for primary teachers when choosing a summer Continuous Professional Development course to attend. Many of the courses are available online so attendance is possible from anywhere in Ireland. Sometimes, you may have a specific topic or area in mind that you would like to learn about e.g., to improve your Irish Grammar, or to learn about the Science of Reading, so you may wish to look across all of the providers to see if there are any courses available on this topic.
Below is a list of the main teacher summer course providers in Ireland to assist with searching for your ideal course.
- Education Centres – You can use the ESCI website to search for summer courses across all of the Education Centres, specifying online or relating to a specific keyword that you are interested in.
- CPD College
- Hibernia College
- Marino Institute of Education
- Mary Immaculate College
- Actualise Academy
- Irish Mindfulness Academy
- Child Psychology Institute
Update: 16th June 2023: Drumcondra Education Centre have published their annual booklet listing all course providers and approved summer CPD courses in Ireland. Click here to be brought to the page to download this list.