Our Courses

Based on the success of the Summer programme we have adapted these Department of Education approved courses for Adult Education online purposes.

The 3 Adult Education courses are:

1. Mindfulness & Life Skills,
2. Mindfulness, Well-being & Happiness
3. Resilience, Self-Esteem and Self-Empowerment

Each participant will receive a certificate and a book of notes at the end of the course.

As before, the fee structure is €65 for 1 course, 2 courses for €85 and €95 for a 3 course bundle.
For more information, please click on


Mindfulness & Life Skills

Summer Only

This course is designed to offer a practical approach to Mindfulness and Life Skills in our stressful world. It will develop skills and strategies that lead to higher concentration and attention levels, reduced stress and increased positivity for both pupils and teachers. The course offers a range of ideas, concepts and suggestions for practical use at home and in the classroom to facilitate the teaching of Mindfulness. An ideal course to de-stress in these unsettling times.


Resilience, Self-esteem & Self-empowerment

Summer Only

The course is designed to examine the significance of self-esteem, self-empowerment & resilience, and their application in the classroom.
It has been specially created to assist teachers in their personal and professional self-awareness and self-care. Key principles of SPHE will be identified and considered, focusing on the promotion of personal development, self-esteem, self-confidence and self-empowerment.


Leadership & Management Skills

Summer only

Learn about leadership, the qualities of a good leader and the importance of adopting and cultivating good leadership traits. Participants will be guided to become the best leader that they can and learn the difference between managers and leaders, and how these differences determine the outcome of various exercises. Over the five modules, participants will acquire knowledge to construct and develop a skills management portfolio and relay these to their colleagues and pupils.


Following the Artist’s Way

Summer only

This course is aimed at teachers who would like to foster a deeper appreciation and understanding of the 5 strands of the Visual Arts curriculum, while cultivating their own inner artist. The five modules are packed full of inspiring ideas, and we offer a wealth of sample lessons and techniques to awaken and nurture the budding artist. Acquire skills that give you endless personal pleasure, and bring a fun new dynamic to your classroom.


Mindfulness, Well-being & Happiness

Summer only

This course offers a range of positive skills & strategies to promote the teaching of Mindfulness, Well-being & Happiness in the classroom. All S.P.H.E. course themes were chosen to enable both teacher and pupil to flourish intellectually, emotionally, socially and physically. Participants will acquire a set of empowering tools and techniques to enhance their daily living. Weave well-being into your week’s work


Positive Behavioural Management

Summer only

Stock up on your strategies this Summer to motivate and manage student behaviour. We focus on promoting positive behaviour, and encourage students to be accountable by allowing them to design their own rules and expectations. We provide techniques and tips to prevent power struggles, maintain self-control, set goals, resolve conflict and maintain calmness and positivity.


Mastery of Music

Summer only

Bring the supreme joy of Music to your classroom, with our detailed information, instructional sequences and teaching suggestions for working within the Music Curriculum. We explore the various strands through online activities and tutorials, touching on listening, responding, performing and composing. Add an enjoyable dimension to your week’s work.


Physical & Mental Well-being in School

Summer only

Join us to discover the essence of Well-being and make it part of your home and work life. Our course is key to equipping children with the skills and knowledge to deal with challenges that impact on their well-being. We offer a myriad of tips and strategies to support personal and pupil well-being.



Our Goal is to provide optimum Continuous Professional Development learning opportunities for Primary School Teachers. We will offer an array of courses from Mindfulness to IT, Music to Resilience, Self-esteem to Self-empowerment. All courses are taught online, and facilitated by highly experienced tutors who direct the learning process by answering questions and queries. All courses commence on 4th July and must be completed by August 19th

Please register your interest

    * One lucky 2022 course participant will walk away with an Apple iPad! Last year's winner was Jennifer Raya Mompart.


    A really well laid out course, extremely enjoyable and fantastic notes. I will definitely recommend it to colleagues. Thanks.


    I really liked this course it was practical with great links to use throughout the year. It was very concise with no ‘padding’ like other courses would have. It was very helpful for the teacher personally as well as professionally.  I’d highly recommend this course to others.


    Very enjoyable course, extremely beneficial and very well put together. Made life very easy for the user and also contained lots of vital content, information and tips.


    I thoroughly enjoyed this course.  I thought the modules were very well put together and all are very useful in the classroom.


    I really enjoyed the Stress Management and Mindfulness course. I know that it will be very helpful in my day to day life and my classroom in the future. Thanks for all of your help. I hope to take part in your courses again next year.


    This was a most enjoyable course with lots of practical suggestions and strategies for dealing with stress.


    Meet the Team!

    At Teacher Summer Courses our educators are dedicated to providing great learning opportunities for Primary School Teachers. Combining Teaching, Mindfulness, IT, Reiki, Music, Business and Counselling skills, our experienced, multi-disciplinary team have been facilitating workshops and seminars for over 20 years.

    Michael McKeever

    Julie Ruane

    Joan Hunt

    Sue Nolan

    Poul Moestrup

    Keith O Ruadháin

    Brian McLoughlin

    Gráinne Tyndall