Update for week of 06 February 2017

It’s not too late to sign up for Irish language classes!

It’s not too late to sign up for DIT’s Free Irish Classes for Staff & Students and join us for Conversation Groups and Irish Language Training and Events throughout this semester.

-          IRISH LANGUAGE CLASSES:

Classes are provided at 6 different levels, from Complete Beginners to Higher Intermediate and take place at lunch times and evenings across 5 DIT campuses. Highly skilled tutors deliver the conversation based classes following the European Certificate in Irish qualifications curricula (www.teg.ie)

The classes are open to all staff and students and will run until the week of the 20th March and you can Register here

-          IRISH LANGUAGE TRAINING:

The ‘Practical Irish in the Workplace 1’ training course will begin this Thursday, 9thFebruary for 4 weeks, in DIT Aungier St. from 11.30-1p.m in Room 4-069. The 4 weeks course is aimed at DIT Staff wishing to develop Service Provision through Irish across DIT.

The Official Languages Act requires that Public Bodies increase the volume and standard of services available in Irish over a period of time. This training course develops practical Irish language skills through role play scenarios for example; discusses the role of Irish in the workplace and highlights the main obligations on Public Bodies under the Official Languages Act and you can Register here

-          IRISH LANGUAGE CONVERSATION GROUPS:

‘Caife & Gaeilge’ – Irish Language Conversation Groups come together one morning a week in Aungier St, Bolton St, Cathal Brugha St. and Grangegorman from Tuesdays to Thursdays. The conversation groups are informal, they meet at coffee break and are an ideal opportunity to practise and develop your spoken Irish. Suí isteach – sit in and you’ll be surprised at how much Irish you know! Fáilte mhór roimh chách!

TIMETABLE & INFORMATION on all classes, training & conversation groups here

STAFF REGISTRATION for all classes, training & conversation groups here

UPCOMING IRISH LANGUAGE EVENTS IN DIT listed here

FURTHER INFORMATION / TUILLEADH EOLAIS: Siobhán / Gráinne in Oifig na Gaeilge, ITBÁC, Áras Ráth an Dúin, Gráinseach Ghormáin, 01 4027043 / gaeilge@dit.ie / www.dit.ie/gaeilge

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