"Bringing Education and Training to a higher level"

We are focused on providing an environment of study that will enrich the learners quality of life.

Get in touch with us now to learn how you can enhance your educational and training needs.

Welcome to Portarlington Further Education and Training Centre

Our Mission Statement

The Portarlington Further Education & Training Centre (formerly known as Portarlington AEC – Adult Education Centre) is dedicated to facilitating learning, personal growth and critical reflection through a working partnership with participants and tutors and to enrich the quality of life for all. To enable participants to engage in life-long learning in an environment of mutual support.

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Learn about our full time and part time further education and training courses QQI Level 3 to level 6

Lifelong Learning

View our third level and higher education undergraduate and postgraduate courses QQI Level 7 to Level 9


View or download our current prospectus with course information for the academic year available as a pdf document


View the latest timetable for the academic year at Portarlington Further Education and Training Centre

Study options

Full time (VTOS) or part time (BTEI) options, Post Leaving Certificate (PLC).