Our Community Education programme allows learners to identify their own learning needs and learn in an informal setting in their own community. Community Education classes usually run weekly for six to eight weeks.

We provide grants and tuition hour funding to Community Groups across Galway and Roscommon.

We work with many Community Groups including Men’s Sheds, Women’s Groups, Community Development Groups, Active Retired Groups, Migrant, Refugee and Asylum Seeker Groups, Disability Groups, Traveller Groups, Homeless Groups and LGBT Groups.

Our Community Education programme offers a wide range of courses including:

Arts, Crafts and Photography
Community Development and Leadership
DIY Skills and Furniture Upcycling
Gardening and Horticulture
Hair and Beauty
Health and Fitness
Mindfulness, Pilates and Yoga
Personal Development and Communication Skills

Community Education Contact Information

Galway City and Connemara
Gráinne O’Byrne
Email: grainne.obyrne@gretb.ie
Tel: 087 119 1325

Sheila Holland-Fox
Email: sheila.holland-fox@gretb.ie
Tel: 087 667 5516

Anne Mannion
Email: anne.mannion@gretb.ie
Tel: 087 626 6398