About Coláiste Naomh Éanna

Coláiste Naomh Éanna is an Irish Language College in An Spidéal, in the heart of the Connemara Gaeltacht.

The college is located in An Spidéal. There is a strong tradition of folklore, music, sean-nós singing and dancing in this area and Irish is a living language spoken by young and old.

What We Do

Ournatural immersion courses involve a one or two week stay in An Spidéal, offering a total immersion in Gaeltacht life, culture and tradition.

Irish Language Courses are available for:

  1. Student Teachers
    See the dates and details for our Irish Courses for Student Teachers
  2. SCG / OCG Students
    Teachers who have got their qualifications abroad must pass an SCG or an OCG exam in Ireland to be fully qualified to teach in a primary school in Ireland. See the dates and details for our Irish Courses for SCG / OCG Students
  3. Adults
    We run courses for people who wish to learn irish for themselves or for people who need Irish for their work e.g. health professionals, the gardaí, the army, cival servants, bank officials etc.
    Please contact us for more information.
  4. Prospective Applicant Teachers
    Those who wish to apply for the post graduate course in primary teaching.
    Please contact us for details.
  5. Mature and Repeat Leaving Cert Students
    Mature students or students repeating their leaving cert Irish exam with a view of getting into teaching. Please contact us for more information.
  6. Grinds
    Students needing grinds with oral exam and grammar. Students repeating exams also catered for.
    Please contact us for more information.
  7. Interview Preparation
    Interview Preparation (Irish and English) for primary teachers and principal teachers’ jobs.
    Please contact us for more information.
  8. School Tours
    School tours are catered for on Inis –Meáin, Oileáin Árann (Aran islands). Accommodation, classes, field trips and activities are organised for groups of primary or secondary school tours.
    Please contact us for more information.

 

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