Fingal Adult Guidance Service is a Department of Education and Science funded initiative which provides a quality educational guidance service for adults. The service was established in 2006 and is one of 40 services in Ireland offering a guidance service to adults which includes impartial adult education information, one-to-one guidance and group guidance, which will help people to make informed educational, career and life choices. The guidance service is free of charge and available by appointment in the Balbriggan, Swords, Blanchardstown and Riversdale offices. This service is free of charge, friendly and relaxed, confidential, impartia and supportive. Please contact the relevant office to make an appointment with the guidance coordinator.
Adult guidance can help you with:
- Exploring your career and learning options
- Identifying your skills, interests and goals in life
- Deciding on a course or career that best suits you
- Making a new start in education and supporting you while learning
- Support in overcoming issues that may be holding you back
- Planning for the future
- Job seeking skills including CV preparation, application forms and interview techniques
Our priority as a service is to the students attending classes with Fingal Adult Education Service. We are also keen to help those who feel they did not do well at school or who left school early and who now want a second chance to improve their education.