Important Guidelines on Return to Class

Please read carefully

Dear Students,

We look forward to welcoming you back to your classes. However, with the high incidence of COVID infections we need to ensure a safe return for all our students, therefore we ask the following of all our students and staff.

  • Continue to wear your mask at all times in class and around the centre
  • Wash/Sanitise your hands regularly
  • Maintain social distancing of 2 mtrs


We also ask you to follow HSE guidelines regarding the following:


  • If you have been asked to Restrict Your Movements- Please do not attend your Adult Education Class and follow instructions given by the HSE.


  • If you have been told to Self-Isolate- Please do not attend your Adult Education Class and follow instructions given by the HSE.


  • If you are displaying any symptoms of COVID-Please do not attend your Adult Education Class and please contact your GP/Doctor or request a test from the HSE. They may refer you for further testing (PCR) or send you antigen tests, please follow instructions given by the HSE.


For further information and advice go to or free phone 1800 700 700


If you have any questions please contact the centre to talk to you course co-ordinator.


Sarsfield House 01 841 7763       Castlemill Education Centre 01 802 0360


Burgundy House 01 840 8946    The Plaza 01 840 8946

Please stay safe and act safe,

Kind regards,

Joanne Russell

Adult Education Officer

Letter To all Students regarding return to class #

Not sure what course to do? Avail of free and confidential support from one of our Adult Guidance Counsellors

The Adult Guidance and Information Service provides access to a quality, free, impartial, confidential and professional guidance counselling service. We have added additional resources to our page to support people during Covid-19 or  you can email the Adult Guidance and Information Team on the following email addresses:

  • Adult Guidance Co-ordinator/Counsellor Swords : Majella Callaghan


  • Adult Guidance Counsellor Balbriggan: Orla Hicks


  • Information Officer Balbriggan: Kevin McCabe


Phone Kevin: 087 405 0293

Alternatively our phone lines are open 9:00am-5pm (Monday – Thursday)   9am-1pm (Friday)

01 8417763


01 8408946

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