Adult Support

We can offer help to anyone who needs extra support for their course in the following areas:

  • Reading & Comprehension
  • Writing & Spelling
  • Maths help
  • Study Skills/ Exam Preparation
  • English language
  • Using computers

Classes

Small group or 1:1 classes can be arranged as needed, to improve student’s skills and confidence.

Resources

  • Students can access:
  • Special software and apps
  • Written resources
  • Dyslexia testing

Student Support Room

  • Drop in service available every Thursday from 12.30-13.15
  • Make an appointment by calling Alison directly on 091 706289
  • Or talk to your Instructor for more information.

Reading library open at lunchtimes (see noticeboard in Canteen for details)

Thinking of Starting an Apprenticeship?

If you are thinking of becoming an Apprentice and want to brush up your skills before starting your course, email alison.jones@gretb.ie or call 091 706289 for further information on how you can be supported. Skills Accelerator Courses are available at many locations in Adult Basic Education Centres or online.

Useful Links to improve your skills at home:

www.khanacademy.com (for maths)
www.writeon.ie (for Maths and Communications)
www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise (for Spelling, Grammar, Writing)
www.edysgate.org (Train your Senses games for students with Dyslexia)

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