Adult and Community Education

NOTICE: We have a limited number of vacancies on selected courses. We will continue to accept office and postal enrolments and enrolments in the school on evenings of September 30th and 1st and 2nd of October.

 NOTE: Please contact office for details of vacancies and enrol early to secure place. YOU MUST ENROL PRIOR TO ATTENDING ANY CLASS

Douglas Community School Adult & Community Education is committed to providing you with a wide range of quality adult courses. The school is an independent community school governed by a Board of Management.

YOU CAN ENROL FOR A COURSE from Monday 2nd of September 2019

BY POST: Enclosing details and fee to Adult Education Office, Douglas Community School, Clermont Avenue.

OFFICE:  Enrolments will be taken in the Adult Education Office. The office will be open from 9.30a.m. – 12.45 p.m. and from 2.00 – 4.00p.m.

ENROLMENT NIGHT: A night enrolment will take place in the school on  Wednesday 18th September from 7.00 – 8.00 p.m.

Please enrol early to avoid cancellation of classes. 


All courses start during the week commencing  Monday 30th of September  unless otherwise stated.

Douglas Community School receives no public or other funding for its adult and community education courses.

New Courses

Any person interested in offering a new course on our Adult Education programme should contact the Adult Education office by post, phone or email.

Our fees are reduced for many Pensioners

The following reduced fees are available to OAP’s, Widows and Disability pensioners on application during enrolment.

FeeReduced Fee


Tea and coffee are available during the class break each night. All courses are open to men and women.

Adult education courses are also available at the following Cork Community Schools:

  • Ashton Comprehensive School
  • Ballincollig Community School
  • Bishopstown Community School
  • Carrigaline Community School
  • Mayfield Community School