Sunday, 20 August, 2017


Please be aware that information on this website is subject to change. Qualification for a course or entitlement varies depending on individual circumstances. For further information or clarification, contact your local Education and Training Board, or your local Social Welfare/Intreo Office.  You can also contact the AONTAS Information Referral Service on 1800 303 669, or visit the What Next section of this website. 

AONTAS Information Referral Service

AONTAS operates an Information Referral Service for adults who are thinking about returning to education. 

  • We provide information on our Freephone Helpline 1800 303 669.  Call us in confidence or email
  • Visit to hear stories about adults returning to education, find out who to contact in your area or discover a learning event happening near you.
  • We produce an Information Booklet ‘What Next’ which includes all the information you need to know about returning to education as an adult – from grants and funding opportunities, through to accreditation.  Contact us for a free copy, download the latest version, or find the information you need in this easy to read section of our website