Sports Hall is available to hire for Sports Groups

Please enquire at reception or phone 021-4961020

CSN & iTunes U

CSN has joined Apple's iTunes U.
iTunes U offers students, faculty, staff, and alumni easy access to podcasts of courses, events, and university activities. Take a look!


CSN Open Day: March 10th 2015

One of the best ways to experience CSN life is to come to our Open Day. This event offers you a great opportunity to see what it’s like being a student here – what courses are available, what student life is like, and what facilities we have that make CSN an excellent choice.

All staff members are on hand to answer all queries relating to courses, qualifications, subjects and progression to 3rd level or the workplace. You can visit classrooms and workshops to see work being produced. Students are also available to answer any questions you may have.


CSN Coach Ed. Students Progress to UCC

Congratulations to Gavin Forde, Ger McCann and Francis Courtney who progressed from Coach Education to the Physical education Course in UCC.

High Performance Coach Education Students

Congratualtions to Wayne O'Callaghan from Coach Education who recently captained the Special Olympic Soccer team to Gold.

Career News

Contact details for the Careers & Counselling service

Upcoming Career Events in CSN

UCC College of Business and Law

Information session for students interested in Business/Law courses in UCC.

CSN, room to be announced @ 12 noon on October 22nd.

UCC Mature Student Office

Information talk for mature student/ FETAC links applicants.

CSN Lecture theatre @ 1 pm on November 3rd.

UCC Open Day

UCC will hold their open day on Saturday, 11th October between 10am and 4pm. Please contact the Career’s Office for more information.


UCAS is the application system for entry to UK Colleges and Universities.
The dates for applying are:-

15th October 2014

Application deadline

Oxford & Cambridge Universities and Medical, Veterinary, Dentistry courses.

15th January 2015

Application deadline

Route A courses (most courses)

24th March 2015

Application deadline

Route B courses (mainly art and performing arts courses)

Career Options Exhibition, Rochestown Park Hotel

This exhibition will be held over two days starting on October 14th. Contact the Career’s Office for further information.

List of Open Days- October 2014


UL/LIT/Mary Immaculate.


National Maritime College (Ringaskiddy)


Galway Mayo IT


IT Sligo


Online Applications for Full Time Courses

Applications are now open for full-time courses for 2014-2015

Apply online We are now accepting all applications for full-time courses beginning this September.

All queries are welcome about any of the courses. You can find the relevant staff email addresses on each of the course pages.

UCC Open Day

UCC 'Open Day' takes place on Saturday 11th October, 2014.

A timetable of talk

s is available for perusal outside the CSN 'Guidance Offices' and on the Student Services noticeboard.
Alternatively, follow this link for more details.

New Course for September 2014:
Exercise Performance & G.A.A. Coaching

We are delighted to announce our new Exercise Performance & G.A.A. Coaching here at CSN.
This is a full-time, 1 year course beginning in September 2014.

The aim of the course is to provide an academic qualification that combines coaching, player development, strength/conditioning and club administration for both male and female students. The syllabus will cover a broad range of theoretical and practical components designed to help students advance into higher education or to enter the workplace. A key component of the course will be a work placement module in a GAA setting.

For full details visit the course page, or email the Course Director John Cunningham,


NCSE Information

NCSE Iformation bookletNCSE has published an Information Booklet on Post School Options for Adults and School Leavers with Disabilities in Education and Training

It is planned to update this on line booklet periodically, to reflect future changes.

The online booklet contains summary information about the relevant programmes and supports in the areas of Higher Education, Further Education and Training, HSE Rehabilitative Training and Adult Day Services.  It provides an overview of the relevant sectors.

It also includes links and signposts to more detailed information and guidance sources as required.

NCSE  hopes that many people including those with disabilities and their carers  will find this booklet of interest and of assistance. 

CSN Student Graduation from UL

Congratulations to our sports students who graduated at the University of Limerick with Certificate in Exercise and Health Fitness.

Former CSN Student Graduation from UL

Click on the image to enlarge it.

CSN Graduation Videos 2013

Congratulations to all our students who graduated last December.

To view a selection of videos of the event, follow the link below.



CSN Sports Graduates Progress to UCC

CSN Sports Graduates Progress to UCC

Sarah Louise Coughlan, Sinead Duggan, Killian Barry, Yvonne Murphy, William Browne.

Recent graduates from the CSN Coach Education course who earned places on the Physical Education Teaching Course in UCC. They are currently in their first year of the course and we wish them the best of luck in their studies.

CSN Performance Gym

Fully equipped state-of-the-art gym stocked with New Technogym equipment. Full range of Cardiovascular equipment / Machine weights / Free weights

Opening Times

Gym will open to members from Monday 15th September 2014 at 7am

  • Monday:      7 -9am      4-6pm
  • Tuesday:      7-9am      4-7pm
  • Wednesday:  7-9am      4-7pm
  • Thursday:     7-9am      4-7pm
  • Friday:         7-9am


All sports students with student cards have prepaid access while all other students can pay for membership at CSN main reception.  No Student card and towel = no entry. Their will be a limited number of gym users at any given time. This will be based on space in the gym and a first come first serve system will operate.


Patricia Collins. Email:

For full details please visit the main Gym webpage.

Study & Learning Support

If you do not qualify for disability but require assistance with any of the following:

  • completing assignments
  • researching projects
  • revising difficult topics
  • exam techniques

..then you should contact the Study Support Service for help and advice.

Contact them through:

  • the study support facilitator Eleanor Hession,
  • our guidance counsellors Siobhan Daly and Jim O'Connell
  • your teachers or course director.