Important Information – Enrolment now open for 2022

To qualify for your EPV days* you can select from any of our practical and beneficial suite of courses. The more courses you select, the more EPV days you receive:

  • 1 online course – 3 EPV days entitlement
  • 2 online courses – 4 EPV days entitlement
  • 3 online courses – 5 EPV days entitlement

All our courses are run in accordance with the Department of Education and Skills criteria. Courses begin on Monday, 4th July 2022 and must be completed by Friday, 19th August 2022 at 5.00pm.

Each course requires approximately 20 hours of study. The Discussion forums are facilitated by expert moderators. When you have successfully completed your course you will receive your CPD Certificate.

New for Summer 2022. This year we’re delighted to add courses in the Special Education and  Teaching & Assessment categories. All courses have been updated with updated and fresh content and an easy-to-navigate interface.

Purchasing courses: Courses may be purchased either online or by phone.

  • Each Individual course costs €69
  • Two courses will cost €89
  • Three courses will cost €99

Technical Support: Our Technical Support team are on hand to answer all your queries, either by phone or e-mail.

Online Forum: Check your Course Homepage

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 066 712 9828

Click here for a list of Frequently Asked Questions. For further queries, contact our team at [email protected] or 066 712 9828

*All courses subject to approval by the Dept of Education

FSC2205 Web Design for Schools – Optimising Teaching and Learning - Fluirse Teacher Summer Courses

FSC2205 Basic Web Design for Schools – build and maintain your school website


Gain the skills required to create, edit and maintain a school and class website.

FSC2205 Web Design for Schools – Optimising Teaching and Learning

On completion of this Online Teacher Course, you will understand the techniques involved in Web Design for Schools, including creating, editing and manipulating a school or class website.

You will also know how a website can be used in the classroom to engage children in learning and encourage whole class participation. As part of the course, you will search and source resources to be used in the creation of a school and/or a class website for use in cross-curricular teaching and develop lesson plans to integrate the website into the classroom and everyday teaching. There will also be an introduction to photography, images and video in the delivery of the curriculum.

FSC2205 Web design for schools Fluirse Teacher Summer Course 2020



  • Target Audience: Teachers looking to gain skills on how to create, edit, insert images/videos on a school or class website.
  • Equipment Required: All our courses are accessible through PC, Laptop, iPad, Tablet and Mobile devices. Internet access required with broadband speeds recommended
  • Prerequisites or Requirements: Suitable for all primary school teachers. The WordPress software is required if you are starting a website from scratch. WordPress is free and easy to download.
  • Duration: All Flúirse Online Teacher Summer Courses are available from July 4th- August 19th.  Each course requires approximately 20 hours of training and engagement
  • Course Fee: €69 (also available as part of a 2 course 4-EPV Day bundle for €89 or 3 Course 5-EPV Day bundle for €99)
  • EPV Days: This course is worth 3 EPV days (also available as part of a 2 course 4-EPV Day bundle or 3 Course 5-EPV Day bundle)
  • Support: Our team are available to support you throughout your training by phone, email, online chat, course forums and social media
  • Our Guarantee: No risk guarantee, if your not happy with your course for any reason within 21 days of enrollment we will issue you a full refund
  • Questions/ More Information: Call us now on 066 712 9828 or e-mail [email protected]




Module 1 – Introduction to Web Design in an Education Setting

  • Introduction to Web Design in an Education Context
  • What Is WordPress?
  • Licensing
  • Five Steps to Putting Your School Online

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Module 2 – Getting Started on Your School Website 

  • Domain Name Registration
  •  Web-Hosting
  • Installing a WordPress Theme
  •  Editing Your Website


Module 3 – Adding and Formatting Content

  •  Adding Extra Content
  • Adding Images
  • Using Backgrounds and Colour
  • Adding a Menu Bar and Creating Page Links

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Module 4 – Going Live

  • Going Live
  • Testing Your Website
  • Troubleshooting
  • Extra WordPress Video Tutorials 

Module 5 – Digital Learning and applying the SSE Process to literacy

  •  Plugins
  • Optimising Your Website
  • CSS, W3C, and Educational Apps
  • Useful Resources and the Development of a Digital Learning Plan
  • Literacy Development and the SSE process – Pupil Progress



  • Please review our Frequently Asked Questions section here or contact our Summer Course support team directly at [email protected]