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

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FSC2211 Communication for School Blogs, Web & Social Media - Fluirse Teacher Summer Courses

FSC2211 Online Writing & Communications for Blogs, Social Media and School Promotion


Identify different forms of online writing within a school setting and how to use online writing for teaching in the classroom as well as school promotion.

FSC2211 Communication for School Blogs, Web & Social Media

Do you want to be able to write content for a school website, school blog, or school social media sites, then this is the course for you. 

You’ll learn how to grab readers’ attention, keep them engaged. You will develop skills that will enable you to find topics to write about, plan content delivery, and write content for different types of readers such as teachers, students, parents and boards of management in a variety of web formats.



  • Target Audience: Teachers looking to gain skills on how to plan blog posts for social media platforms and how to make engaging content for your target audience.  
  • 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. Prior use or access to a blog not necessary
  • 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 – Understanding different forms of online writing

  • Explore the forms of online writing
  • Identify the different forms of social media
  • Explore the types of writing
  • Creating content for the web

FSC2211 Communication for School Blogs, Web & Social Media - Fluirse Teacher Summer Course

Module 2 – Sourcing information

  • Explore content strategy
  • Identify topics of interest using various Techniques
  • Apply the different types of research
  • Ability to source information from the internet and evaluate these sources
  • Presenting your publication


Module 3 – Marketing

  • Recognise persuasion and apply persuasive writing
  • Understand how to think from your target
  • Audience perspective
  • Understand and write the different pages of your website


Module 4 – Effective communication

  • Understand how to use different social
  • Media platforms for business
  • Understand the power of images
  • Examine how to write content that others will link to
  • Identify ways to gain more audience attention
  • Exploring online communication tools
  • Identify some advantages and disadvantages of some online communication tools
  • Learn how to gather reviews and respond
  • To negative and false reviews


Module 5 – The School Self-Evaluation Process and Implementation

  • Exploring the six-step process
  • Implementation practices
  • The power of online communication and SSE 6 Stage process
  • Using the online communication tools and the SSE process to create a more effective and efficient school




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