Upcoming events

27 Jan 2018
Reading, writing and technology: Strategies to enhance the learners’ experienceDate: Saturday 27 January 2018 - 10.00 am to 4.00 pm Venue: The Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin 8 9.30 Registration: tea and coffee 10.00 Welcome and opening remarks: Chairperson: Fiona Maloney, Director of...
1 Feb 2018
The target audience for this session is practitioners who wish to use WriteOn.ie for online learning and accreditation of learners. The purpose of the session is to: Explain the context for NALA’s provision of distance and blended learning options. Detail the functionality of WriteOn. Provide an...
17 Feb 2018
NALA Student Day Galway Saturday 17 February 2018 in the Radisson Hotel, Lough Atalia Road, Galway city (beside bus and rail station)  Theme: “Literacy in the different parts of your life”   Who are the NALA Student Days for? The student days are for you if you are: Improving your literacy and...
21 Feb 2018
An introduction to Plain English Wednesday 21 February, 9:30am to 3:30pm Carmelite Centre, Aungier Street, Dublin Plain English is a style of writing and layout that the intended reader can understand after a single reading. It will help you clarify what you’re trying to say and, as a result, help...
3 Mar 2018
NALA Student Day Dublin Saturday 3 March 2018 in the Ashling Hotel, Parkgate Street, Dublin 8 (near Heuston Station and Luas stop)  Theme: “Literacy in the different parts of your life”   Who are the NALA Student Days for? The student days are for you if you are: Improving your literacy and...
8 Mar 2018
Online webinar on Thursday 8th of March 1.10PM - 1.40PM. This webinar is suitable for learners and practitioners who wish to use WriteOn for accreditation. The purpose of the webinar is to: Provide the dates and deadlines for certification submission for 2018. Outline common errors found during...
25 Apr 2018
Who is this course for? This course is for content writers, editors or reviewers who write and manage online content but who are new to plain English or would like a refresher. Trainees are likely to have to write text, news or social media posts about their organisation for their website. The...
13 Jun 2018
An introduction to Plain English Wednesday 13 June, 9:30am to 3:30pm Cork - venue to be confirmed Plain English is a style of writing and layout that the intended reader can understand after a single reading. It will help you clarify what you’re trying to say and, as a result, help your reader get...
17 Oct 2018
Who is this course for? This course is for content writers, editors or reviewers who write and manage online content but who are new to plain English or would like a refresher. Trainees are likely to have to write text, news or social media posts about their organisation for their website. The...
21 Nov 2018
An introduction to Plain English Wednesday 21 November, 9:30am to 3:30pm Carmelite Centre, Aungier Street, Dublin Plain English is a style of writing and layout that the intended reader can understand after a single reading. It will help you clarify what you’re trying to say and, as a result, help...