Blackrock Further Education Institute, BFEI
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Blackrock Further Education Institute

Senior College Dun Laoghaire (SCD) has relocated to Blackrock and rebranded as Blackrock Further Education Institute (BFEI)

We are pleased to announce that after many years of planning,construction has been completed, in Blackrock village, of a new state-of-the-art building for Senior College Dun Laoghaire.   


BFEI is one of Ireland’s largest Further Education Colleges with a current enrolment of 870 full time students and 200 part time students. BFEI offers an excellent range of professional career courses in Business, Community and Emergency Care, Information Technology, Design, Beauty & Complementary Therapies and Theatrical Media Make Up.

Graduates enjoy professional qualifications certified and accredited by nationally and internationally recognised examining and professional bodies.


BFEI will host its main Open Day on Wednesday 14 January from 10am to 4pm

(08 Jan 2015)
All are welcome to visit our new state-of-the-art campus on Open Day. Click on the title above for further details.

Applications for Courses Commencing in September 2015 Are Now Open!

(07 Jan 2015)
BFEI is now accepting applications for all full time courses commencing in September 2015. Applications can be made online, by post or in person. Please click her for further details.

Annual Graduation and Awards Ceremony 2014

(09 Nov 2014)
The 2013/2014 Graduation and Awards ceremony took place place in O'Reilly Hall UCD on Friday 28 November 2014. Eamon Gilmore TD, was the guest of honour at this special event.

BFEI's New Building Wins Joint 1st Place in the Irish Georgian Society's Conservation Awards.

(13 Oct 2014)
The Irish Georgian Society’s Conservation Awards aim to recognise significant projects involving the conservation of historic buildings in Ireland.

Blackrock Further Education Institute will host its first Open Day on Wednesday 27 August

(09 Aug 2014)
Everyone is invited to visit us on Wednesday 27 August from 10am to 2pm for our first Open Day in our new state-of-the-art campus in Blackrock Village!

Collen Construction Win "Educational Project of the Year" Award for their work on Blackrock Further Education Institute

(15 Jul 2014)
Congratulations to Collen Construction Ltd who won the "Educational Project of the Year" at the recent Irish Construction Industry Awards 2014 for their sensitive conservation restoration of Blackrock Further Education Institute.

Subsidised Childcare Scheme Open to VTOS and BTEA Learners

(04 Jul 2014)
CETS Scheme provides subsidised childcare to eligible learners in receipt of VTOS or BTEA funding

Open Viewing of BFEI Campus Wed 25 June 2014 10am-1pm

(19 Jun 2014)
BFEI Open Viewing Wednesday 25 June 2014 - Welcome to Dublin's Newest Campus!

Landscape Design Student, Paul Foley, takes Gold at Bloom 2014!

(29 May 2014)
The College is delighted to announce that Paul Foley, a second year student of Landscape Design, has been awarded a Gold Medal and Best in Category at Bloom in the Park 2014.

Minister Announces Enhancements to Back to Education Allowance which will benefit Further Education Applicants

(20 May 2014)
Applicants who already hold a Level 5 or 6 qualification under the National Framework of Qualifications will be permitted to undertake further courses of study at either of these levels to further their professional/career development and their overall job prospects.

Tánaiste marks handover of new €9.5m Further Education Campus for Senior College Dun Laoghaire

(16 May 2014)
An event was held on Thursday 15 May 2014 to mark the handover of Senior College's new campus on Main Street in Blackrock. SCD will relocate to the new campus in early June and will re-brand as Blackrock Further Education Institute.

SCD Design Students Rise to the Bloom 2014 Challenge!

(12 May 2014)
Two second year landscape students: Wayne O'Neill and Paul Foley will feature gardens at Bloom in the Park 2014 which takes place over the June Bank Holiday weekend.

Blackrock Further Education Institute
BFEI, Main Street, Blackrock, Co Dublin

© 2015 Blackrock Further Education Institute


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BFEI, Main Street, Blackrock, Co Dublin
Phone 00 353 1 2889717, Fax: 00 353 1 2783715, Email