The Irish Writers Centre offers a range of courses for writers at every stage of their career.


We offer in-person and online writing courses, along with our new self-paced writing courses, allowing you to access course content at your own time and pace. We have capped our course participants to 12 places per course, except in seminar-style courses, to ensure a high-quality and personalised experience for all

Beginner / Tosnaitheoir

FOR THE NOVICE WRITER to help you find your way into your own writing through practical, creative and supportive means with an experienced professional facilitator. 

Emerging / Ag borradh

FOR WRITERS who have attended courses in the past, the emerging series will allow you to perfect your skills and develop your creative abilities. 

Professional Development / Forbairt Ghairimiúil

LED BY INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS, these workshops are designed to help you work on essential skills that are part and parcel of being a professional writer in the public eye. The Meridian series is our latest programme of development supports.

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