CEAD, the Centre for Continuing Education in Art & Design at NCAD, provides part-time courses in art and design for adults and school-leavers who wish to explore their creative potential and learn new skills.
The Centre for Continuing Education in Art and Design at NCAD provides opportunities for learning during the autumn and summer. Several hundred students attend CEAD courses each year. CEAD offers certificate and non-certificate options, for students who choose to study part-time in an era of lifelong learning. CEAD aims to provide a diverse programme of courses, which offer flexible, quality learning opportunities, that enable access, support progression and transfer for students who wish to further their visual arts education.