Crash Courses

6th Year

onsite On-Site
online Live-Stream
The English Crash Course focuses on building the techniques that the examiner expects you to be able to both use and analyse. You will be confident that you have our formula with which to navigate the probable exam questions. This course focuses firstly on gaining an awareness of what the examiner wants and then providing the confidence to be able to supply it. It is a myth that English can't be trained for
Gavin Cowzer
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Students at these Crash Courses will receive:

Time management blueprint for success in your exam to ensure you don't run out of time.

Five hours of expert tuition with some of Ireland’s most dedicated and passionate teachers per subject.

Past and probable Leaving Cert questions that are likely to appear in this year’s State Examinations.

Expert notes to help you with your last minute revision before the Leaving Cert.



Topics covered in this English Revision Course:

Essay Writing
The Studied Text
The Comparative Question
Studied Poetry
Unseen Poetry

When is this English Revision Course?


Subject Date Time Location
English Wed 29th May 9am - 2pm On-Site
English Wed 29th May 9am - 2pm Live-Stream
English Sun 2nd June 9am - 2pm On-Site
English Sun 2nd June 9am - 2pm Live-Stream

When is the Leaving Cert English exam?

Leaving Cert English Paper 1 is on Wednesday 5th of June at 9:30am. Paper 2 takes place on Thursday 6th of June at 2pm.


Early Bird Discount offer ends 31st of May

Subject Early Bird June Price Savings
1 Subject €169 €209 €40
2 Subjects €299 €369 €70
3 Subjects €399 €499 €100
4 Subjects €499 €629 €130
5 Subjects €549 €709 €160
6 Subjects €599 €769 €170
7 Subjects €649 €829 €180

Meet your English Teacher

Gavin Cowzer

Gavin Cowzer is considered to be one of the leading English teachers in Ireland. Having a strong passion for the subjects, including obtaining a Master’s degree, Gavin’s style of teaching covers the syllabus in a clear and concise way, giving students the tools they need to successfully manage the likely exam questions. He has experience correcting exams, which gives his students an edge in a subject which is often assumed to be an art. Over the years, Gavin has developed a strict method to doing well in the English exam, which consistently helps his students reach great results. He has also been an expert contributor on Leaving Cert English for RTÉ Radio.


Gavin’s integration of language-learning skills based on the acquisition of language, such as phonics, provides all students with a strong foundation ensuring that they achieve the best possible grades in exams.

Students can attend Crash Courses in the following ways:

On-Site Courses: Students attend our courses in person at our school in Stillorgan. These courses include comprehensive study notes which you will receive on the day of your courses. 


Live-Stream Courses: Students can attend our courses online via live-stream. Our HD live-streaming technology allows students to attend our courses from the comfort of their own home. All study notes are posted to students free of charge in advance of your courses starting.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I sign up to both On-Site and Live-Streamed Revision Crash Courses?

Yes, students can book any combination of our On-Site and Live-Streamed Revision Crash Courses. i.e. they can chose to attend some courses here at the school and others online.

What is the format of the Crash Courses?

Students attending our Crash Courses will attend a one-day revision course that takes place for five hours. They will also receive our H1 study notes with their course.

Can you do these courses if you don't live in Dublin?

Yes, by attending our Live-Stream Crash Courses, you can attend from the comfort of your own home. You will also have hard copies of the notes posted to you so you don’t have to worry about printing them out.

If I attend the Live-Stream Crash Courses, how and when do I get my notes?

For live-stream students, our H1 notes will be posted to your home address free of charge. Please allow 3 working days to receive your notes.

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