Kerry Adult Guidance & Information Service

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About Us

About Us

The Kerry Adult Guidance and Information Service (KAGIS), is the part of the Kerry Education and Training Board, which offers a professional Adult Guidance and Information Service to eligible people in Kerry. 


Left to Right

Angela O'Sullivan - Information Officer
Rico Stein - Co-Ordinator & Guidance Counsellor
Ita Lane - Guidance Counsellor

How can KAGIS help you?

There are two parts to KAGIS 

  • Information Supports
  • Guidance Counselling 

KAGIS offers impartial one-to-one 

  • access to an information officer
  • educational and training guidance
  • career guidance

to help people make informed educational, career and life choices.

KAGIS service leaflet

Where is KAGIS located?

KAGIS, Kerry Education and Training Board, Centrepoint, John Joe Sheehy Road, Tralee (opposite Tralee train station)
Tel : 066 7121300 


Information Supports

Information Supports

The KAGIS Information Officer can help you find information on :

  • Education and training options
  • Careers
  • Funding and grants
  • Other supports for learners

The KAGIS Information Service is available to any adult living in Kerry.

KAGIS Information Centre

In our Information Centre there are client computers available as well as paper based information and online information.

If you would like to talk with our Information Officer or would like to visit our Information Centre please contact us on Tel. 066 7121300 or email :

Guidance Counselling

Guidance Counselling

"Guidance helps people to: plan their lives, their learning and their work" (NCGE Evaluation Sub-Committee).

Who is eligible for Guidance Counselling?

In general, adults living in Kerry who: 

  • are thinking about doing a course with Kerry ETB*
  • are unemployed and/or in receipt of a social welfare payment
  • did not finish school first time around.

* If there is no guidance counsellor in your centre already.

All Guidance Counsellors in KAGIS are professional qualified and are registered members of the Institute of Guidance Counsellors (IGC).

Where can I see a Guidance Counsellor?

One to one guidance appointments are offered in several locations around Kerry.




KAGIS Service leaflet

Guidance Resource Library

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Funding and grants

Ireland's European Structural and Investment Funds Programmes 2014-2020 European Union Department of Education and Skills QQI

Kerry Education and Training Board are subject to review by the Office of the Ombudsman.
Tá Bord Oideachais agus Oiliúna Chiarraí faoi réir athbhreithniú ag Oifig an Ombudsman