CERTIFIED COURSES

WORK EXPERIENCE   QQI LEVEL 5 Component Certificate - CANCELLED

This is another core module for the Healthcare Support and Early Childhood Care & Education  full award.  Work Experience  aims to provide a Learner with the personal knowledge, skills and capacity to participate in a suitable work placement under supervision for a limited time.  A minimum of ten days or 60 hours work experience placement must be completed in an established organisation that has been deemed suitable to provide appropriate work experience.

QQI registration fee of €20 not included. Medical card holders are exempt from this fee.

Thursday     10 weeks   6:45 - 8.45 p.m.  Course Fee €200

 

 CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR  QQI  LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate - Start date -  Thursday 21st February 2019

This module is designed to equip the learner with the knowledge and skills in supporting individuals with learning disabilities who present with Challenging Behaviour. 

Course units:

  • Recognising Challenging Behaviour
  • Understanding the Causes of Challenging Behaviour
  • Introduction to the Positive Behaviour Support model.

QQI registration fee of €20 not included.  Medical card holders are exempt from this fee.Please note start up date is Thursday 21st February 2019.

Thursday  10 week 6:45 - 9:45 p.m.  Course Fee €250 

 

CHILD DEVELOPMENT   QQI  LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate - CLASS BEGINNING 29th January 2019

This is a core module for the Early Childhood Care & Education full award 5M2009. The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence relevant to the theory and practice of Child Development and learning within early childhood care and education settings.  QQI registration fee of €20 not included.  Medical card holders are exempt from this fee.

 Tuesday 10 week 6:45 - 9:45 p.m.  Course Fee €250

  

SPECIAL NEEDS ASSISTANT QQI LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate  - THIS CLASS IS FULL

Childcare placement policies and Gardá vetting procedures apply.

This QQI Level 5 component is an essential element in the training needs of those wishing to work as a Special Needs Assistant.  The course will develop skills, knowledge and understanding of the role of the Special Needs Assistant and promote good practice among those working in the primary or secondary classroom situation, creche, playschool or day care centre with children or adults with special needs. Learners will need to complete 30hrs. work experience.  QQI registration fee of €20 not included.   Medical card holders are exempt from this fee.

Tuesday  10 week 6:45 - 9:45 p.m.  Course Fee €250

 

PALLIATIVE CARE QQI LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate -  CLASS CANCELLED

This course is suitable for carers currently employed in a healthcare setting or those caring for a loved one at home.  Learners who successfully complete this course will learn how to :-

  • Provide holistic care for persons diagnosed with a life-limiting illness and in the last days of a person's life and also for their families, carers and significant others.
  • Communicate effectively with persons with a life-limiting illness and in the last days of a person's life and also with their families, carers and significant others.
  • Enhance the quality of life of the person with a life-limiting illness.
  • Recognise and respect the uniqueness of each person's approach to death.
  • Work effectively as part of the healthcare team.

QQI Registration Fee of  €20 not included  Medical card holders are exempt from this fee.

Thursday  10 weeks 6:45 - 9:45 p.m.  €250

 

SAFETY & HEALTH AT WORK QQI LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate Start Date  Tuesday 19th February 2019

 The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to promote and maintain safety and health in a work environment.

              

                Objectives of the Module include:

  • To create an awareness of safety and health issues in the workplace.
  • To familiarise the learner with the responsibilities and duties of the employer and employee with regard to health and safety.
  • To develop skills in identifying hazards and carry out risk assessments.
  • To familiarise the learner with the relevant national legislation and statutory bodies.

 QQI registration fee of €20 not included.  Medical card holders are exempt from this fee.  Please note start up date is Tuesday 19th February 2019.

Tuesday 10 week 6:45 - 9:45 p.m.  Course Fee €250