CERTIFIED COURSES

ACTIVITIES OF DAILY PATIENT LIVING  QQI Level 5 Component Certificate

This course is another module of the healthcare support full award.  it is designed to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to work effectively in a care setting.  it aims to promote good practice and respect for diversity in lifestyle, religion and culture in care work. 

QQI registration fee of €20 not included.

Thursday     10 weeks   6:45 - 9:45 p.m.  Course Fee €TBC

 

OCCUPATIONAL FIRST AID & DEFIBRILLATION - QQI LEVEL 5  - Component Certificate 

This first aid course is designed to provide the learner with the knowledge, practical skills and understanding required to provide and coordinate first aid in the workplace in accordance with the requirements of the safety, health & welfare at work (general application) regulations 2007 and associated guide to these regulations.  on successful completion of the course, the learner will achieve a fetac/qqi level 5 component certificate.  

The course consists of 8 units and includes community responder training in automated external defibrillators.  

The course is suitable for all occupations and for anyone working in healthcare, childcare, parents/guardians and babysitters as paediatric first aid is also included.  

QQI registration fee of €20 not included.

Thursday     9 weeks  7:00 - 10:00 p.m.  Course Fee €230 

 

 CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR  QQI  LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate  

This QQI Level 5 Module is another module in the Healthcare Support Full Award.  It is designed to equip the learner with knowledge and skills in supporting individuals with learning disability 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.  

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

 

CHILD DEVELOPMENT  QQI  LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate

Garda Vetting  Procedures Apply 

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 Other modules will be offered depending on demand. QQI Registeration fee of €20 not included.  

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

  

SPECIAL NEEDS ASSISTANT QQI LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate  

Childcare placement policies and Gardá vetting procedures apply.

This QQI Level 5 Course is designed to meet 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 6:45 - 9:45 p.m. Duration 10 week Course Fee €250

 

ACCOUNTING MANUAL & COMPUTERIZED QQI LEVEL 5 - Component Certificate

This course is designed to enale the learner to understand the principles and practice of maintaining financial records manually and using an integrated accounting software package.  The course is an ideal beginners course for those wishing to progress to the Accounting Technician Course.  QQI Exam Fee of €20 not included.

Tuesday 25 week 7:30 - 9:30 p.m.  Course Fee €350  [Sept. - Apr.]