Course Description

Pre-Garda Studies (Legal Studies)

An ideal foundation for those interested in pursuing a career with An Garda Síochána

CollegeKerry College of Further Education & Training
Course LocationTralee, Kerry
Course CategoryLegal Studies, Law
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsQQI Level 5 Major Award Certificate in Legal Studies (5M3789)
Course Start Date5th September 2022
Course End Date2nd June 2023
Course Duration39 weeks
Course Fee0
Entry RequirementsApplicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age (16+). Leaving Cert, LCVP, LCA or QQI Level 4 Major Award is essential. Mature applicant route available for applicants aged 23+. Good verbal and written command of the English language, Common European Framework B1 or equivalent. Non-EU/EEA applicants must have permission to work in Ireland.
Carear PathThis course is an ideal foundation for those interesting in pursuing a career with An Garda Síochána. Graduates may also apply for positions in a legal or security setting. It will also provide learners with an introduction to the legal system, criminology and also an insight into dealing with conflict resolution.
Course Code335870
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