Course Description

QQI Level 5 & 6 Special Needs Assistant



Special Needs Assistant Training  Combined Level 5 & 6

Qualifications

  • QQI Level 5 Component Certificate in Special Needs Assisting 5N1786
  • QQI Level 5 Component Certificate in Children with Additional Needs
  • QQI Level 6 Component Certificate in Special Needs Assisting 6N1957

Course Fee

€1194 -Includes course materials

Aims

This QQI Level 5 & 6 Combined Special Needs Assistant Course is designed to meet the training needs of those working or volunteering as a Special Needs Assistant. The course aims to develop skills, knowledge and understanding of the role of the Special Needs Assistant and promote good practice among those working in the school system.

Entry Requirements

Minimum age is 17 Years. All learners must have a good standard of English.

Currently the Department of Education and Science stipulates that all those gaining full-time employment in schools must have at least 3 passes at Junior Certificate or equivalent.

Assessment/Examinations

Continuous assessment

Students are require to do a 60 Hour work experience during the course if they are not already working in the area.

 

Course Location & Dates

 
Location Starts Ends Day Time Duration Saturdays
Athlone 23rd Oct 18 To be scheduled Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Artane 24th Oct 18 To Be Scheduled Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To Be Scheduled
Blackrock 11th Sept 18 19th Feb 19 Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 6th Oct, 3rd Nov, 1st Dec, 26th Jan, 9th Feb
Cork (Wilton) 24th Oct 18 To Be Scheduled Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To Be Scheduled
Cavan 23rd Oct 18 To be scheduled Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Castlebar 25th Sept 18 12th Feb 19 Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 13th Oct, 10th Nov, 8th Dec, 16th Feb, 23rd Feb
Dublin 2 City Centre 16th Oct 18 To be scheduled Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Dundrum 12th Sept 18 27th Feb 19 Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 13th Oct, 10th Nov, 8th Dec, 2nd Feb, 23rd Feb
Ennis 7th Nov 18 To be scheduled Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Galway 24th Oct 18 To be scheduled Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Kilkenny 11th Sept 18 19th Feb 19 Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 29th Sept, 10th Nov, 1st Dec, 26th Jan, 9th Feb
Killarney 12th Sept 18 27th Feb 19 Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 13th Oct, 10th Nov, 8th Dec, 2nd Feb, 16th Feb
Listowel 23rd Oct 18 To be scheduled Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Letterkenny 26th Sept 18 13th March 19 Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 13th Oct, 10th Nov, 8th Dec, 16th Feb, 23rd Feb
Navan 17th Oct 18 To be scheduled Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To Be Scheduled
Naas 23rd Oct 18 To be scheduled Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Nenagh 23rd Oct 18 To be scheduled Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays To be scheduled
Tallaght 12th Sept 18 27th Feb 19 Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 6th Oct, 3rd Nov, 8th Dec, 2nd Feb, 16th Feb
Waterford 26th Sept 18 13th Mar 19 Wednesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 13th Oct, 10th Nov, 8th Dec, 16th Feb, 2nd March
Wicklow 11th Sept 18 19th Feb 19 Tuesday 7pm-9.30pm 22 Evenings + 5 Saturdays 29th Sept, 20th Oct, 24th Nov, 26th Jan, 9th Feb
CollegeProgressive College
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 2
Course CategorySpecial Needs Assistant Training, Educational & Teacher Training
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsQQI Level 5 Special Needs Assistant/QQI Level 6 Special Needs Assistant/QQI Level 5 Children with Additional Needs
Course Duration6 Months
Course Fee1194
Entry RequirementsThere are no entry requirements for this course.
Carear PathSpecial Needs Assistant.
Phone01 5252214
Course Code5N1786/5N2396/6N1957
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38 Parliament Street, Dublin 2, Co. Dublin, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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