Course: QQI L5 Special Needs Assisting (5N1786)
Category: Accredited Courses
Description: Aim of the Course
To equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to work efficiently and effectively, under direction with young children with additional needs. It aims to provide the learner with the knowledge and understanding of the context of special needs, associated issues and approaches used
Special Needs Assisting is an elective module if aiming to complete a QQI Major Award in Childcare or can be used as a stand alone module if working in the area of Special Needs.
Assessment Techniques
Skills Demonstration (during placement) 60%, Learner record 40%, Full attendance expected

Important note:

If interested in this course please enrol  asap as Garda vetting will be necessary if accessing a public childcare setting for observations. All information re Garda Vetting will be provided to enrolled learners by email. 

Access to the observation of children with special needs is a requirement of this module


Tutor: Clodagh Gethings
Fee: €225
Duration: 11 weeks
Start Date: 2022-01-19
Start/End Time: 7.00pm - 10.00pm
Day: Wednesday