Course Code: 5N2396 / 5N1786

Course Delivery:

Part-Time


Qualifications:

  • QQI Level 5 Special Needs Assisting
  • QQI Level 5 Children with Additional Needs

The SNA Level 5 course consists of two component certificates. These are the QQI Level 5 Children with Additional Needs module & QQI Level 5 Special Needs Assisting module. This course is designed to meet the training needs of those working or volunteering as a Special Needs Assistant. The purpose of this course is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to work efficiently and effectively, under direction with young children with additional needs. This course includes topics such as physical disabilities, specific and general learning disabilities, hearing and visual impairments and medical conditions. It aims to provide the learner with the knowledge and understanding of the context of special needs, associated issues and approaches used. Learners completing these modules are required to complete 30 hours of work experience in a suitable setting.

Course Fee Information:

Pay In Full – €759

Pay In Instalments – €859

(€99 Deposit & 2 Monthly Instalments €380 starting when the course starts)

759.00

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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 30 Hour work experience during the course if they are not already working in the area.

Location & date:

Location Starts Day Time Delivery
Artane 25th Sept Wednesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Castlebar 2nd Oct Wednesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Cavan 24th Sept Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Cork (Bandon) 1st Oct Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Cork (Mahon) 2nd Oct Wednesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Cork (Fermoy) 24th Sept Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Cork (Wilton) 25th Sept Wednesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Dublin 2 CC 1st Oct Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Ennis 1st Oct Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Galway 3rd Oct Thursday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Kilkenny 24th Sept Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Navan 24th Sept Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Sligo 1st Oct Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Tallaght 24th Sept Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Tralee 24th Sept Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings
Wicklow 2nd Oct Wednesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 20 Evenings