- 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)
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:
Students are require to do a 30 Hour work experience during the course if they are not already working in the area.
Location & date:
|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|