Special Needs Assisting – QQI Level 6


On this QQI SNA Course Level 6, you will develop the knowledge, skills and competencies in the theory and practice underpinning the education and care of those who present with Special Educational Needs.  You will explore strategies to assist in the provision of this education and care.

You will develop an understanding of the importance and function of IEP’S/PPP’s and the role you play as part of a multi-disciplinary team.  You will critically evaluate the provision of education for those with Special Educational Needs, with reference to past and current legislation.

You will develop the capacity to work and communicate effectively with parents, families, colleagues, and other professionals to safeguard, support and promote children’s learning, development and well-being.