Early Care and Education Level 6

Early Care and Education Level 6

€ 170/370
1 year, September to May
Further Education and PLC, Level 6 QQI

Course description

Course Code 6M2007

This Level 6 course builds on the skills at Level 5 to provide employment opportunities as a room/playgroup leader.  It is timetabled over two and a half days – Monday, Thursday & Friday morning

Course outline:

Mandatory:  child development, early childhood curriculum, childhood social, legal and health studies, communications, work experience

Optional (minimum of 3 must be chosen) early childhood numeracy and literacy, special needs assisting, school age childcare, health promotion, customer service

Training is also provided in child protection, paediatric first aid and Siolta/Aistear.

There is a €50 registration fee for all students plus a course fee of €120.  In addition non medical card holders are required to pay a €200 DES contribution (this can be paid in 4 installments)