QQI Level 5 Component Certificate in Special Needs Assisting 5N1786
QQI Level 5 Component Certificate in Children with Additional Needs 5N2396
QQI Level 6 Component Certificate in Special Needs Assisting 6N1957
Pay in Full – €1,195
Pay in Installments –€1,295
(€150 deposit & 3 monthly instalments paid consecutively of €381.66 starting when the course begins)
This QQI Level 5 & 6 Combined Special Needs Assistant Course is designed to meet the training needs of those working or volunteering as a Special Needs Assistant. The course aims to develop skills, knowledge and understanding of the role of the Special Needs Assistant and promote good practice among those working in the school system.
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.
Students are require to do a 60 Hour work experience during the course if they are not already working in the area.