Courses 2017/2018 - DDLETB Adult Education Service

 
 
Courses 2017/2018 - DDLETB Adult Education Service
Full-time & Part-time

                                                                                COURSES 2017/2018
                                                                                           Daytime & Evenings


Adult Education Service
              Dublin South West


TALLAGHT           (01) 4515733            tallaght@dublinadulteducation.ie


LUCAN              (01) 6283557            lucan@dublinadulteducation.ie


CLONDALKIN         (01) 4670043            clondalkin@dublinadulteducation.ie




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ABOUT THE                                                 DDLETB ADULT EDUCATION CENTRES
    ADULT EDUCATION SERVICE                                                                        CLONDALKIN & LUCAN
The Adult Education Service (Dublin South West) is part of the Dublin and
Dún Laoghaire Education and Training Board (DDLETB). We offer a wide                      CLONDALKIN ADULT & YOUTH
range of courses to adults 18 years of age and older through our main
centres in Tallaght, Lucan and Clondalkin. We also provide courses in                         EDUCATION CENTRE
partnership with local community groups and schools. Our courses are both                 MONASTERY ROAD, CLONDALKIN, DUBLIN 22


                                                                                                                               TELEPHONE: (01) 46 70 043

                                                                                                                               EMAIL:

                                                                                                CLONDALKIN EDUCATION CENTRE    clondalkin@dublinadulteducation.ie
full-time and part-time and we provide QQI (formerly FETAC) certification.
                                                                                                                               On the same campus as
If you would like to return to education to improve your employment                                                            Clondalkin Youthreach and
prospects, help your children with homework, take active part in your                                                          Crosscare. Across the road from
community or just to learn something new, we can help.
                                                                                                                               the service station.
INFORMATION…
    Eligibility criteria, terms and conditions apply
    All courses are free to eligible applicants
                                                                                           LUCAN EDUCATION CENTRE
    All courses are subject to sufficient student numbers and available funding               ESKER HILL, LUCAN, CO. DUBLIN
    Places are allocated based on a first come basis and relevant to priority target
     groups
    Priority is given to adults with less than upper second level education
    Additional work outside of class time will be required for study and
     assignments                                                                                                               TELEPHONE: (01) 62 83 557
    A minimum attendance level of 80% is required to retain your place on the
                                                                                                                               EMAIL:
     course
    Unfortunately there are no parking facilities for students onsite at any of our                                           lucan@dublinadulteducation.ie
     centres
    Courses, awards and modules are subject to change                                               LUCAN EDUCATION CENTRE    On Esker Hill beside Village
    Adult Educational Guidance is available to students attending courses.
                                                                                                                               Court Shopping Centre and near
                                                                                                                               the Topaz Stations.
TALLAGHT                     (01) 4515733         tallaght@dublinadulteducation.ie

LUCAN                        (01) 6283557         lucan@dublinadulteducation.ie

CLONDALKIN                   (01) 4670043         clondalkin@dublinadulteducation.ie

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DDLETB ADULT EDUCATION CENTRES                                                                 SKILLS FOR WORK
                         TALLAGHT                                                       EDUCATION FOR WORKING & LIVING
                                                                              The Skills for Work Programme is a part-time education and training
                                                                            initiative. It is aimed at people who are in employment, and may have left
    THE ENTERPRISE CENTRE                                                                    school early or whose skills may be out of date.
     MAIN ROAD, TALLAGHT, DUBLIN 24
                                                                          These courses aim to upgrade the skills, enhance the career prospects, and
                                                                          promote the educational advancement of adult workers who have low levels
                                                                                                     of formal education.
                                       TELEPHONE: (01) 45 15 733
      TALLAGHT EDUCATION CENTRE

                                       EMAIL:                                   For more details contact the Workplace Education Co-ordinator

                                       tallaght@dublinadulteducation.ie              TALLAGHT / LUCAN / CLONDALKIN: (01) 4515733
                                       On the same campus as Bryan
                                       S. Ryan, Partas Centre, Tallaght
                                       Echo and Noel Gough Motors.




    THE PRIORSGATE CENTRE
     MAIN ROAD, TALLAGHT, DUBLIN 24

                                                                                 COMMUNITY EDUCATION PROGRAMME
                                                                                    A WORLD OF EDUCATION IN YOUR COMMUNITY
                                       TELEPHONE: (01) 46 27 127

                                       EMAIL:                             Community Education offers flexible education programmes in partnership
                                       tallaght@dublinadulteducation.ie
                                                                          with local groups – for example Women’s Groups, Men’s Groups, Disability
                                                                          Groups, Active Retirement Groups and Local Development Groups.
                                       On the same campus as Tal-
                                                                          Courses take place within local communities and are organised by the
                                       laght Youth Services and right     partner and delivered by the Adult Education Service.
                                       next door to Lidl supermarket.
                                                                                 For more details contact our Community Education Facilitator.

                                                                                     TALLAGHT / LUCAN / CLONDALKIN: (01) 4515733


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WORKING IN                                               Fulltime –22 hours per week
                                                                                         (Mon-Fri)                                            NATIONAL FRAMEWORK of QUALIFICATIONS
                    ADMINISTRATION &                                           September 2017—June 2018                                                   WHAT THE COURSE LEVELS MEAN TO YOU
                INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                               QQI Major Award
                                                                                          Level 5              All of our certified courses are mapped to the National Framework of Qualifications (NFQ) and
                        (Tallaght)                                                  Course Code: 21203                                 certified by Quality & Qualifications Ireland (QQI).

Designed for adults who would like to gain employment in the area of business administration, this            The Irish NFQ, established in 2003, is a framework through which all learning achievements may
                                                                                                              be measured and related to each other in a coherent way. The many different types and sizes of
course offers an opportunity to gain up-to-date knowledge and skills. Participants will work through all
                                                                                                                qualifications included in the NFQ, are organised based on their level of knowledge, skill and
aspects of modern administration practices relevant to HR, Finance and general office departments in           competence. Because all NFQ qualifications are quality assured learners can be confident that
most small and large companies. The skills and knowledge provided by this course would also assist                                       they will be recognised at home and abroad.
participants with an entrepreneurial spirit who might one day like to start their own business.
Participants are introduced to SAGE and TAS Books software.
This is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) course. For details of eligibility and
benefits check out our website.
MODULES INCLUDE: Work Experience / Communications / Bookkeeping (Manual & Computerised) /
Business Administration / Database Methods / Payroll / Spreadsheet Methods / Team Working /Web
Authoring.

                      DEVELOPING                                               Fulltime –24 hours per week
                                                                                         (Mon-Fri)
                INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                         September 2017—June 2018
                     & OFFICE SKILLS                                                 QQI Major Award
                                                                                          Level 4
                        (Tallaght)                                                  Course Code: 21193

Aimed at adults who would like to improve their chances of employment in the growing IT industry or
an office based work environment, this course will provide an opportunity to have existing or newly
acquired skills certified by QQI (formerly FETAC). Up-to-date software is used to give participants
knowledge that is current and relevant to the rapidly developing world of technology.
This is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) course. For details of eligibility and
benefits check out our website.
MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Customer Service / Office Skills / Computer Applications / IT
Skills / Word Processing/ Work Experience
                                                                                                                                                                  HOW TO APPLY
                                                                               Fulltime -22 hours per week                 You can apply by completing an Application Form, available from any of our centres
                         DEVELOPING                                                      (Mon-Fri)            If you’re in receipt of a Department of Social Protection payment you can contact your local DSP office and
                                                                               September 2017—June 2018                                            register and apply through INTREO.
                     DIGITAL MEDIA SKILLS                                            QQI Major Award
                                                                                                                                  Or call in to see us at any of our centres in Tallaght, Lucan or Clondalkin.
                           (Tallaght)                                                     Level 4
                                                                                    Course Code: 12690

This course is aimed at adults with an interest in digital media. It will provide participants with a solid   WHERE TO FIND US…
foundation in skills needed to take on more advanced courses in further education or even third level.
Key subjects include Desktop Publishing, Web Authoring and Graphic Design.                                     ENTERPRISE CENTRE: MAIN ROAD, TALLAGHT - GPS 53.288484/ -6.352420
This is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) course. For details of eligibility and               PRIORSGATE CENTRE: MAIN ROAD, TALLAGHT - GPS 53.28817 / -6.35505457169347
benefits check out our website.
                                                                                                               CAYE CENTRE: MONASTERY ROAD, CLONDALKIN - GPS 53.32128 / -6.39155943638616
MODULES INCLUDE: Communication Skills / Mathematics / It Skills / Computer Applications /
Graphic Design / Desktop Publishing / Web Authoring / Work Experience / Career Preparation                     LUCAN EDUCATION CENTRE: ESKER HILL, LUCAN - GPS 53.355815 / -6.447692


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Fulltime –23 hours per week
                                                                                                        ACCESS TO                                                     (Mon-Fri)
                                                                                                                                                            September 2017—June 2018
                                                                                                    FURTHER EDUCATION                                             QQI Major Award
                                                                                                         (Tallaght)                                                    Level 4
                                                                                                                                                                 Course Code: 21200

                                                                               The Access Course is designed to allow adults to gain knowledge and skills required to increase their
                                                                               opportunities to advance to higher education. The carefully chosen modules, including Leaving
                                                                               Certificate English, allow for entry into a variety of work and study areas.
                                                                               This is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) course. For details of eligibility and
                                                                               benefits check out our website.
                                                                               MODULES INCLUDE: Work Experience / Communications / English (Leaving Certificate) / Business
                                                                               Calculations / Mathematics / Computer Applications / I.T. Skills / Human Biology.

               ADULT EDUCATIONAL GUIDANCE                                                                                                                   Fulltime—24 hours per week
                 GUIDANCE, INFORMATION & SUPPORT                                                   ACTIVE ENGLISH SKILLS
                                                                                                                                                                      (Mon-Fri)
                                                                                                                                                            September 2017—June 2018
                                                                                                         (Tallaght)                                               QQI Major Award
                                                                                                                                                                       Level 4
                                                                                                                                                                 Course Code: 21199
The Adult Educational Guidance Service offers advice, guidance, and
                                                                               This course is designed to provide the learner with the knowledge, skills and competencies to
information on education, training and careers to adult students taking part
                                                                               communicate at an introductory level in English, in simple community and work-related tasks under
in our adult education programmes, including those on Adult Key Skills, VTOS   supervision and in a social setting.
and Community Education courses.
                                                                               It will improve the learner’s everyday vocabulary and grammar through reading, writing, listening and
                                                                               speaking activities. Introduce them to Irish culture and encourage them to share their own. It will also
We are keen to help those who feel they didn’t do well at school or who left
                                                                               improve language practice through art and computer activities.
school early and now want a second chance to improve their education.
                                                                               This is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) course. For details of eligibility and
                                                                               benefits check out our website.
           The Guidance Service can help you :
                                                                               MODULES INCLUDE: Work Experience / Communications / Career Planning / I.T. Skills / Computer
                 Identify your skills interests and goals in life             Applications / Mathematics / Word Processing / Desktop Publishing.
                 Explore your own learning options
                                                                                                                                                             Fulltime-21 hours per week
                 Overcome issues that may be holding you back                                 BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION                                                (Mon-Fri)
                 Find the support to achieve your goals                         with BOOKKEEPING, ACCOUNTS & MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
                                                                                                                                                            September 2017—June 2018
                                                                                                                                                                   QQI Major Award
                                                                                                           (Clondalkin)                                                Level 5
                                                                                                                                                                 Course Code: 28817
           The Guidance Service offers:
                                                                               The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skills and competence to
                 One to one or group based educational guidance               work under supervision in an administrative role in a range of business contexts and/or to progress to
                 Assistance on returning to education                         further and higher education and training.
                 Support while taking part in                                 This is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) course. For details of eligibility and
                                                                               benefits check out our website.
                  part-time and full-time education options
                                                                               MODULES INCLUDE: Work Experience / Communications / Accounting (Manual & Computerised) /
                                                                               Bookkeeping (Manual & Computerised) / Business Administration / Word Processing / Reception &
               For More Information Contact Any of Our Centres                 Frontline Office Skills / Spreadsheet Methods.

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Fulltime-21 hours per week                           INTRODUCTION TO                                                   Part-time
              INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY &                                               (Mon-Fri)                                                                                               (2 x Days per week)
                                                                           September 2017—June 2018                                 CHILDCARE                                             September 2017-June 2018
                    BUSINESS SKILLS                                               QQI Major Award                                                                                                   Level 3
                                                                                                                                      (Lucan)
                      (Clondalkin)                                                    Level 4                                                                                                 Course Code: TBC
                                                                                Course Code: 45088
                                                                                                         This course has been designed for adults who would like to explore the possibility of working in
The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skills and competence to    childcare. It gives students the opportunity to complete a major award at Level 3.
work under supervision in an administrative role in a range of business contexts and/or to progress to
                                                                                                         This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following
further and higher education and training.
                                                                                                         requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper
This is a Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme (VTOS) course. For details of eligibility and         second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.
benefits check out our website.
                                                                                                         MODULES INCLUDE: Communication Skills / Mathematics / Caring for Children / Child Development
MODULES INCLUDE: Work Experience / Communications / Accounting (Manual & Computerised) /                 & Play / Internet Skills / Word Processing
Bookkeeping (Manual & Computerised) / Business Administration / Word Processing / Reception &
                                                                                                                               GETTING STARTED                                                      Part-time
Frontline Office Skills / Spreadsheet Methods.
                                                                                                                                                                                         (Contact the centre for details)
                                                                                     Part-time                                  with KEY SKILLS                                            From 2 to 6 hours per week
                       DEVELOPING                                                                                                                                                                   12 weeks
                                                                               (2 mornings per week)                    (Tallaght, Lucan and Clondalkin)
                    HEALTHCARE SCIENCE                                     September 2016—June 2017                                                                                           Course Code: Various
                           SKILLS                                           4 x QQI Component Awards
                                                                                      Level 4            Key Skills courses are designed for adults who for a variety of reasons need to improve their literacy
                         (Tallaght)                                             Course Code: 28594       and numeracy skills. Participants work in small groups of 4 to 6 people to improve their reading,
                                                                                                         writing, listening, speaking and spelling skills.
This course has been designed for adults who would like to progress to further education and training
in the healthcare field. It offers an introduction to healthcare sciences and gives students the         This course is aimed at adults with very low skills who want to get started at a level and pace they can
opportunity to complete component awards at Level 4. Students must have a basic knowledge of             cope with.
computers.                                                                                               MODULES INCLUDE: Reading / Writing / Listening & Speaking Skills / Basic Maths .
This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following                                                                                                     Part-time
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper
                                                                                                                                  DEVELOPING                                             (Contact the centre for details)
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.                                         KEY SKILLS                                             From 2 to 6 hours per week
                                                                                                                        (Tallaght, Lucan and Clondalkin)                                            12 weeks
MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Food & Nutrition / Functional Mathematics / Human Biology.                                                                                                  Course Code: Various
                                                                                     Part-time           Key Skills courses are designed for adults who for a variety of reasons need to improve their literacy
                          DEVELOPING                                           (2 mornings per week)
                                                                                                         and numeracy skills. Participants work in small groups of 4 to 6 people to improve their reading,
                                                                                  15 week course
                          WORK SKILLS                                       3 x QQI Component Awards     writing, listening, speaking and spelling skills.
                           (Tallaght)                                                 Level 4            This course is aimed at adults who have some level of literacy and numeracy skills but would like to
                                                                           Course Code: 28616 & 45806    develop them further.
Designed to help learners re-enter education or the workplace. Learners will be encouraged to explore    MODULES INCLUDE: Reading / Writing / Listening & Speaking Skills / Basic Maths .
their own skills, interests, aptitudes and strengths and help them set goals for their future career.
Students will complete minor awards at Level 4 QQI and may open up an opportunity to move on to                                    EXTENDING                                                        Part-time
either a full award at Level 4 QQI or Level 5 QQI.                                                                                                                                       (Contact the centre for details)
                                                                                                                                    KEY SKILLS                                             From 2 to 6 hours per week
This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following                         (Tallaght, Lucan and Clondalkin)                                            12 weeks
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper                                                                                           Course Code: Various
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.
                                                                                                         Key Skills courses are designed for adults who for a variety of reasons need to improve their literacy
MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Career Planning / I.T. Skills                                          and numeracy skills. Participants work in small groups of 4 to 6 people to improve their reading,
                                                                                                         writing, listening, speaking and spelling skills.
                                                                                                         Skills assessment will be provided to ensure this is the right course for you. Eligibility criteria will apply.
                   LEARN ACHIEVE SUCCEED                                                                 MODULES INCLUDE: Speaking, Listening, Reading and Writing

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ENGLISH                                                       Part-time                                    WORKING IN                                                  Part-time
                                                                             (Contact centre for details)                                                                                (3 mornings per week)
                           for                                               1 x QQI Component Award                             BUSINESS & OFFICE                                   September 2017—June 2018
        SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (ESOL)                                             Level 3                                  ADMINISTRATION #1                                     5 x QQI Component Awards
                                                                                  Course Code: TBC                                                                                              Level 5
            (Tallaght, Lucan and Clondalkin)                                                                                         (Tallaght)                                           Course Code: 27827



The aim of this course is to improve speaking, listening, reading and writing in English and to gain        This course offers the opportunity to complete a number of QQI accredited component awards at NFQ
accreditation in English as a Second Language at Level 3 QQI. Applicant’s English language proficiency      Level 5 on a part-time basis. A full award is possible once participants complete a further 3-4
will have to meet Level 2 QQI standard and skills assessment will be part of the application process.       components in year 2.

This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following             This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper         requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.                 second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.

MODULES INCLUDE: English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)                                             MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Web Design / Desktop Publishing / Word Processing.


                                                                                                                                   WORKING IN                                                  Part-time
                                                                                                                                                                                         (3 mornings per week)
                        ENGLISH                                                       Part-time                                  BUSINESS & OFFICE                                   September 2017—June 2018
                           for                                               (Contact centre for details)                                                                             5 x QQI Component Awards
                                                                             1 x QQI Component Award
                                                                                                                                ADMINISTRATION #2                                               Level 5
        SPEAKERS OF OTHER LANGUAGES (ESOL)                                             Level 4                                       (Tallaght)                                           Course Code: 27827
            (Tallaght, Lucan and Clondalkin)                                      Course Code: TBC

                                                                                                            This course offers the opportunity to complete a number of QQI accredited component awards at NFQ
                                                                                                            Level 5 on a part-time basis. A full award is possible once participants complete a further 4-5
The aim of this course is to improve speaking, listening, reading and writing in English and to gain        components in year 2.
accreditation in English as a Second Language at Level 4 QQI. Applicant’s English language proficiency      This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following
will have to meet Level 3 QQI standard and skills assessment will be part of the application process.       requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper
This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following             second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper         MODULES INCLUDE: Business Administration / Text Production / Database Methods / Work
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.                 Experience.
MODULES INCLUDE: English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
                                                                                                                                                                                               Part-time
                                                                                                                                 DEVELOPING                                             (3 afternoons per week)
                                                                                                                                                                                     Sepyember 2017 - June 2018
                        INTRODUCTION                                                   Part-time                           INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY                                    2 x QQI Component Awards
                                                                                   (1 Day per week
                               TO                                         September 2017-December 2017
                                                                                                                                & OFFICE SKILLS                                                  Level 4
                                                                                                                                                                                         Course Code: 28609
                          CHILDCARE                                          2 x QQI Component Award                               (Tallaght)
                                                                                        Level 3
                       (Tallaght & Lucan)                                         Course Code: TBC
                                                                                                            This course offers the opportunity to complete I.T. based component awards at Level 4 QQI with a view
                                                                                                            to preparing students to progress to further education and training to complete major awards at Level
This course is designed for adults who left school early and didn’t complete a Leaving Certificate exam.    4 & Level 5 QQI.
The two modules on this course give a good introduction to the area of childcare provision.
                                                                                                            This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following
This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following             requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper         second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.
                                                                                                            MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Web Design/ IT Skills / Spreadsheet Methods
MODULES INCLUDE: Caring for Children / Child Development & Play
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Part-time                                     DEVELOPING                                                    Part-time
                INTRODUCTION TO                                              (2 mornings per week)                                                                                       (4 mornings per week)
                 CAREER PLANNING                                        September 2017—February 2018
                                                                                                                              HEALTHCARE SCIENCE                                       January 2018—May 2018
                                                                          2 x QQI Component Awards                                 SKILLS #2                                          4 x QQI Component Awards
         & INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SKILLS                                            Level 4                                                                                                      Level 4
                     (Tallaght)                                               Course Code: 28616
                                                                                                                                    (Lucan)                                                 Course Code: TBC


                                                                                                         This course has been designed for adults who would like to progress to further education and training
This course offers the opportunity to complete I.T. based component awards at Level 4 QQI with a view    in the healthcare field. It offers an introduction to healthcare sciences and gives students the
to preparing students to progress to further education and training to complete major awards at Level    opportunity to complete component awards at Level 4. Students must have a basic knowledge of
4 & Level 5 QQI.                                                                                         computers. This course combined with Developing Healthcare Science Skills #1 provides a full Major
This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following          Award.
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper      This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.              requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper
MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Web Design / Desktop Publishing / Word Processing.                     second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.

                                                                                    Part-time            MODULES INCLUDE: Human Biology / Career Preparation / Word Processing / Work Experience
                                                                            (1 morning & 1 afternoon
                  DEVELOPING SKILLS FOR                                             per week)
                                                                                                                               INTRODUCTION TO
                                                                        September 2017—February 2018                                                                                          Part-time
                  HEALTHCARE & BEAUTY                                       February 2018-May 2018                                COMPUTERS &                                       (3 x mornings & 1 x afternoon)
                        (Tallaght)                                         2 x QQI Component Awards                                                                                   September 2017-June 2018
                                                                                     Level 4                                   GENERAL LEARNING                                                Level 3
                                                                          Course Code: 28626 & 45805                            (Tallaght & Lucan)                                    Course Code: 26893 & TBC

Designed for adults who are applying to or considering applying to complete any of the following
courses: Beauty Therapy, Hairdressing, Healthcare Support or Sports Recreation. The aim of this course   This course is designed for adults who left school early and didn’t complete a Junior Certificate exam.
is to enable the learner to develop the relevant knowledge, skill and competence which will support      The subjects have been chosen to allow for progression to higher level courses in a variety of areas of
their progression to further education.                                                                  study.
This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following          This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper      requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.              second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.

MODULES INCLUDE: IT Skills / Human Biology.                                                              MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Personal & Interpersonal Skills / Maths / Computer Skills /
                                                                                                         Internet Skills / Career Planning Workshops
                                                                                    Part-time
                       DEVELOPING                                            (4 mornings per week)
                                                                              Sept 2017—Dec 2017                                                                                               Part-time
                    HEALTHCARE SCIENCE                                                                                       INTENSIVE TUITION                                      (Contact the centre for details)
                                                                           4 x QQI Component Awards
                         SKILLS #1                                                   Level 4                             in ADULT BASIC EDUCATION                                         6 hours per week
                                                                               Course Code: 37850                                                                                              14 weeks
                          (Lucan)                                                                                      (Tallaght, Lucan and Clondalkin)                                 Course Code: Various

This course has been designed for adults who would like to progress to further education and training    Intensive Tuition in Adult Basic Education (ITABE) courses provide an intensive tuition opportunity to
in the healthcare field. It offers an introduction to healthcare sciences and gives students the         adults who wish to improve their Key Skills. The aim of the programme is to provide participants, in
opportunity to complete component awards at Level 4. Students must have a basic knowledge of             groups of 6-8 students, with an opportunity to access six hours of tuition per week over a 14-week
computers. There will be an opportunity to complete a Major Award in 2018.                               period.

This is a Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) course. Applicants must meet ONE of the following          Certification is optional on many ITABE courses and skill levels from NFQ Level 1 to 3 are catered for on
requirements– be in receipt of a DSP payment and/or have a medical card and/or have less than upper      the course.
second level education. For more details of eligibility and benefits check out our website.              MODULES INCLUDE: Reading / Writing / Speaking Skills / Basic Maths / Basic IT Skills.
MODULES INCLUDE: Communications / Healthcare / Computer Applications / Team Working
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