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Course No. 8032 

Sessions:  Monday & Some Wednesdays    7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.

Fee: €290 per module or €1000 for 4 modules

Level 5 Major Code 5M2009 - Certified by QQI           8 modules required for Major Award

This course provides the successful learners with a nationally accredited award in the theory and practice of Early Childhood Education and Care. The learner will gain knowledge, skills and the competence to work independently and under supervision in a range of Early Childhood Care and Education Settings. Early Childhood Care and Education Worker in Pre school, Creche, Classroom Assistant, Special Needs Assistant, Children’s Nanny.

Successful graduates may progress to related health and social care courses in the Institutes of Technology through the Higher Education Links scheme by CAO application.

The following modules are scheduled to run as part of this Major Award at times and dates as noted.

1. Early Childhood Education and Play 5N1773 - Click here for course description.

2. Social Studies 5N1370 - Click here for course description.

Modules 3 and 4 will start February / March 2020.

Modules will run every Monday and every second week Monday and Wednesday.

Please note each module has a credit value of 15 and in order to achieve a major award in “Early Childhood Care and Education” you need to have 120 credits. 120 hours work experience must also be achieved and certified by a Supervisor within work placement.



Course No. 8018

Sessions: 20, Monday 7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.

Fee: €450, Payment Plan Options.


Level 5 Component Code 5N1786 - Certified by QQI.

For people who wish to pursue a career in working with children with special needs as an assistant within an educational setting.

The Special Needs Assisting Course aims to:

• Ensure adequate training of the Special Needs Assistant. • Promote understanding of role of Special Needs Assistant in the classroom. • Equip the Special Needs Assistant with the necessary skills and knowledge for a rewarding career.

Work Experience:

Candidates will have to complete at least 30 hours working with the individuals with Special Needs under the age of 18 in an educational setting, or similar during the course. This work experience may be of a paid or voluntary nature.

Entry Requirements: Candidates who do not currently work in this area must be prepared to undertake the work experience outlined above. Junior Certificate level is usually required including English, Irish and Maths. All learners must be fluent English speakers. This may lead to a major award in Early Childhood Care and Education Code 5M2009

Course No. 8081

Sessions: 25,  Monday & some Tuesdays  7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.


Level 5 Major Code 5M4339 - Certified by QQI


8 Modules in total required for this Major Award.


Cost per module is €290 or €1,000 per 4 modules if booked prior to commencement of Term. Payment Plan Options.

Successful completion of this course provides a recognised qualification necessary for working as a Health Care Assistant in a variety of settings, including hospitals, maternity care, day and residential care, community and the home. It is suitable for those wishing to embark on a career in caring and those already working in the sector who wish to gain a recognised qualification. Successful graduates may progress to related health and social care courses in the Institutes of Technology through the Higher Education Links scheme by CAO application.

The following modules are scheduled to run as part of this Major Award at times and dates as noted.

1. Care Support 5N0758 - click here for details.

2. Care Skills 5N2770 - click here for details.

Modules 3 and 4 will start February/March 2020.

Modules will run every Monday and every second week Monday and Tuesday.

Please note each module has a credit value of 15 and in order to achieve a major award in “Healthcare Support” you need to have 120 credits. 150 hours work experience must also be achieved and certified by a Supervisor within work placement.

Course No: 5023

Sessions: 4, Thursday 7.00pm -10.00pm

Fee: €80


Practical First Aid is a 12 hour course certified by the Red Cross which covers:
Accident Scene Management, Bleeding, Respiratory Problems, CPR, Unconsciousness, Fractures & soft tissue injuries, Burns & Scalds and Medical Emergencies.

The course is very much based on practical work rather than theory and is taught with the use of workbooks which chart the participants skills.

(Workbook and Certificate €15 extra)

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Adult Education Department
Scoil Mhuire Community School
Clane
Kildare
Ireland

Tel: 045 868255
Email: info@clanesm.com
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