Applied Social Studies

Sligo VTOS

 

Course Name Applied Social Studies
Course Provider Sligo VTOS
Alternative Provider(s) Mayo Sligo Leitrim ETB
Course Code 5M2181
Course Type VTOS
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Morning, Afternoon
Location (Districts) Sligo Town
What is VTOS

Expand+The Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme is an educational opportunities scheme for unemployed persons which is funded by the Department of Education and Science with assistance from the European Social Fund. The Scheme is operated through the Vo...

Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date: September 2018
End Date: June 2019.
Duration 1 Year.
Entry Requirements

Expand+• Education: No formal education or qualifications are required although applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ ...

Eligibility

Expand+Eligibility criteria are determined by the Department of Education and Skills.

To qualify for VTOS a person must:
- be at least 21 years of age at the commencement of the course,

- be in receipt of an unemployment payment or signing for cre...

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Comment Learning
Outcomes On completion of this programme learners will have the skills, knowledge and competencies to work under supervision in range of social care settings or to progress to further and or higher education and training.

Ref: 44472

Facilities
•Pay Parking
•Wheel Chair Access
•Tea/Coffee Making
Course Content Programme Aim
The aim of this programme is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skills and competence to work under supervision in range of social care settings or to progress to further and or higher education and training.
Subjects Taught Work Experience (5N1356) QQI
Safety & Health at Work (5N1794) QQI
Communications (5N0690) QQI
Care of the Older Person (5N2706) QQI
Social Studies (5N1370) QQI
Young People & Society (5N2002) QQI
Intercultural Studies (5N0765) QQI
Occupational First Aid (5N1207) QQI
Psychology (5N0754) QQI
Research & Study Skills (5N3113) QQI
Word Processing (5N1358) QQI
Understanding Mental Health (5N3772) QQI
FET Code 5M2181 Applied Social Studies
Further Enquiries Fearghal O'Boyle
t: 071 913 8312
e: fearghaloboyle@msletb.ie