Childcare with Special Needs - Advanced

Central Technical Institute Clonmel


Course Name Childcare with Special Needs - Advanced
Course Provider Central Technical Institute Clonmel
Alternative Provider(s) Tipperary ETB
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Course Code 6M2007
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 6 Advanced Certificate (Level 6 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 6 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Clonmel
Course Content

Expand+This full time Post Leaving Cert (PLC) course is designed for both FETAC/QQI Level 5 graduates who wish to continue their studies, and for childcare supervisors seeking a formal qualification. It helps develop interpersonal and leadership skills whil...

FET Code 6M2007 - Early Childhood Care & Education Level 6
Duration 1 year
Comment Certification
Awarding Body: QQI
Award type: Major
Title: Advanced Certificate in Childcare
Code: 6M2007
Level: 6
Credit value: 120
Course Fee

Expand+All Courses cost €550.00 and are broken down as follows:

1.Acceptance Fee of €50.00 to be paid when accepting a place on a course

2.College registration fee of €300.00 payable on registration.

All students pay this, there is no exemption.

Financial Support If you think you are eligible for the student grant, you should apply through the website:

If you have any queries contact 0761 0878 74 or email:
Interview Yes - Mid to Late May & Late August to early September
Application Date You must apply online for a PLC course: (link below)
Apply before 31st August 2018
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Courses commence in September 2018
Subjects Taught •Child Development
•Early Childhood Curriculum
•Childhood Social, Legal and Health Studies
•Work Experience
•Team Leadership
•Supervision in Early Childhood Care and Education
•Creative Studies for Special Needs
•Early Childhood Arts and Culture
•Manual Handling
Entry Requirements

Expand+•Applicants must have a minimum of 4 Merits in relevant FETAC/QQI components, or equivalents, or relevant work experience and should have previous work experience working in an ECCE setting.
•Candidates must be in a position to obtain Garda Clearanc...

Careers or Further Progression Progression
Employment in a variety of education/care settings within the Irish childcare sector. Careers as Crèche Supervisor, Room Leader, Pre-School Supervisor/Room Leader, Playgroup Supervisor/Leader, After-School Supervisor/Leader, Start and run your own Childcare business. Successful completion of this course may facilitate exemption from the first year of specific degree programmes.
Further Enquiries Name: Emma de Brún
Tel: (052) 612 6269
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