General Learning - Level 4

Killarney Youthreach KDYS Youth Centre


Course Name General Learning - Level 4
Course Provider Killarney Youthreach KDYS Youth Centre
Alternative Provider(s) Kerry ETB
Course Code 4M2010
Course Type Youthreach
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 4 Certificate (Level 4 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 4 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Killarney
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 02/09/2019

Youthreach operates on a full-time, year-round basis and has a continuous intake policy.
Duration 1 - 2 years, with the possibility of a 3rd year if required.


Youthreach is a full-time programme, usually over two years, for young people, aged 15 to 20, who left school early and are not are not working. It leads to awards typically at levels 3 and 4 on the NFQ. Learners are supported in settin...

Entry Requirements

Expand+Education: Applicants should have a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 3 when accessing a Level 4 programme. Applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education although no formal qualifications are r...

Financial Support


Courses are free and trainees aged over 16 receive a weekly allowance. You will get a travel allowance if you have to travel 5 km or more to the centre. You may also qualify for free childcare and a meal allowance - you should check with the...

Comment Further Details

Candidates must be aged between 15 and 20. Applicants are required to attend for interview. Two members of staff will interview each applicant. Parents/Guardians are welcome to pass on any additional information after the interview. No applicant is guaranteed a place on the programme. Candidates will be assessed based on a.) willingness to challenge oneself b.) programme suitability c.) ability to communicate and d.) motivation and commitment.
Course Content

Expand+Programme Aim
The aim of this programme is to enable the learner to develop the relevant knowledge, skill and competence in a broad range of personal skills which enable personal development and active citizenship, and/or to progress to employment a...

Subjects Taught

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Title Award Awarding Body

English And Communications Level 4 Communications (4N0689) QQI
Fine Art Painting Painting (4N1871) QQI
Health Related Fitness Health Related Fitness (4N2666) QQI
Information Technology Skills In...

Further Enquiries Contact
John Adams
064 6632559
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