National Training Programme for Special Needs Assistants - Inclusive School Support

University College Dublin


Course Name National Training Programme for Special Needs Assistants - Inclusive School Support
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code 109935 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate University College Dublin None
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next intake to the National Training Programme - September 2021

Applications for our September 2021 intake are now closed; at this time we cannot accept late applications. We are looking forward to welcoming our next intake to the School of Education in September 2021!

Missed out this time? Don't worry! We will have another intake in September 2022 - applications will open in Spring 2022. If you have any questions about our Programme please don't hesitate to get in touch.
Course Content

Expand+National Training Programme Special Needs Assistants (Inclusive School Support)

This comprehensive online programme, commissioned by the NCSE, will be delivered to Special Needs Assistants currently working within the Irish education system.


Subjects Taught

Expand+Module 1:
Inclusive Education of Students with Additional Educational Needs

Module 2:
Language and Communication

Module 3:
Supporting Students with Autism

Module 4:
Supporting Students with Primary Care Needs, including Medical and Compl...

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