Continuing Professional Development in Trauma-informed Care - Theory and Practice

University College Cork


Course Name Continuing Professional Development in Trauma-informed Care - Theory and Practice
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code CCPDTC
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 9 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 9 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time, Online or Distance
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment START DATE 21 September 2021
Application Date

Expand+CLOSING DATE 27th August 2021

During your online application you will be required to upload the following documents:

Birth Cert or Passport
Passport Photograph
Statement of Experience [template available for download during application]

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Duration 16 weeks part-time online

Course Practicalities
The programme will be delivered in a blended format, part-time on-line with 1.5 hours pre-recorded materials and 1.5 hours live lecture per week.

Module 1 live lectures 7:00pm – 8:30pm

Tuesdays: 21st and 28th September, 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th October and 2nd , 9th November 2021

Module 2 live lectures 7:00pm-8:30pm

Tuesdays: 8th, 15th, 22nd February, 1st, 8th, 15th 22nd and 29th March 2022
Course Fee €795
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Entry Requirements

Expand+A level eight honours degree or equivalent qualification within a relevant field such as social work, psychology, social care, youth and community work, family support, psychotherapy, health care, education (early years/primary or secondary) or famil...

Course Content

Expand+This programme introduces students to the trauma-informed care approach as a response to relational and developmental trauma in children, young people, adults and/or their families. The programme focuses on both developing students’ understanding o...

Careers or Further Progression Skills and Careers Information
This programme aims to develop practitioners’ knowledge and skills to support their effectiveness in their intervention in their professional role. This supports upskilling and career development by developing capacity to provide trauma-informed care.
Further Enquiries Belinda Gascoigne
+353 21 4904700

Maria Lotty
+353 21 4904700
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