Speech and Language Therapy Assistant

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Speech and Language Therapy Assistant
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M3782
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Cardiac First Response PreHospital Emergency Care Council None
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+About This Course
Speech and Language Therapists support and care for people of all ages with speech, language, communication and swallowing difficulties. Working with other professionals in multidisciplinary teams, the therapist works closely with ...

FET Code 5M3782 - Health Service Skills.
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Certification:
QQI Level 5 Certificate in Health Service Skills - 5M3782.

PHECC Cardiac First Response Community Training (CFR-C)
Patient Moving and Manual Handling.
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

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Course Fee Please refer to the Institute's website for a breakdown of the course fee (see "Link to Course Fee" above).

*The Post Leaving Certificate Government Levy of €200 is removed for 2022/2023.
Financial Support

Expand+1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan Institute is one.
Applications...

Application Date

Expand+How do I Apply?
On-line applications for the 2022/23 academic year are Open (via link below).

A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.

Your PPS Number is also required as part of the application process.

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Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2022
Subjects Taught

Expand+PHECC Cardiac First Response Community Training (CFR-C)
Patient Moving and Manual Handling

Speech and Language Therapy Practice

Speech and Language Therapy Theory

Care Support

Infection Prevention and Control

Rehabilitation Support

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Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
QQI FET Links to CAO Courses Web Page - Click Here
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Successful graduates of this course in Speech and Language Therapy Assistant Studies will be eligible to apply for a position as a speech and language therapy assistant in a variety of therapy/care settings.

Further Study
At...

Further Enquiries Cavan Institute,
Cathedral Road,
Cavan,
Co. Cavan.
H12 E426
email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
Tel: +353 49 4332633
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