Early Childhood Care & Education - Advanced

O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education

 

Course Name Early Childhood Care & Education - Advanced
Course Provider O'Fiaich Institute of Further Education
Alternative Provider(s) Louth & Meath ETB
Course Code 6M2007
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
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, Part time
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Course Content Course Aim
This one year course aims to provide students with the in-depth knowledge of child development and learning, along with quality supervisory skills and competence to work as a supervisor in an Early Childhood Care and Education setting. Graduates can progress directly into employment in the Early Years Services or gain entry to third level degree courses at Universities and Institutes of Technology.
FET Code 6M2007- Early Childhood Care & Education
Duration 1 Year
Comment Certification
6M2007 QQI Level 6 Early Childhood Care and Education
Alternative Entry Mature students are very welcome on all courses in O'Fiaich Institute of further Education and the number of mature students is rising steadily. Some mature students are eligible for VTOS scheme (Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme).
Course Fee

Expand+Student Services Costs: €200
Government Levy (PPC): €200

The following categories of participant are exempt from paying the Government Levy (PPC):
-Full medical Card holders in their own right and their dependent children
-Those who are eli...

Financial Support View www.susi.ie
Interview First round interviews take place the end of May. Second Round Interviews take place in late August.
Application Date

Expand+You can apply online to Ó Fiaich Institute of Further Education online (link below)
Applications for the each academic year will open from February 1st and closing date for 1st Round of interviews is early May 2019.

•Your email address and mo...

Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment PLC Courses begin in September 2019
Subjects Taught Course Modules
Supervision in Early Childhood Care
Early Childhood Curriculum
Early Learning Environment
Childhood Social, Legal and Health Studies
Child Development
Child Psychology
Work Experience
Communications
Entry Requirements All our Level 5 PLC courses are open to school leavers (Leaving Cert/ Leaving Cert Applied Students/A Levels/GCSE or equivalent), QQI Level 4 graduates and mature applicants. A QQI Level 5 award is a prerequisite to access a Level 6 programme.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Higher Education
DkIT Early Childhood Studies Level 8 (Advanced Entry)
Carlow IT Early Childhood Education & Care Level 8
Maynooth University Arts Level 8
DCU BECE Early Childhood Education Level 8
Maynooth University Early Childhood Teaching ...

Further Enquiries Further Education Director,
O' Fiaich Institute of Further Education,
Tel: 042 933 1398 / 933 1402
Fax: 042 933 8054
email: info@ofi.ie
web: www.ofi.ie
Course Web Page Web Page - Click Here