Social Care - 6M2218 Social and Vocational Integration ( QQI Level 6)
On completion of this programme learners will have the skills, knowledge and competencies to work in a social care setting. The course has been developed for learners who wish to pursue a career in social care services in either the private, public or voluntary sector and or to progress on to higher education or training.
- Applicants will be expected to have Leaving Certificate, QQI Level 5 Award or equivalent standard of education.
- Included in the Admission process is an interview followed by an online assessment in Mathematics and English.
- All applicants are subject to an interview
|Disability Awareness||Level 6 - Disability Awareness||QQI|
|Person Centred Planning||Level 6 - Person Centred Planning||QQI|
|Mental Health Awareness||Level 6 - Mental Health Awareness||QQI|
|Work Experience||Level 6 - Work Experience||QQI|
|Communications||Level 6 - Communications||QQI|
|Boundary Management||Level 6 - Boundary Management||QQI|
|Rehabiliation Practice||Level 6 - Rehabiliation Practice||QQI|
*Subject to change*
This is a 1 year full time PLC course
*Students must be eligible under the (BTEI) Back to Education Initiative – see study options page for more information.
Students who successfully complete this course may apply to develop their knowledge on further education courses at level 6 and 7.
Successful graduates could also seek out employment in social care roles in either private, public or voluntary sectors.
This course is offered free to learners.
*Course completion is reliant on Garda Vetting Process.
*Laois and Offaly Education and Training Board reserves the right to refuse course admission and/or completion
Certificate in Social Care
Start Date September 2022
End Date June 2023
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Read what our past students have to say about their experience with Portarlington Further Education and Training Centre
After successfully completing the first year of course I was lucky enough to get work experience, as an Accounts Assistant.”