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BA in Contemporary Disability Studies – Level 7

School: Social Care | Credits: 180 | Duration: 3 Years BA in Contemporary Disability Studies – Level 7

Please note: Next commencement: November 18th, 2020*. Apply now!   This course is designed for people who work in disability services and want to enhance the supports they provide through New Directions. This course is suited for anyone working in…

BA in Social Care – Level 7

School: Social Care | Credits: 180 | Duration: 3 Years BA in Social Care – Level 7

Next Intake: February, 2021 – Open for applications now. This course is designed for people who want to attain the standards of proficiency for social care workers as defined by CORU. The learner will engage with 18 modules that explore…

Bachelor of Arts in Applied Management (Human Services) – Level 7

School: Management | Credits: 60 | Duration: 1 Year Bachelor of Arts in Applied Management (Human Services) – Level 7

The BA in Applied Management (Human Services) is a QQI accredited (Level 7) 3-year degree programme created by, and for people working in the human services and non-profit sector. It provides participants with the knowledge and skills required to manage for the good…

Certificate in Autism, Wellbeing and Positive Behaviour Supports

School: Continuing Professional Development & Social Care | Credits: 20 | Duration: 12 Weeks Certificate in Autism, Wellbeing and Positive Behaviour Supports

The Certificate in Autism, Wellbeing and Positive Behaviour Supports is an accredited programme that focuses on how to effectively support staff who work with individuals on the autistic spectrum to: Lead the life they want to live, Support and reaffirm…

Certificate in Essential Employment Law

School: Continuing Professional Development & Management | Credits: 10 | Duration: 6 Weeks Certificate in Essential Employment Law

Understanding employment law is an absolute necessity for first line managers because they are becoming increasingly involved in employment contracts and disciplinary/grievance procedures. This accredited, six-week course examines employment law as a management issue for the human services and non-profit…

Certificate in Management of a Positive Behavioural Culture

School: Continuing Professional Development & Social Care | Credits: 20 | Duration: 12 Weeks Certificate in Management of a Positive Behavioural Culture

The Certificate in Management of a Positive Behaviour Culture is an accredited programme that focuses on how to utilise and effectively manage Positive Behaviour Support in a way that will allow your team to: Manage behaviours that challenge that may limit…

Certificate in Patient Safety Complaints Advocacy

School: Continuing Professional Development | Credits: 20 | Duration: 12 Weeks Certificate in Patient Safety Complaints Advocacy

This course is intended for people who will be working as advocates for patients wishing to make complaints about the service they or a family member has received from state-funded health or social services. Those participating in the course may…

Certificate in Supported Employment

School: Continuing Professional Development | Credits: 20 | Duration: 12 Weeks Certificate in Supported Employment

This Certificate in Supported Employment Level 7 course is a professional qualification targeted specifically at the needs of people working as job coaches and employment facilitators. It will provide: A detailed understanding of the social and legislative context in which…

Certificate in Supporting and Working with Families

School: Continuing Professional Development & Social Care | Credits: 10 | Duration: 8 Weeks Certificate in Supporting and Working with Families

This accredited Special Purpose Level 7 course, Certificate in Supporting and Working with Families, equips the student a thorough understanding of family-centred ways of working so that the person being supported can achieve the universal good things of life. Families…

Certificate in the Manager as Coach and Mentor

School: Continuing Professional Development & Management | Credits: 15 | Duration: 6 Weeks Certificate in the Manager as Coach and Mentor

This programme of study on becoming a better coach and mentor has been developed for the experienced manager who currently holds a senior post within the organisation or aspires to hold such a post in the future. This manager is interested…