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Open Training College (OTC) Open Day event: Social Care Workers – what they do, and how to become one.

By Viv Menzies | April 27, 2021
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At this virtual event, you will: be informed about the role of the Social Care Worker learn about the Social Care Worker regulator, CORU learn how to gain a qualification as a Social Care Worker learn about the OTC’s Supported…

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OTC develops new online options to support training in the sector at this time

By Viv Menzies | January 28, 2021
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During this public health emergency, the OTC has developed a variety of online options to keep staff education, training and development progressing during these challenging times. The College’s mission is to provide educational and training opportunities for staff within human…

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CPD Short Courses – Spring Schedule 2021

By Viv Menzies | December 16, 2020
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The OTC has launched the Winter/Spring 2021 schedule of short CPD courses. The College has delivered level 5-7 major awards for many years, as well as a wide range of special purpose and minor awards in the areas of social…

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OTC HEA Government funded Modules – application deadline extended to January 12th (for 3 modules)

By Viv Menzies | November 16, 2020
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The recently launched initiative from the Higher Education Authority and the Irish government has awarded the OTC over 150 student places, across 5 modular courses, starting in January. Please note applications are now closed for Collaborative Practice & Teamwork and Creative…

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Discounted prices for CPD courses in support of the sector!

By Viv Menzies | September 25, 2020
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The OTC is offering huge savings on three popular CPD courses – Apply today! As we all approach the ‘next normal’ of working together in the sector, the OTC has discounted some popular CPD (Continuing Professional Development) courses in order…

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CPD Short Courses – Autumn/Winter Schedule 2020

By Viv Menzies | July 27, 2020
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The OTC has launched the Autumn/Winter schedule of short CPD courses. The College has delivered level 5-7 major awards for many years, as well as a wide range of special purpose and minor awards in the areas of social care,…

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OTC Blog – Values are all we have

By Raymond Watson | July 1, 2020
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Values as a Guide and Gauge Values are important because they guide our beliefs, attitudes and behaviour. They are what we cling to when things are not going well. Whether that be personally or at work having clear values is…

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