CPD Short Courses – Autumn/Winter Schedule 2021/22

The OTC has launched the Autumn/Winter 2021/22 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, management, further education and CPD.

The courses are delivered through the innovative blended learning model making them ideal for busy professionals and people interested in exploring these areas in a way that is flexible and accessible. (See more on our Supported Open Learning Model here).

Cert in Managing Service Quality

Commencing online on November 1st, 2021: One of our 2 management 'Fast Track' modules, this level 6 award will increase your ability to deliver best practice in service quality and safeguarding.

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Empowerment and Advocacy

Commencing November 15th, 2021: This accredited Level 6 course equips the student with the knowledge, skills and competencies to support people with disabilities in empowering themselves on a day-to-day basis, thus facilitating self-defined visions of a desirable future

Find out more here

Cert in Manager as Coach and Mentor

December, 2021: This course is for the experienced manager interested in further developing their existing professional competencies in order to progress the work of the organisation within the human services sector and within wider society.

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Cert in Supported Employment

Commencing Spring, 2022: This 12-week, Level 7 course is a professional qualification targeted specifically at the needs of people working as job coaches and employment facilitators.

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HR Management and Supervision

March 7th, 2022: This six-week course is designed to provide you with a working knowledge of the importance, role and function of Human Resource Management, particularly in relation to the not-for-profit and human services sector.

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Cert in Training and Development

Commencing Spring 2022. A twelve week course that provides participants with the tools to identify training needs and design skills to deliver quality training.

Read more here.


Didn't find the course you were looking for? Check out all of our CPD courses here.

If you require any further information, please contact Conor on tel: 01-2990580 or by email at cmurray@opentrainingcollege.com