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Classroom Assistant Training / Special Needs Assisting
Classroom Assistant Training / Special Needs Assistant /Childcare
Duration: 1 year full-time.
This course will enable students to work as a member of a professional team in a variety of childcare settings including crèches, nurseries, playgroups, early start programmes or as Special needs Assistants (SNA's) in Primary and Post Primary Schools.
Understanding Special Needs
Classroom Assistant Training
Caring for Children
Early Childhood Education
Working in Childcare
Safety and Health at work
Occupation First Aid
Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied, or Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme.
Holders of a FETAC Level 4 award may also apply. Mature students ie applicants over 23 year of age may be exempt from the above requirements.
On completion of the course students may work in a variety of settings including crèches, nurseries, playgroups, early start programmes and as classroom assistants in special schools.
Students can apply to Institutes of Technology and Universities for places on their courses through the Higher Education Links Scheme.
Further information can be obtained from www.fetac.ie/hels/Default.htm
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