Applied Social Studies VTOSCourse code: 5M4339
Modules on this course:
This certificate is offered on the Balbriggan VTOS full time course. The QQI Level 5 Applied Social Studies award covers a broad range of modules. Learners will complete at least eight modules at level 5 to gain this award. This programme is a full time course, Monday to Friday, 9.00 to 2.30 (approximately). Learners will also have the opportunity to gain valuable work experience in the social services sector.
To be eligible for this VTOS course the applicant must
- be over 21 years of age
- in receipt of a social welfare payment for 6 months immediately prior to the course start date
- OR recently made redundant
- OR signing for credits for 6 months immediately prior to the course start date
- OR a dependent on a person that is in receipt of a social welfare payment
It is preferable that the applicant has a leaving certificate or equivalent.
This course enables students to work with a variety of jobs, both in the community and in residential settings. For example: residential childcare, disability sector, youth and community, family support services, people who are homeless, people who are drug and alcohol dependent, and older people, residential centres, refuge hostels, educational organisations & community support projects.
For jobs or volunteering in community sector check www.activelink.ie
This course also prepares people for studying either level 6 in PLCs or degree courses such as Social Studies or Social Work, Applied Social Studies or Social Care, Social Services, Social Science.
Please note, that this course will only run if there is sufficient interest in it. All applicants must qualify the eligibility criteria.
Other Courses available in this Category:
|Course Title||Level||Full/Part Time||Day/Evening||Location|
|Balbriggan Nursing Studies 5M4349 VTOS||5||Full-time||Day||Balbriggan|
|Applied Social Studies VTOS||5||Full-time||Day||Balbriggan|
|Blanchardstown BTEI Healthcare Support 5M4339 Year 1||5||Full-time||Day||Blanchardstown, Main St.|
|Blanchardstown Nursing Studies 5M4349 BTEI Year 2||5||Full-time||Day||Blanchardstown, Main St.|
|Blanchardstown Nursing Studies 5M4349 BTEI Year 1||5||Full-time||Day||Blanchardstown, Main St.|
|Blanchardstown BTEI Healthcare Support 5M4339 Year 2||5||Full-time||Day||Blanchardstown, Main St.|
|Blanchardstown VTOS Nursing Studies 5M4349||5||Full-time||Day||Blanchardstown, Main St.|
|Blanchardstown VTOS Healthcare Support 5M4339||5||Full-time||Day||Blanchardstown, Main St.|
|Balbriggan Healthcare Support (VTOS)||5||Full-time||Day||Balbriggan|
|Preparation Course for QQI Level 5 Healthcare||4||Part-time||Flexible||Swords|