We are delighted to announce the launch of our next Childcare CPD (continuous professional development) course – Child Protection & Welfare in ECCE Settings.
This Child Protection & Welfare course has been specifically created for The Open College by our Childcare Tutors to complement our range QQI Childcare Courses.
This course will highlight the importance of having a clear and detailed background knowledge about Child Protection and Welfare Issues of Children. It is essential to have this knowledge in order to protect the Children in your Care.
You as an Early Childhood Education and Care Practitioner play a central role in ensuring that the Children in your care are Happy, Healthy and Safe. It will provide a deep knowledge about Child Protection and promote the development of the Skill of Dealing with Child Protection Concerns when raised, in line with the Children’s First Act 2015.
Early Detection and/or Intervention can protect a Child from dangerous situations that they might be exposed to in relation to Abuse…….
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– QQI (FETAC) Childcare & Law Distance Learning component Courses: €229 for January Only!
– Special Needs Assistant Course Bundle – Combined Levels 5 & 6 – Three SNA modules for: Only €685. Click here for more information….
– Healthcare and Childcare Level 5 & 6 QQI Major Awards: Only €949:
QQI Major Award Programmes from only €125 per month over 10 months! Major Award Programmes on offer include:
Do not miss these unbelievable special offers on our courses. The Open College provide learners with the best value for QQI awards in Ireland. We allow ample time to complete your course and we do not impose restrictive or our punitive conditions when you avail of our special offers. Now ask yourself:
Why Pay more for the same QQI awards?
To redeem your additional €50* off voucher please enter the below code in the coupon section prior to checking out.
You can also enrol over the phone or by post by quoting the same code to secure your discount.
Voucher Code: GoldDecember
Click here to view our full range of QQI Distance and Attendance Learning Courses.
*Terms and Conditions:
• The offer is only applicable to courses enrolled after December 1st 2016.
• Voucher must be used before the 31st of December 2016.
• Interest free easy payment plan is not available with this offer.
• Exam and Registration/certification fees may be payable on some courses – check course pages for details.
• These offers are not valid with completion / delayed style funding.
• Only one voucher can be used per course enrolled.
We are delighted to announce the launch of our next Healthcare CPD (continuous professional development) course – Activities Coordinator.
This Activities Coordinator course has been specifically created for The Open College by our Healthcare Tutors to complement our range QQI Healthcare Support Courses.
This new and unique course will look at how therapeutic and recreational activities are of paramount importance in the promotion of resident’s / clients quality of life and how the Activity Coordinator plays a central role in delivering purposeful activities that stimulate residents and improve their well-being.
It will further explore the impact of ageing, social transitions associated with ageing and the importance of person centred care.
The course will allow learners to develop approaches to designing and implementing activity programmes in their work settings. The emphasis throughout this course is on developing positive communication skills, facilitating developmental activities and fostering meaningful participation with older people in care……..
Interested in becoming a part of a thriving Educational company or know anyone who is looking for office administration roles?
We have new Full-Time Job opportunities for Administrator Assistants / QQI Assistant Coordinators to join our company on permanent contracts with an immediate start in Dublin.
Please click here for more information and how to apply.
The Open College is approved to provide Pobal Funded Training for those who wish to complete the Level 5 and Level 6 Major Awards in Early Childhood Care & Education.
The Department of Children and Youth Affairs recently announced a 4th round of the Learner Fund. This fund is now open for applications and will remain open until 28th October 2016. All Childcare staff in Early Childcare centres in Ireland, are required to have at least a Level 5 approved qualification in Childcare and all Pre-school (ECCE) Room Leaders are required to hold a Level 6 approved qualification in Childcare.
2016 will see an expansion of the ECCE programme which will be made available to a wider age-range of preschoolers. This will result in additional demand for ECCE places, and many early years services will be planning to expand as a result.
The Open College, Ireland’s largest QQI course provider offers the approved QQI component and Major Award at Levels 5 and 6 which are suitable for both Early Childcare staff and Room Leaders/Supervisors.
Find out more about The Open College’s range of Childcare courses.
Click here for more information on POBAL Funding.
We are delighted to announce the launch of our new range of individual QQI Level 6 Montessori modules. Each of these QQI Childcare modules have been specifically created using the Montessori Method of teaching. The new module range include:
For More Information, please click on any of the above modules.
Due to popular request we have brought back our Healthcare Award Bundle Offer. For the month of August we have a Bundle Offer on all QQI / FETAC Healthcare Modules.
Don’t delay and Book Now as this is a time limited offer.
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For the month of July, we have a new Bundle Offer on all QQI / FETAC Business & Finance Modules.
We are delighted to announce the launch of our newly validated QQI level 6 Purchasing and Procurement qualification. It is designed for a broad spectrum of people in business who would benefit from a greater understanding of Purchasing and Procurement in an organisation.
This course covers topics such as the key terms associated with procurement, Evolution of Purchasing, Specification, the Five Rights, Key components of a contract including the rationale of termination of agreements.
It will teach the learner how to use a classification system to rank procurement items in order of importance, how to implement tactical and strategic sourcing and be able to apply relevant criteria for assessment of suppliers and above all to negotiate effectively during all stages of procurement giving due consideration to ethical practices at all times.
In summary people studying this course will:
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