Learners will learn how to enable individuals to overcome barriers in workplace and educational settings. This course outlines best practice in the area of disability and inclusion, within a range of educational and caring environments.


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1 year

QQI Level 6 Inclusive Education and Training 6M2263
QQI Component Maths 5N1833 (available as option in evening for learners requiring Maths for progression)

€530 including QQI examination fees. (Medical card holders exempt from €250)

  • Inclusive Education Practice 6N2226
  • Disability Awareness 6N1975
  • Differentiated Learning & Instruction 6N2225
  • Work Experience 6N1946
  • Team Leadership 6N1948
  • Assistive Technology 6N2211
  • Health Promotion 6N2214
  • Special Needs Assisting 6N1957

QQI Level 5 Award in Early Childhood, Healthcare or humanities . All applicants are interviewed. An offer of a place on this course is contingent on the applicant meeting the entry  requirements set out here and satisfactory presentation at interview.

Students are required to complete one day a week work placement in a relevant setting.


Manual Handling Training & Certification

Child Protection training (TÚSLA)

Paediatric First Aid

Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults

To be confirmed.

Graduates can work as Special Needs Assistants in an educational environment, Personal Assistant in an Intellectual Disability setting.