Childcare 6M2007 QQI Level 6 Certificate in Early Childhood Care

Toys by oatsy40 @Flickr
Toys by oatsy40 @Flickr

 

This Advanced Certificate in Early Childhood Care & Education is skills based programme designed for those who are in a Supervisory role in an Early Years setting. It builds on and expands the QQI Level 5 Certificate in Childcare to provide the learner with a comprehensive understanding of childcare and education in Ireland today. It is made up of 8 components and each carries a value of 15 credits, giving a total of 120 credits for the full award.

Night: Monday
Times: 00:00 to 00:00
Duration:
Starting: Monday, 25 September 2017

Cost: €0.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 6M2007 Level 6

Modules

  • 6N1942 Child Development.
  • 6N1946 Work Experience.
  • 6N1950 Communications.
  • 6N1944 Early Childhood Curriculum.
  • 6N1973 Supervision in Early Childhood Care.
  • 6N1945 Childhood Social Legal and Health Studies .
  • 6N1957 Special Needs Assisting.
  • 6N1975 Disability Awareness.
  • Modules subject to change.

Entry Requirements

    Applicants must have completed full QQI Level 5 Award in Childcare and currently be working in a Childcare setting.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

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Child Development QQI Level 6

Creepy Toy by Jennifer Morrow @Flickr
Creepy Toy by Jennifer Morrow @Flickr

 

This module is designed to provide the learner with knowledge and understanding of child development from 0-12 years and the skills required to implement and promote the use of observations in the early childhood education and care setting. This module aims to promote good practice, equality and respect for diversity in early childhood education and care.

Night: Monday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 12 Weeks
Starting: Monday, 25 September 2017

Cost: €280.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 6N1942 Level 6

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognise the capabilities and potential of the individual child across all domains of development.
  • Carry out observation and evaluation techniques and understand their implications for practice.
  • Understand the influence of genetic, social, cultural and environmental factors on the overall development of the child.
  • Understand the interdependency of all domains of development Critically reflect on the child development.
  • To assist the learner to develop the academic and vocational language, literacy and numeracy skills related to Early Childhood Care & Education Level 6 through the medium of the indicative content.
  • To enable the learner to take responsibility for his/her own learning.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

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Creative Arts QQI Level 5

my Watercolor kit by Steven Correy @Flickr
my Watercolor kit by Steven Correy @Flickr

 

This programme module aims to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to ensure that each child’s learning, development and well-being is facilitated through the provision of creative opportunities.

Night: Thursday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 12 Weeks
Starting: Thursday, 28 September 2017

Cost: €250.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 5N1769 Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • To recognise and understand the importance of play within creative arts.
  • To develop an appreciation of the role of music in self-development.
  • To understand the role of drama in developing self-esteem and confidence.
  • To recognise the therapeutic value of art and craft.
  • To devise creative art activities which are age and stage appropriate.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

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Early Childhood Care and Education 5M2009 QQI Level 5 Award

Alphabet Blocks by Peter Miller @Flickr
Alphabet Blocks by Peter Miller @Flickr

 

This course provides the successful learner with a nationally accredited award in the theory and practice of Early Childhood Education and Care. The learner will gain knowledge, skills and the competence to work independently and under supervision in a range of Early Childhood Care and Education settings. It is made up of 8 components and each component carries a value of 15 credits, giving a total of 120 credits for the full award. Three components will be offered each term; 8 components must be completed to achieve a full award. In order to achieve this award, it is essential to undertake 120 hours of work experience. Prior to beginning Work Experience all learners must have completed Garda Vetting through Mallow College.

Night: Monday
Times: 00:00 to 00:00
Duration:
Starting: Monday, 25 September 2017

Cost: €0.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 5M2009 Level 5

Modules

  • 5N1770 Early Care and Education Practice.
  • 5N1773 Early Childhood Education and Play.
  • 5N1786 Special Needs Assisting.
  • N1764 Child Development.
  • 5N1765 Child Health and Wellbeing.
  • 5N1356 Work Experience.
  • 5N0690 Communications.
  • 5N2396 Creative Arts.
  • Modules subject to change.

Entry Requirements

  • Pass Leaving Certificate or equivalent.
  • This requirement does not apply to mature learners.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

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Early Care Education and Practice QQI Level 5

heads roll in lego land by woodleywonderworks @Flickr
heads roll in lego land by woodleywonderworks @Flickr

 

This programme module aims to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence in Early Childhood Care and Education practice to enable the learner to work under direction with children, their families and colleagues within early childhood care and education setting (ECCE).

Night: Wednesday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Cost: €220.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 5N1770 Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • To familiarise the learner with the historical development of the ECCE sector in Ireland, the relevant legislation and policies pertaining to a quality ECCE environment.
  • To understand the importance of self-awareness, personal reflection and reflective practice in relation to working in an ECCE setting.
  • To understand the importance of effective communication with families, children and colleagues and effective teamwork in an ECCE setting.
  • To familiarise the learner with the policies and practices relating to the Rights of the Child and promoting equality and diversity in an ECCE setting.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

See full Terms & Conditions.

Early Childhood Education and Play QQI Level 5

Toy story II by Romina Campos @Flickr
Toy story II by Romina Campos @Flickr

 

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to ensure that each child’s learning, development and well-being is facilitated through the provision of opportunities, experiences, activities, interaction, materials and equipment, having regard to the age and stage of development of the child and the child’s cultural context.

Night: Monday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Monday, 25 September 2017

Cost: €220.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 5N1773 Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • To know the stages of play linked to the developmental stage of the child.
  • To understand the centrality of play to a child’s development, learning and wellbeing.
  • To be aware of a variety of curricula and their implementation.
  • To recognise the importance of the contribution of the adult to the play process.
  • To devise play activities and experiences both indoor and outdoor that are age, stage and culturally appropriate.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

See full Terms & Conditions.

Special Needs Assisting QQI Level 5

Blinding by mimitalks @Flickr
Blinding by mimitalks @Flickr

 

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence in the practices and principles underpinning the role of a Special Needs Assistant to enable the learner to work effectively under direction in a special needs capacity.

Night: Tuesday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Tuesday, 26 September 2017

Cost: €220.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 5N1786 Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • Explore the role and responsibilities, qualities and skills of the Special Needs Assistant (SNA).
  • Examine the relevant legislation in relation to disability.
  • Explore the rights of children with disabilities in relation to personal autonomy, participation and decision making.
  • Relate effectively and appropriately to children who present with additional needs.
  • To enable the learner to select and apply care routines in feeding, toileting and general hygiene.
  • Maintain appropriate relationships with children, parents, primary carers, teachers and other members of the multi-disciplinary team.
  • To assist the learner in working effectively with children who present with disabilities under the direction of the classroom teacher.
  • Assist children with disabilities in a range of activities, ensuring equality of opportunity through working in a safe and professional manner.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

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Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

See full Terms & Conditions.

Work Experience & Communications QQI Level 5

79/366 by Nuwandalice @Flickr
79/366 by Nuwandalice @Flickr

 

This course contains two modules. Work Experience aims to provide a Learner with the personal knowledge, skills and capacity to participate in a suitable work placement under supervision for a limited time. Communications aims to facilitate the learner to acquire communication skills relevant to vocational and personal development.

Night: Monday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 12 Weeks
Starting: Monday, 25 September 2017

Cost: €280.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 5N0690, 5N1356 Level 5

Learning Outcomes

  • Work Experience:
  • To enable the learner to plan and prepare for successful participation in a relevant work placement.
  • To facilitate the learner to explore their personal profile, and match it to appropriate work placement.
  • To facilitate the learner to develop an understanding of the world of work and employment, Including the rights and responsibilities of both employer and employee.
  • To assist the learner to develop the academic and vocational language, literacy and numeracy skills related to Work Experience through the medium of the indicative content.
  • To enable the learner to evaluate their work placement experience including managing feedback from their supervisor in order to inform future career choices /plan.
  • Communications:
  • To facilitate the learner to acquire communications skills relevant to vocational, personal and interpersonal development.
  • To assist the learner to explore the use of modern information and communications technology (ICT), in personal and vocational life.
  • To enable the learner to develop an awareness of the essential role played by communications and relevant legislation in human interaction.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

More Information

Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

See full Terms & Conditions.

Work Experience & Communications QQI Level 6

SINA SPIELZEUG by Naoya Fujii @Flickr
SINA SPIELZEUG by Naoya Fujii @Flickr

 

This course contains two modules. Work Experience aims to provide a Learner with the personal knowledge, skills and capacity to participate in a suitable work placement under supervision for a limited time. Communications aims to facilitate the learner to acquire communication skills relevant to vocational and personal development.

Night: Wednesday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 12 Weeks
Starting: Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Cost: €280.00 (€15 off online)

Award

QQI 6N1946, 6N1950 Level 6

Learning Outcomes

  • Work Experience: This programme module aims to provide learners with the personal knowledge, skills and capacity to participate in a suitable work placement under supervision for a limited time.
  • Communications: This programme module also aims to facilitate the learner to acquire communication skills relevant to vocational and personal development.
  • These modules are compulsory to get a full level 6 award.

Discounts

€15 discount when you enrol online. 20% off for Social Welfare and Old Age Pension recipients. 40% off for Mallow College full-time day students. See Terms & Conditions.

Enrolment

Receive a €15 discount when you register with our preferred option online (more enrolment options). Click here to enrol online.

Information/Enrolment for Evening Education Programmes for Autumn 2017 will take place at on Monday 11th September 2017 from 7 to 8pm at the Mallow College, West End, Mallow. Tutors will available to discuss courses on the night. Add Facebook Event reminder to Facebook.

More Information

Extra Costs

    QQI Certification Fee (€20 per module) is not included in tuition cost.

See full Terms & Conditions.