Level 3 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs

This course is ideal for those people who wish to work with children who have special needs.



Academic Year: 2022/23

Course Code: 10401

Campus: Bangor, Lisburn, Newcastle

Study Type: Part-Time

Education Level Further Education

Sessions

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Bangor
26/09/2022
Day: Tuesday
Time: 16:30-19:00
Part-Time
Bangor
06/02/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 13:30-16:00
Part-Time
Lisburn
30/01/2023
Day: Thursday
Time: 15:00-18:00
Part-Time
Newcastle
30/01/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 13:00-16:00

Course Overview

The OCN NI Level 3 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs (QCF) is designed to provide the practitioner with the skills and knowledge required to enable them to work effectively with children and young people with special needs.

The qualification is targeted at individuals who wish to pursue a career in the area of working with children and young people with special needs or those requiring further training in this area.

Course Modules

The award comprises of 1 unit: Working with children and young people with special needs.

Ideal If:

You want to enhance your knowledge of working in special needs.

You'll Learn:

Theories and strategies of working with special needs.

You'll Love:

The specialist teaching.

You'll Progress:

You can apply for work as a classroom assistant in the special needs sector.

You'll Need:

There are no specific entry requirements. However, candidates should either be working with children/young people with special needs or have an interest in working in this area.

Students will need to complete their classroom assistant course or Childcare to be classroom assistant – this course gives them more knowledge to build upon skills of working with children with special needs.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to comply with SERC's Terms & Conditions of study.

While we endeavour to run all our courses on the advertised day, SERC reserves the right to change the day of week on which the course runs.

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Childcare - Work Based Apprenticeship (Level 2)

This Level 2 Apprenticeship gives you the opportunity to ‘Earn while you learn’ combining on the job training and delivery, with monthly workshops to gain the knowledge and experience needed to work in the Childcare sector.

Childcare - Work Based Apprenticeship (Level 3)

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Level 3 Diploma for Children's Care, Learning and Development

This programme prepares you for work in an early years setting.

Available Sessions Summary

The following sessions are open for application on this course:

Campus & Course Type Start
Part-Time
Bangor
26/09/2022
Day: Tuesday
Time: 16:30-19:00
Part-Time
Bangor
06/02/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 13:30-16:00
Part-Time
Lisburn
30/01/2023
Day: Thursday
Time: 15:00-18:00
Part-Time
Newcastle
30/01/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 13:00-16:00

Enquiries Information

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Further Education

If you have just completed your GCSEs, Further Education is most likely the option for you. FE covers qualifications from entry to higher level qualifications such as Awards, Certificates, Diplomas, NVQ, BTEC and Apprenticeships.

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Available Sessions

The following sessions are available to apply for:

Course Type Title Campus Start Spaces Fee
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FE
Level 3 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs
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Bangor

26/09/2022
Day: Tuesday
Time: 16:30-19:00

4

£117.00

PT
FE
Level 3 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs
Y10401BDEA
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Bangor

06/02/2023
Day: Tuesday
Time: 13:30-16:00

14

£112.00

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FE
Level 3 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs
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Lisburn

30/01/2023
Day: Thursday
Time: 15:00-18:00

20+

£133.00

PT
FE
Level 3 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs
Y10401CDEA
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Newcastle

30/01/2023
Day: Monday
Time: 13:00-16:00

18

£127.00

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