7 Weeks + 1 Saturday
Interested in gaining the ABA Level 5 Qualification which will provide the knowledge, skill, and competence in supporting people with intellectual disability, autism spectrum disorder, and complex needs, and progress into further education in this field.
An Applied Behavioural Analysis course with the opportunity to apply the learnings in a broad range of settings including Mainstream Schools, Special Education facilities or Social Care facilities.
Dorset College is accredited by QQI Quality and Qualifications Ireland so you can feel confident that this Minor Award will provide the recognition you need to progress in your chosen field.
Maximise your career potential as you grow in confidence learning about autism and related conditions in a student-centered learning environment with excellent opportunities for further study in this field.
Our teacher is a Board Certified Behaviour Analyst who has worked in both schools and as a private behaviour consultant. She has experience with a variety of individuals with Autism, complex needs and challenging behaviour.
Learn practical strategies that look to changing behaviour in some way, to enhance the person’s quality of life and enable them to get the most out of their learning and interactions with others.
The course is open to all with relevant life/work experience. Holders of Childcare FET/NFQ Level 5/6 or equivalent. For those with a significant professional interest in Childcare. English Language Proficiency Test where deemed appropriate or an IELTS score of 5.0.
Start Date: 09/04/19
End Date: 23/05/19
Day: Tuesday and Thursday + 1 Saturday
Duration: 7 Weeks
Time: 18.30 to 21.00