EMPLOYMENT SKILLS 4M0857 (Full Time)


Purpose

The purpose of this award is to enable the learner to develop the relevant knowledge, skill and competence in a broad range of employment and personal skills which enable employment, under direct supervision, in a variety of sectors, or progression to further education
or training.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

  • Education: Applicants should have a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 3 when accessing a Level 4 programme. Applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education although no formal qualifications are required.
  • Aptitude: Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.
  • Previous Experience: Applicants must be able to demonstrate a moderate range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course, be able to work under direction with some ability to work on their own initiative.

COURSE CONTENT

Title Award Awarding Body
Communications (4N0689) Communications (4N0689) QQI
Career Planning Career Planning (4N1109) QQI
Customer Service Customer Service (4N1989) QQI
Mathematics Mathematics (4N1987) QQI
Personal Effectiveness Personal Effectiveness (4N1132) QQI
Team Working Teamworking (4N1169) QQI
Work Experience Work Experience (4N1168) QQI
Workplace Safety Workplace Safety (4N1124) QQI
Irish Irish (4N1179) QQI

LEARNING OUTCOMES

Learners will have acquired the knowledge skills and competencies in the theory and practice in this vocational area.