Schedule

Events

Health & Safety

Abrasive Wheel Mounting

The course is suitable for those with a responsibility for the installation, operation and maintenance of abrasive wheels in accordance with the relevant regulations. The course is highly participative with emphasis on the practical element of the training. Note: This course is specific to tools associated with abrasive wheels and not the safe use of power tools in general.

Half day, 09:00 to 13:00

Manual Handling Instruction-QQI Award- Level 6 (6S0242)

The HSA regulations require that all Manual Handling Instructors must be certified. This course is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge, skills and competencies to deliver manual handling training. Learners who achieve this award can transfer into the Level 6 Special Purpose Certificate in People Handling Instruction.

5 days, 9.30 am to 4.30 pm

PHECC Cardiac First Responder

This Cardiac First Response – Community Level course was developed by PHECC, the Pre- Hospital Emergency Care Council, as a national standard for anyone who has to deal with a heart attack, stroke or choking. A Cardiac First Responder can play a vital role in keeping a person alive until they receive expert medical assistance. Equally CPR and an AED are important links in the chain of survival.

Half day, 9 am to 1 pm

PHECC First Aid Responder

The course aims to equip learners with the practical skills, knowledge and competencies to provide first aid and life-saving support in an accident situation. The instructional format includes: lectures, practical exercises, practice and drills, and instructional videos.

3 days, 9 am to 4.30 pm

PHECC First Aid Responder Refresher

The aim of the course is to refresh learners with the practical skills, knowledge and competence to provide first aid and life-saving support in an accident situation.

2 days, 09:00 to 16:30

Safe Pass

Safe Pass is a safety awareness training programme for construction workers. This one-day programme provides workers with a basic knowledge of health and safety to make them aware of the inherent dangers on work sites so that they will not be a risk to themselves or to their co-workers who work alongside them. Safe Pass Course- Temporary Price increase due to Covid 19 Social Distance Guidelines.

1 day, 08:00 to 17:00

Safety & Health at Work -QQI Award (Minor) Level 5 (5N1794)

The course is relevant for any person who is responsible for health and safety in their workplace or who requires a recognised qualification in Occupational Health and Safety. It is designed to provide learners with the skills and knowledge to promote and maintain safety and health in their place of work. Increasing employees’ participation in health and safety also has positive benefits for a company in terms of less workplace accidents, absenteeism, etc.

5 days, 10 am to 4.30 pm

VDU Assessor

The Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Act 2005 and the General Applications 2007 requires that all hazards in a workplace be identified, risk assessed and that adequate precautions be introduced. Ergonomics is a method of fitting a work area to the worker. The purpose is to reduce the amount of strain put on the body and eliminate visual and musculoskeletal stress and damage. Employers are required to analyze VDU workstations and the general work environment paying particular attention to eyesight, physical difficulties and mental stress and to introduce measures to control any risks identified.

1 day. 9.30 am to 3.30 pm

HR

Team Leadership -QQI Award (Minor) Level 6 (6N1948)

The aim of the course is to equip the learner with the relevant knowledge, skills and competencies to work as an effective leader and member of a team, independently and/or in a supervisory capacity. The course looks at the principle theories and styles of leadership plus the role and key functions of a team leader including motivation, communication, planning, goal setting and delegation.

5 days

Training Delivery & Evaluation -QQI Award (Minor) Level 6 (6N3326)

The course is designed to equip learners with the knowledge, competence and skills necessary to deliver, assess and evaluate training programmes. The course also provides the learner with an opportunity to practice their training delivery skills and build their confidence as a trainer. Overall it provides a recognised qualification for those working in a training capacity.

5 days

Law

8 Employment Law Topics That Every Employer Needs to Know

Now, more than ever, employers have to ensure that they are complying with their obligations under employment legislation. With so many changes taking place in the Irish workplace an understanding of the fundamental issues in employment law is now essential. This 8 week course will provide participants with a thorough understanding of the crucial elements of Irish employment law including contracts of employment, equality, unfair dismissals, statutory leave, The WRC and workplace bullying and harassment.

8 evenings

Leadership

Team Leadership -QQI Award (Minor) Level 6 (6N1948)

The aim of the course is to equip the learner with the relevant knowledge, skills and competencies to work as an effective leader and member of a team, independently and/or in a supervisory capacity. The course looks at the principle theories and styles of leadership plus the role and key functions of a team leader including motivation, communication, planning, goal setting and delegation.

5 days

Management

Business Management -QQI Award (Minor) Level 6 (6N4310)

The programme is open to all learners however they should ideally be working or involved in a business-related activity though not necessarily in a management or supervisory role. The programme is ideal for a learner who has recently been promoted into a management role, or aspires to be promoted, and now needs to complement and enhance their work experience with a relevant qualifications.

10 classroom sessions, evenings

Finance for Non-Financial Managers

The programme is designed to give participants a firm understanding of the principles of financial management and provide them with the confidence to participate in financial discussions and financial decision making.

2 days, 9.30 am to 4 pm

Project Management- QQI Award (Minor) Level 6 (6N4090)

The course is designed to equip the learner with knowledge, skills and competence in the theory, principles and best practices of project management. The learner will be provided with the fundamental skills required to adopt a structured approach to project management which can be applied to almost any project management situation across industry and business.

5 days, 09: 00 to 16:00

Team Leadership -QQI Award (Minor) Level 6 (6N1948)

The aim of the course is to equip the learner with the relevant knowledge, skills and competencies to work as an effective leader and member of a team, independently and/or in a supervisory capacity. The course looks at the principle theories and styles of leadership plus the role and key functions of a team leader including motivation, communication, planning, goal setting and delegation.

5 days

Mandatory

Safe Pass

Safe Pass is a safety awareness training programme for construction workers. This one-day programme provides workers with a basic knowledge of health and safety to make them aware of the inherent dangers on work sites so that they will not be a risk to themselves or to their co-workers who work alongside them. Safe Pass Course- Temporary Price increase due to Covid 19 Social Distance Guidelines.

1 day, 08:00 to 17:00

Marketing

How to Optimise Social Media for Business

Social media is continuously growing and changing. Whether you're trying to foster brand awareness, increase website traffic, or drive sales, learn how to simply optimise your social media to achieve your businesses goals. This course will teach you how to use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn to grow your business as well as how to create good quality content and measure the success of your campaigns.

8 evenings

Personal Development

ACCA Financial Accounting- FFA-FA- Diploma in Accounting & Business

Course commencing mid October 2019 - The Diploma in Accounting and Business Qualification is part of both the ACCA Foundation in Accountancy (FIA) Suite of Awards and the ACCA Professional Qualification. No previous academic or accountancy qualifications are required however some basic understanding of accounting principles and/or some experience in an accounting environment is desirable. The course is equivalent to the first year of a degree.

October to May

Finance for Non-Financial Managers

The programme is designed to give participants a firm understanding of the principles of financial management and provide them with the confidence to participate in financial discussions and financial decision making.

2 days, 9.30 am to 4 pm

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