QQI Accredited Online Course

Start as soon as you enrol, no set starting date

You will have 12 months to complete this online course

No hidden costs – 100% transparency on course fees

Highly qualified & accessible full time in-house tutors, whom you can contact through phone & email

Garda vetting service & work placement insurance provided in course fees

Total price for 3 modules is €650 when paid in full or easy pay instalments available of 5 x €150 per month.

Enrolment & payment are completed over the phone at 01 6855 300.

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QQI Level 5 & 6 SNA Courses Online

Our level 5 & 6 SNA course is a QQI accredited distance learning course. Once enrolled you will be assigned a tutor whom you can contact through email & phone. During your course, you will be required to complete 20 hours of work experience per module. After successfully completing this course you will be qualified to work as a special needs assistant in a primary and secondary school, with children with special educational needs.

Total price for 3 modules is €650 when paid in full.

Also easy pay instalments available of 5 x €150 per month.

How to Enrol

Enrolment & payment are completed over the phone, you can give us a call at 01 6855 300 (24/7) or you can request a call back at a time that suits you!

QQI Level 5 & 6 SNA Courses Online

Our level 5 & 6 SNA (Special Needs Assistant) course is a QQI accredited distance learning course. Once enrolled you will be assigned a tutor whom you can contact through email & phone. During your course, you will be required to complete 20 hours of work experience per module. After successfully completing this course you will be qualified to work as a special needs assistant in a primary and secondary school, with children with special educational needs.

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Budget 2019 will see numbers employed in our schools reach the highest ever level. Over 1,300 additional posts in schools will be funded, including 950 additional SNA posts and 372 teaching posts to cater for growth in student population and additional special classes. As a result of this year’s allocation, there will be 70,313 teachers and over 15,900 SNAs employed in our schools.
Source: Department of Education & Skills

Level 5 Modules:

 

Level 6 Module:

Our QQI Special Needs Assistant Online courses (QQI SNA Courses) can be fully completed through our distance learning method with excellent tutor support.

As our learner, you will be issued with a username and password to access the course materials, so you can complete the childcare course at your own convenience.

During the course you are fully supported by our full time in-house & highly qualified tutors, who are available to answer any of your questions & queries by both email and phone. Additional support is also provided through our online forums, where peer to peer discussions are facilitated.

The purpose of the Online QQI Level 5 & 6 Special Needs Assistant courses (SNA courses) is to equip you with the knowledge, skills and competence in the practices and principles underpinning the role of a Special Needs Assistant, to enable you to work effectively under direction in a special needs assisting capacity.

No particular skills, knowledge or competence will be required of you for successful completion of this course. However you will be expected to have a minimum of Level 4 Certificate standard of education or equivalent together with a strong interest in the provision of quality care and education for children, this is not mandatory. It is essential that you have competence in written and spoken English, along with computer literacy skills.

Learners who wish to pursue a career as a Special Needs Assistant.

You will receive the following QQI level 5 and 6 minor awards on successful completion:

 

Continuous assessment including work-based assignments, projects, skills demonstrations and learner records. No written exams are required for these modules.

You are required to obtain a minimum of 20 hours work experience per module with students or children with Special Educational Needs.

Recognition of prior learning can only by sought if you are working towards a major award.

Work as an SNA in ECCE, Primary level or Second level. Progression to Further Education. Progression to 3rd Level education.

You can progress to our level 5 Childcare major award in ECCE on the National Framework of Qualifications.

In compliance with Qualifications and Quality Assurance (Education and Training) Act 2012 Part 6, where Chevron Training & Recruitment Ltd offers training programmes of 3 months duration or more, Learner Protection cover is in place via relevant financial product, should Chevron Training & Recruitment Ltd cease to provide QQI programmes before learners have completed awards.

* This price does not apply to funding applicants. Full price is €750 and discount applies when paid in full.