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Newtownsmith, Galway City H91DP11
From September 2019 OLCG will operate on one campus only in Newtownsmith
This qualification allows you to work in a variety of childcare settings or as a special needs assistant.
The course consists of 8 modules:
Work Experience takes place one day per week throughout the academic year.
1 year full-time
Early Childhood Care & Education QQI Level 5 Award (5M2009)
Career Opportunities & Progression
Learners who successfully complete the Level 5 Early Childhood Care & Education Major Award will have many specialized opportunities available to them. Professional routes include working in:
Learners may also pursue further studies to Level 6 Awards in various Institutes of Technology e.g. A.I.T., Sligo I.T.
The course fees for 2017/2018 are €250
Maintenance grants are available to eligible students according to the Department of Education & Science. Application forms are available from Local Authorities.
Download application form here: PLC Application Form
Please return completed application forms to:
Our Lady’s College