January 2022 Part-Time Flexi Skills to Compete Courses
The Flexi programme is part-time and available free of charge to BTEI applicants or those in receipt of a social welfare payment and/or with a current medical card. This is a fresh new approach, based on a flexible menu that allows you to pick and choose the courses that you want from a list of options. You can choose to undertake 1 module and attend 1 afternoon/morning per week or you can do 2, 3 or 4 modules at a time. You can choose to undertake modules from the same general area or you could choose from a mixture of sectors.
These classes will be run subject to sufficient numbers enrolling.
Modules are offered across a variety of different areas and include:
- Infection Prevention & Control (Level 5) – Mon (11.30am-12.30pm) – Blended (mix of online and face-to-face tuition).
- Maths for Beginners/Homework (Level 4) – Weds (11.30am-1.30pm) – on campus.
- Personal Professional Development (Level 5) – Thurs (10am-12.30pm).
- Introduction to Gardening (Level 4)
– Horticultural tools (9am-11am)
– Plant identification (11.30am-1.30pm)
– Growing vegetables (2pm-4pm)
Outline of the modules:
Infection Prevention & Control (Level 5) – This course is designed to provide the learner with the knowledge, skills and competencies to prevent and control infection within the healthcare sector.
Maths for Beginners/Homework (Level 4) – Perfect for parents who are finding it difficult to help their children with their Maths homework; or for those looking to reskill/upskill in numeracy.
Personal Professional Development (Level 5) – Looking to re/enter the workforce or return to education? Start your future now with this Professional Development Course.
Grown Your Own Vegetables (Level 4) – Get the knowledge and power to “grow your own” fruit and vegetables in a sustainable way – saving money, enjoying the outdoor lifestyle, while socialising with other gardeners. Sign up today!
QQI Level 4 and 5 Component Certificates
Monday to Friday from September to December and from January to May – part time
We are now taking applications for our Flexi courses starting in January 2022. Applicants can apply online. TO APPLY? Click on Apply Now, then in the Department drop down select BTEI part-time courses and then in the course list select your Flexi of choice. For more information, email BTEI@pearse.cdetb.ie
Free to those eligible under the BTEI initiative (i.e. those in receipt of a Social Welfare payment and/or with a valid medical card).