Sligo – Back to Education Initiative (BTEI) Courses

January 14, 2016

BACK TO EDUCATION INITIATIVE (BTEI) COURSES

Free Part Time Courses for Eligible Applicants

January – June 2016

BTEI Application Form Jan 2016

Course Title Course Timetable Location
Introduction to Computers, QQI Level 3

(Components January-June 2016)

  • Computer Terminology
  • Word Processing
  • Internet Skills
Monday 6pm – 9pm Sligo Town
Introduction to Irish Language, QQI Level 3

(Component January-June 2016)

 

Tuesday 6pm – 8pm Sligo Town
Pre PLC/VTOS General Learning, QQI Level 4

(Components January-June 2016)

  • Career Planning/Study Skills
  • Team Working
  • I.C.T Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Maths
Monday 10am – 5pm Sligo Town
Preparatory for QQI Level 5, Early Childhood Care & Education

(Components January-June 2016)

  • Child Development, QQI Level 4
  • Childcare and Safety, QQI Level 4
Wednesday 10am – 1pm Sligo Town
Preparatory for QQI Level 5, Healthcare Studies

 (Components January-June 2016)

  • Introduction to Healthcare
  • Introduction to Human Biology
Tuesday 2pm – 5pm Sligo Town
Introduction to Professional Cooking, QQI Level 4

(Component January-June 2016)

Tuesday 6pm – 9pm Sligo Town
Nursing Studies, QQI Level 5 (Full Award)

Two Years Part Time

Tuesday and Wednesday 6pm – 9pm Sligo Town
Applied Social Studies, QQI Level 5 (Full Award)

Two Years Part Time

Thursday 6pm – 9pm Sligo Town
Information Processing, QQI Level 5 (Full Award)

  • Starting with Spreadsheet component

Two Years Part Time

Wednesday 10am – 5pm Sligo Town

 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Course timetables are subject to change.
  • Courses will run only if there is a sufficient level of interest
  • Courses are free to all EU applicants with
  • Priority of course places on BTEI Programmes are given to early school leavers with less than upper second level education (Less than 5 D’s in Leaving Certificate), those in receipt of Job Seekers payments or means tested social welfare benefits and holders of medical cards and their dependents.
  • The BTEI recommends that all learners commence their return to learning by enrolling at a Level that meets their learning requirements. For example learners who left school with lower second level education are usually advised to commence at Level 4.
  • Closing date for receipt of application is 25/1/15.
    • less than upper second level standard of education i.e. QQI Level 4, 5 or leaving certificate (this should be stated on BTEI course application form and signed by student)
    • in receipt of Social Welfare Payment (please get BTEISW Form 2 stamped from DSP office)
    • dependant on a Social Welfare recipient (please get BTEISW Form 2 stamped from DSP office)
    • with a current medical card (please forward details of Medical Card Number and Expiry Date to BTEI Office)
    • signing for credits (please get BTEISW Form 2 stamped from DSP office)

 

For further information and application details: Please see www.msletb.ie or contact Geraldine Tighe, 071 91 38412 or geraldinetighe@msletb.ie

Please send completed applications forms to:  Geraldine Tighe, BTEI Co-ordinator, MSLETB, Quay Street, Sligo

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