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Griffith College Limerick launches - QQI/FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Early Childhood Care & Education programme

The introduction of the free pre-school year in early Childhood Care has had a major impact in the area of staff qualifications in this vitally important sector.

Griffith College Limerick is offering the FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Early Childhood Care & Education in February 2014 and September 2014.  Successful graduates will be qualified to work in a variety of Early Childhood Care and Education settings, whether working in a crèche, pre-school / after school facility or with families as a professional child-minder.  It will qualify learners to work both independently and under supervision.  Those interested in getting a childcare qualification should visit www.cicc.ie where all qualifications under the ECCE scheme are explained.

This programme caters for a variety of interested parties, ranging from school leavers with no previous experience to more mature adults with relevant life or work experience.  If you have an interest in Childcare and would like to learn more about the course, visit our information day or contact Fiona O’Sullivan directly on 061 310031 or [email protected].

It is important to remember that once you achieve this FETAC Level 5 award, you are on the pathway to acquiring a Degree at Level 7 and / or 8 in the future.

For further information, call a member of the Griffith Limerick Team on 061 310031.  Alternatively, call into the College on O’Connell Avenue, Limerick City.