Course Information

OCN NI Level 1 Award in Foundation Skills in Working with Children

Open College Network Northern Ireland

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 12 October 2020
Day: Monday|Thursday
Time: 17:00–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 4
Hours per Week: 12
Total Hours: 48
Fee: 0
Places Available: 3
Course Coordinator:


The OCN NI Level 1 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs is designed to provide the practitioner with the skills and knowledge required to enable them to work effectively with children and young people with special needs.

Assessment Method

Students will be required to produce a portfolio of evidence to demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the learning outcomes

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course, though learners are expected to have an interest in working with children and young people with special educational requirements.