Course Information

OCN Level 2 Managing Challenging Behaviour in Children and Young People

Open College Network Northern Ireland
Sessions

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Part-Time
Campus: Enniskillen
Week Starting: 26 April 2021
Day: Monday
Time: 18:30–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 4
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 12
Fee: 49
Reduced Fee: £42.00
Places Available: 18
Course Coordinator: Camilla.James@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Omagh
Week Starting: 27 April 2021
Day: Tuesday
Time: 18:30–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 4
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 12
Fee: 49
Reduced Fee: £42.00
Places Available: 18
Course Coordinator: Roisin.Bradley@swc.ac.uk

Part-Time
Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 28 April 2021
Day: Wednesday
Time: 18:30–21:30
Duration: 1 Year(s)
Number of Weeks: 4
Hours per Week: 3
Total Hours: 12
Fee: 49
Reduced Fee: £42.00
Places Available: 18
Course Coordinator: Camilla.James@swc.ac.uk

Description

The OCN NI Level 2 Award in Managing Challenging Behaviour in Children and Young People qualification has been designed to enable the learner to understand the reasons for and effects of challenging behaviour in children and young people, how challenging behaviour may be managed and what support is available.

Course Content

The objectives of the qualification are to enable learners to:_x000D_

  • understand the effects of challenging behaviour in children and young people and how it may be managed
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  • know how to seek support to deal with challenging behaviour in children and young people
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  • be able to plan an activity that may minimise challenging behaviour
  • Assessment Method

    The qualifications are assessed within the centre and are subject to OCN NI’s quality assurance processes. Units are achieved through internally set, internally assessed, and internally verified evidence.

    Progression Opportunities

    The OCN NI Level 2 Award in Managing Challenging Behaviour in Children and Young People will allow learners to progress to other OCN NI qualifications in the areas of learning and development/early years eg OCN NI Level 3 Award in Working with Children and Young People with Special Needs.

    Entry Requirements

    There are no specific entry requirements for this qualification though learners should be a minimum of 16 years of age.