Accreditation and Certification
Social Care Training Ireland’s training courses are delivered by social care practitioners who are experts in their chosen fields. Each course participant receives a Social Care Training Ireland Certification of Attendance upon completion of a training course and assessment by our trainers.
Social Care Training Ireland are delighted to announce that our experienced Therapeutic Crisis Intervention trainer Bernie Breen is one of four Professional TCI trainers in Ireland, having received her accreditation from Cornell University. Only Professional level TCI trainers can legally provide this training to members of the public.
QQI (formerly Fetac)
Social Care Training Ireland's Manual Handling and Occupational First Aid training courses are now delivered by QQI Level 6 accredited instructors.
The QQI Manual Handling scheme was introduced following the Health and Safety Authority review of Manual Handling training in Ireland.
Here at Social Care Training Ireland, we have been proactive in our approach to Occupational First Aid & Manual Handling training and all of our Instructors completed QQI accreditation process almost a year in advance to ensure that we continue provision of high quality Occupational First Aid & Manual Handling training to all of our current and future Customers.
The new system of delivering Occupational First Aid & Manual Handling training will ensure that all courses delivered are based on QQI standards, which provide fair and consistent assessment of trainees.
Irish Association of Social Workers (IASW):
As of March 2014, Social Care Training Ireland are delighted to have six of our certified training courses approved for the Irish Association of Social Worker’s Continuous Professional Development (CPD) points.
- Child Protection
- Managing Self-Harm
- Alcohol and Drug Awareness
- Introduction to Mental Health
- Introduction to Residential Child Care
- Interculturalism and the Caring Environment
The above courses are all 8 hours long and are certified by Social Care Training Ireland.