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MANAGING CHALLENGING BEHAVIOUR IN CHILDREN AND YOUNG ADULTS Level 2 Award


OCN NI Level 2 Award in Managing Challenging Behaviour in Children and Young People BSU Flexible Skills Fund



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Level
Level 2
Mode of Study
Evening
Course Type
Flexible Skill Fund
Location
Banbridge Campus

OVERVIEW

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

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The qualification is targeted at learners/practitioners who wish to or currently work with children and/or young people who exhibit challenging behaviour.

Eligibility for all courses  
1. Must be 18 on or before course start date,  
2. eligible to work in Northern Ireland; 
3. ‘settled’ in Northern Ireland, and has been ordinarily resident in the UK for at least three years; 
4. Or is a person who has indefinite leave to enter or remain in the UK. 
5. Candidates are only permitted to complete a maximum of 2 free courses at a time 

MODULES

The objectives of the qualification are to enable learners to: 

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

DURATION

4 weeks

FEES

This course is FREE to individuals through the Skill UP Flexible Skills Programme. The Flexible Skills Fund has been established to help upskill and reskill individuals to meet the needs of the economy as we emerge from the pandemic and continue to grow the Economy beyond it.

PROGRESSION

Students may progress to study the OCN NI Level 2 Award in Introduction to Mindfulness and Reducing Anxiety in Children. 

CONTACT

Gayle Guy
028 3839 7832
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FEES POLICY

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  • Course Code
    P2687SE
  • Start Date
    20/10/2021
  • Day and Time
    Wed
    18:00
  • Weeks
    4
  • Fees
    FREE
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