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MINDFULNESS IN CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE Level 2 Unit


OCN Unit - L2 Mindfulness in Children and Young People BSU Flexible Skills Fund



Applications for this course are now closed!
Level
Level 2
Mode of Study
Evening
Course Type
Flexible Skill Fund
Location
Lurgan Campus

OVERVIEW

The OCN NI Level 2 Award in Introduction to Mindfulness and Reducing Anxiety in Children has been designed to provide the practitioner with the skills and knowledge to help with stress reduction in children exhibiting anxiety, through the use of mindfulness techniques.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

The qualification is targeted at learners/practitioners who wish to or currently work with children who exhibit anxiety and wish to learn stress reduction techniques.

MODULES

The objectives of the qualification are to enable learners to: 

  • be aware of the causes and effects of stress on children; 
  • know how a child’s brain develops;
  • know the benefits of mindfulness to a child’s development; 
  • know how to apply mindfulness techniques to reduce stress and/or anxiety. 

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 the OCN NI Level 2 Award in Managing Challenging Behaviour in Children and Young People.

HOW TO APPLY

All full-time courses starting in September 2021 are open for applications. Please click on the Apply Now button (top right in the blue box) to begin your application. 

If you require any assistance with your application you can call us on 0300 123 1223.

CONTACT

Gayle Guy
028 3839 7832
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IMPORTANT COURSE & DELIVERY STATEMENT

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FEES POLICY

Information about our fees policy including details on registration and reduced fees as well as refunds can be found HERE

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  • Course Code
    P2406SE
  • Start Date
    28/09/2021
  • Day and Time
    Tues
    18:00
  • Weeks
    4
  • Fees
    FREE
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