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Family Support Skills | CC028 (10 Weeks Class Based) or CC028ON (10 Weeks Online)

Course Overview

QQI Level 5 Minor Award in Family Support Skills 5N3738
Course Code:
CC019/CC019ON | WED 18.45 - 21.45

This programme is designed for those interested learning the skills, knowledge and competence that will aid them as a family support worker.

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Programme Description

• Role of Health Service Executive (HSE), Role of Family Support worker, Irish Child & Family Legislation
• Normative Child Development, family dynamics, social, cultural, environmental
• Risk Management Legislation, organisational structures & family
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• Family types and influence on child development, Understanding of Parenting skills and awareness of social issues
• Interpersonal & Leadership skills (verbal & non-verbal communication) needed for good family support work, to assist in a family support context / advocacy, confidentiality, teamwork
• Conflict Resolution and Negotiation skills development

LCFE Funding