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Employability Skills

The aim of the training programme is to provide flexible training opportunities to raise competency levels of unemployed young people aged 15 – 19 years, not otherwise being catered for through WWETB interventions, facilitating their progression to a higher level course or toward labour market participation.

All learners are supported in identifying their individual learning needs. Learners are encouraged to develop to their maximum potential at their own pace in a supported learning environment of equality and inclusion.

Target Award

QQI Employability Skills – 3M0935

Start Date: 04-06-2023Hours/week: 28 Hrs 00 MinsDuration: 52 weeks
Education Requirements
No formal educational qualifications are required.

Priority will be assigned to unemployed persons with low skills or low educational levels who wish to progress their employment chances or achieve certification to an identified level on the National Framework of Qualifications in conjunction with an agreed career and skill development plan.

Age Requirements
Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age.

Learning Aptitude
Basic numeracy and literacy are essential. Good command of the English language required in order to understand instruction and undertake required assessments..

Previous Experience

Module Award Body
Communications (Minr03 – 3N0880) Communications (3N0880) QQI
Application Of Number (Minor 3 – 3N0928) Application of Number (3N0928) QQI
Career Preparation 3N0896-002 Career Preparation (3N0896) QQI
Computer Literacy (Minr03 – 3N0881) Computer Literacy (3N0881) QQI
Health And Fitness Health & Fitness (3N0531) QQI
Word Processing (Minr03 – 3N0588) Word Processing (3N0588) QQI
Computer Literacy Computer Literacy (3N0881) QQI
2- Functional Maths 3N0930
3- Career Preparation 3N0896
4- Communications 3N0880
5- Word Processing 3N0588
6- Computer Literacy 3N0881
7 -Beginners Art & Design 3N0
8- Healthy Lifestyles 3N0

The learner will have achieved a QQI 3 Certificate in Employability Skills
The Learner will have engaged in a 2 week period of work experience where appropriate
The Learner will have participated in programmes of personal and social development and support
The Learner will have engaged in sports and recreation opportunities
The Learner will have explored their vocational options


Dungarvan Youthreach


Rinnasillogue Place, Dungarvan, Co Waterford


  • Free Parking
  • Wheel Chair Access

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Maria Carney


058 44997