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General Learning Level 2

Work on your spelling, reading and writing skills in a friendly, relaxed environment.

Target Award

QQI General Learning – P2GL0

Start Date: 03-09-2023Hours/week: 02 Hrs 00 Mins


Day Mornings Afternoons Evenings
Education Requirements
No formal education or qualifications are required although applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Level 1 when accessing a Level 2 programme.

Age Requirements
Please see course details for minimum age requirements.

Learning Aptitude
Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.

Previous Experience
Applicants must be able to demonstrate an elementary range of knowledge, skills and competencies relevant to the course and be able to work under direction.

Module Award Body
Non-Verbal Communications Non Verbal Communications (M2C04) QQI
The learner will be able to:

(R1) Recognise some familiar words independently including some that
are commonly used and personally relevant
(R2) Interpret some common symbols and signs in familiar contexts
(R3) Demonstrate awareness of text conventions, print material and the
alphabet, e.g. reading from left to right, top to bottom, concept of a
sentence, brand names and logos on print materials, recognising
cues and clues, seeking the amount payable on a bill
(R4) Make sense of simple personally relevant sentences containing
familiar words
(R5) Use word identification strategies, e.g. context of words, sight
sounds, word endings
(R6) Identify the nature of familiar documents, e.g. bills, junk mail,


(W1) Write some familiar words for different purposes, e.g. own name
and address
(W2) Transcribe simple information in specific order, e.g. phone number,
days of the week
(W3) Write for different personal and socially relevant audiences, e.g.
personal shopping list/reminder, sending a card/postcard, sending
a text message, competition entry
(W4) Use some rules of writing appropriately, e.g. use of capital letters
to start a sentence, write a sentence correctly


WWETB Kilmacthomas FET Centre,


Union Rd., Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford, X42E168


  • Free Parking
  • Tea/Coffee Making

Contact Details

Course Contact:
Margaret Howard


086 0617072