Solas Courses on Offer in North Tipperary January 2014

Below is a list of courses running through Solas; interested parties are asked to contact their local Dept. of Social Welfare Office to register your interest.

 

  1. LOGISTICS AND DISTRIBUTION – 5M2767 (FIT)  –Based in THURLES TOWN

Course Code ELK63

Course Description

Full Time Day Course

The aim of this programme is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skill and competence to work independently and under supervision, managing inventory, ordering and receiving goods and supporting a freight forwarding service in a range of logistics and distribution environments and contexts. On successful completion of the programme, learners may progress into higher education and training or to employment.


Course Certification

FETAC Level 5 Major Award in Logistics and Distribution (5M2767)


Modules:

  • CAREER PLANNING AND WORK EXPERIENCE – 5N1356
  • FREIGHT FORWARDING – 5N2728
  • INDUCTION – COMMON AWARDS
  • INVENTORY CONTROL – 5N2726
  • OPTIONAL MODULES – CHOOSE ONE OF THE FOLLOWING FOUR MODULES:
  • OPTIONAL MODULES- CHOOSE TWO OF THE FOLLOWING
  • PURCHASING – 5N2727
  • WAREHOUSING – 5N2725

Requirements

  • Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age.
  • Applicants must have achieved a FETAC Level 4 Major Award or its equivalent.
  • Good numerical and communication skills are essential, including verbal and written command of the English language.

Selection Criteria

 Details   Min Standard Required 

Start Date: 03/03/2014


End Date: 10/10/2014


Duration: 32 weeks


Location: TBC


Apply through your Employment / Intreo Office

Address:   Contracted Training Limerick, Raheen Business Park, Raheen, Limerick

Phone:  (061)487900

Fax: (061)30 1992

Email: lkrecruit@fas.ie

 

2. Retail Sales – Based in NENAGH TOWN

 

Course Code EL3Z3

Course Description

Full Time Day Course

The purpose of the programme is to enable the learner to develop the knowledge, skills and competence to work in a retail environment, under supervision, engaging in retail selling and performing a range of payment transactions. On successful completion of the programme, learners may progress to further education and training.


Course Certification

FETAC Level 4 component certificate in Retail Sales Techniques 4N1183 FETAC Level 4 component certificate in Teamworking 4N1169 FETAC Level 4 component certificate in Retail Payment Procedures 4N1185


Modules:

  • CAREER PLANNING & JOB SEEKING SKILLS
  • INDUCTION TO THE COURSE
  • RETAIL PAYMENT PROCEDURES (4N1185)
  • RETAIL SALES TECHNIQUES – 4N1183
  • TEAMWORKING (4N1169)

Requirements

  • Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age.
  • Applicants must have achieved a FETAC Level 3 Major Award or its equivalent.
  • A good standard of written and spoken English and attention to detail are essential.
  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work under pressure are essential. Applicants should be well groomed, have an outgoing personality and enjoy dealing with people.
  • Applicants must be prepared to work unsociable hours.

Selection Criteria

 Details   Min Standard Required 

Start Date: 14/04/2014


End Date: 27/06/2014


Duration: 11 weeks


Location: TBC


 

Apply through your Employment / Intreo Office

Address:  Contracted Training Limerick, Raheen Business Park, Raheen, Limerick

Phone(061)487900

Fax(061)30 1992

Emaillkrecruit@fas.ie

 

FIT – PC Maintenance – Based in NENAGH TOWN

Course Code EL02R

Course Description

Full Time Day Course

This course has been designed to provide ICT training, development supports and progression strategies to develop the Learner’s personal effectiveness and job seeking skills so as to maximise their potential for employment and capacity to compete in the labour market. The aim of this course is to provide the Learner with the skills, knowledge and competencies to enable them pursue a career in a Technical Support role and to provide them with the knowledge and expertise to take up employment in an office environment or in a variety of roles relating to Information Technology.


Course Certification

CompTIA A+ (A+ Essentials 220-801 and A+ Practical Application 220-802 exams) ECDL NCVA Certification: FETAC Minor Award Level 5 Certificate in Communications FETAC Minor Award Level 5 Certificate in Customer Service


Modules:

  • COMPTIA A+ – 220 801
  • COMPTIA A+ – 220-802
  • FIT – COMMUNICATIONS 2
  • FIT – COMPANY INTERACTION
  • FIT – CUSTOMER CARE
  • FIT – ECDL / IT SKILLS
  • FIT – INDUCTION
  • FIT – JOB SEEKING SKILLS
  • FIT – WORK POSITIVE (PERSONAL & PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT)

Requirements

  • 18 Years +
  • No formal educational attainment required. Interest in ICT. Enthusiastic with a strong work ethic
  • Must be numerate & literate Good learning skills desirable Logical approach to problem solving is desirable
  • Motivated Good communication skills, pleasant personality, determined to succeed; even temperament and dedication are all desirable. Ability to work as a team member; adaptable and flexible.
  • No Previous experience required.

Selection Criteria

 Details   Min Standard Required 

Start Date: 28/04/2014


End Date: 07/11/2014


Duration: 28 weeks


Location: T B C


Apply through your Employment / Intreo Office

Address: Contracted Training Limerick, Raheen Business Park,Raheen, Limerick

Phone: (061)487900

Fax: (061)30 1992

Email:lkrecruit@fas.ie

 

Heavy Goods Vehicle Driving (HGV) – Rigid

Based in THURLES TOWN

Course Code EL394

Course Description

Full Time Day Course

This course has been designed to provide business with personnel who are skilled as Class C licensed drivers of Heavy Goods Vehicles with Rigid Bodies and DRIVER CPC Certification. (DRIVER CPC – Driver Certificate of Professional Competence. The aim of the course is to provide the trainees with the skills and related knowledge in the rules of the road, driving a heavy goods vehicle – rigid body, care and maintenance of the vehicle, loading and unloading the vehicle, customer care and documentation and to develop their attitudes, personal effectiveness, and job seeking skills which will enable them to obtain employment driving rigid body heavy goods vehicles.


Course Certification

The Department of Environment Class C Driving Licence RSA – Driver Certificate of Professional Competence (CPC)


Modules:

  • ADR DRIVER TRAINING
  • CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEEKING SKILLS
  • DRIVER CPC TRAINING
  • DRIVING – H.G.V. RIGID BODY
  • FORK LIFT TRUCK DRIVING
  • INDUCTION
  • MANUAL HANDLING

Requirements

  • Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age.
  • Junior Certificate standard or its equivalent
  • A good standard of written and spoken English is essential in order to successfully complete this course and the associated assessments. The ability to correctly interpret and respond to written English instruction is essential for both the assessment and tuition elements of the programme. Spatial aptitude Good hand/eye co-ordination Good manual dexterity skills Good numeracy skills
  • Good Communications
  • Van or light truck driving experience
  • Full current Class B Driving Licence required Provisional current Class C Driving Licence required

Selection Criteria

 Details   Min Standard Required 
Trainability Test:    Demonstration of practical driving techniques Must pass test

Start Date: 26/05/2014


End Date: 22/08/2014


Duration: 13 weeks


Location: Course will run as close as possible to Thurles town.


Apply through your Employment / Intreo OfficeAddress: Contracted Training Limerick, Raheen Business Park,Raheen,LimerickPhone: (061)487900Fax: (061)30 1992Email: lkrecruit@fas.ie

Accounting Technicians Ireland – 2nd Year Based in THURLES TOWN

Course Code EL21R

Course Description

Full Time Day Course

The training course has been designed to provide business with personnel who are skilled in accounting techniques. The aim of the course is to provide the learners with the skills, knowledge and competence in financial accounting and budgeting; costing and credit control; payroll and tax returns for various types of business and to develop their personal effectiveness and job seeking skills to enable them to either work on their own or obtain employment as accounting technicians. Accounting Technicians will possess the knowledge, skills and competencies to either work on their own or alongside professional accountants. They will find work in all types of organisations and are widely employed throughout the public sector, industry and in priviate accounting practices.


Course Certification

Accounting Technicians Ireland (ATI) – Certificate in Accounting Technician


Modules:

  • CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEEKING SKILLS
  • FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING 2
  • IN-COMPANY
  • INDUCTION
  • INTEGRATED ACCOUNTING SYSTEMS
  • MANAGEMENT ACCOUNTING
  • TAXATION 2

Requirements

  • Applicants must have reached the current statutory school leaving age.
  • Leaving Certificate with 5 passes on ordinary level papers at Grade D or better or 4 passes of which at least two are on higher level papers at Grade D or better. Passes must be obtained in English and at least one subject from Mathematics (Ordinary Alternative Course not accepted) or Accountancy. OR Mature persons who have gained suitable approved relevant experience and who are eligible for enrolment as student members of Accounting Technicians Ireland on the basis of their age and experience rather than their educational attainments. Additionally, applicants must have achieved a pass in at least 3 subjects in First Year Accounting Technicians Ireland course, including both Financial Accounting I and Taxation I. The pass mark is 50% for all subjects, however compensation rules do apply. Full details on http://www.accountingtechniciansireland.ie
  • Good verbal / numerical / clerical aptitude
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Previous experience in book-keeping and / or accountancy desirable.

Selection Criteria

 Details   Min Standard Required 
Aptitude Test:    Appropriate aptitude tests may be applied. N/A
Trainability Test:    N/A N/A
Other Criteria:    N/A

Start Date: 22/09/2014


End Date: 19/06/2015


Duration: 39 weeks


Location: TBC


Apply through your Employment / Intreo Office

Address: Contracted Training Limerick, Raheen Business Park, Raheen,LimerickPhone: (061)487900Fax: (061)30 1992Email: lkrecruit@fas.ie
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