Lecturer talks about LCI Addiction courses.
Comments from delighted students on previous DAA courses:
” Tutor was very good. Give him a medal.” Student. Limerick June 2012
” I learned a lot from this course, I felt comfortable voicing my opinion, the tutor listened and responded to all my questions.” Limerick June 2012
”Tutor was excellent. Will use all the course in my work.” Limerick In House course April 2012
” Course was well run. Lecturer Rebecca was very friendly and approachable and replied to me emails within hours. She helped with all my enquiries. Very enjoyable.” Galway April 2012
” The tutor really engaged the class and had a wealth of knowledge that helped apply the theory to everyday practice.” Student. Dublin – May 2012
”There was no part of the course I feel can be improved. What I signed up for I received and it was delivered very professionally.” Student. Dublin – December 2011
”I really enjoyed the course and am finding it beneficial to my work already.” Limerick November 2011
”Learned a lot … I will miss my Wednesday nights with the lovely people I met on the course. Really enjoyed the discussions.” Student. Limerick November 2011
” I learnt things without even realising … amazed at how it challenged my assumptions both consciously and unconsciously.” Student. Castlebar July 2011
” thoroughly enjoyed and felt more knowledgeable in the field” student. Castlebar July 2011
”I work in the environment and it will really help me in my future work.” Castlebar July 2011
This Drug and Alcohol Addiction component certificate course at FETAC level 5 on the National Framework of Qualifications takes place over 10 weeks with 3 hours of lectures per week. 30 hours total classroom time. A further 2-3 hours of self directed learning is recommended for successful completion of the course.
Locations and dates for Early 2013:
- Limerick – 29 January to 2 April 2013: Tuesday Nights; 6:30-9:30pm; The Limerick Education Centre.
- Mayo – 29 January to 2 April 2013: Tuesday Nights; 6:30-9:30pm; The Mayo Education Centre, Castlebar.
- Dublin – 30 January to 3 April 2013: Wednesday Nights; 6:30-9:30pm; DIT Aungier Street.
Places are limited to just 16 people so early booking is essential in order to avoid missing out on a place on this course.
The Dublin course is nearly full and the Mayo and Limerick courses are filling fast.
You can secure a place by clicking here and paying a deposit.
The end of January will be the last time that the FETAC Level 5 Drug & Alcohol Addiction course will be delivered.
From April 2013 the course is to be restructured and replaced by the FETAC Level 5 Community Addiction Studies Course, which The Learning Curve Institute have been validated to run.
The Reading Room
The LCI site has a Reading Room for all it’s key course areas.
There are links to useful sites, research papers and reports as well as reading lists.
You can see the Reading Room for Addiction by clicking here.
We highly recommend the National Documentation Centre on Drug Use as it contains all key information on drugs and addiction.
This site provides drug and alcohol information and support.
It also has a free, secure and confidential online chat service.
We support their work and you’ll see that we’ve added a link to their Facebook feed on this blog.
Pop over to our site and see all the other courses coming up between January to June this year. You can also download a course calendar from the top post on this blog.