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Skills Plus is the next step for participants who have completed our Skills for Life Programme.

The main emphasis is on education, skills training, social integration and work experience using a person-centred approach

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The aims of Skills Plus are to:

  • build on the educational modules and life skills in Skills for Life
  • integrate into the community through participation in education, work and social opportunities
  • support participants to achieve their full potential
  • complete a block of work experience

Many of the programmes are FETAC accredited with course content as follows:

  • APA Programme
  • Art
  • Communication Skills
  • Computer Skills
  • Cooking
  • Men and Women’s Groups
  • Personal Development
  • RUA
  • Rights Training
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Money Management
  • Music and Dance
  • Physical Exercise and Healthy Living
  • Preparation for Work
  • Seasons for Growth
  • Shopping
  • Social Farming
  • Social Outings
  • Travel Training
  • Voluntary/Work Experience,
  • Visiting Places of Interest