This is a listing of further education and training awards made by QQI. They are at Level 1 to 6 on the NFQ. For awards in Higher Education and Training at Level 6 to 10 on the NFQ please look at the Programmes listing.

Qualification Details

Title

Information, Advice and Advocacy

Code

6M3115

NFQ Level

6

EQF Level

5

Award Class

Major

Field of Learning

03. Social sciences, journalism and information > 1. Social and behavioural sciences > 9. Refer to subfield 03.1

Credit Value

120

Publication Date

02-03-2012

Review Date

Deactivation Date

Status

Under Review

Certificate Specification

EUROPASS Certificate Supplements

Programme Validation Information

Qualification Requirements

This award was developed through the Common Award System. Any providers who wish to offer this award must have their programme validated by QQI before it can be delivered to learners. The provider should check the certificate specification for this award (see above) and its associated minor awards for validation requirements.

The total credit value required for this certificate is 120. This will be achieved by completing:

Awards

Code

Title

NFQ Level

Credit Value

All of the following component(s)

6N3070

Government, Social, Public Administration

6

15

6N3072

Social and Civil Information

6

15

6N3073

Information, Advice and Advocacy Practice

6

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

6N0697

Customer Service

6

15

6N1948

Team Leadership

6

15

6N1950

Communications

6

15

6N2191

Leadership

6

15

A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)

6N1946

Work Experience

6

15

6N1947

Work Practice

6

15

6N1949

Personal and Professional Development

6

15

A minimum credit value of 30 from the following component(s)

6N2104

Supervisory Skills

6

15

6N2207

Boundary Management

6

15

6N2775

Conflict Management

6

15

6N3077

Social Policy Practice

6

15

6N3081

Family Rights Advocacy

6

15

6N3082

Welfare and Health

6

15

6N3083

Employment Rights Advocacy

6

15

6N3087

Coaching Models of Practice

6

15

6N3325

Training Needs Identification and Design

6

15

The remaining credit value of 15 can be obtained by using vocationally relevant component(s) from level 6. A maximum of 15 credits may be used from level 5.