Programme Details

The programmes listed lead to awards in the NFQ. The provider that offers the programme will have full details.




Certificate in Social Welfare Appeals

Programme Purpose

The programme is specifically designed for new employees or employees currently working as Appeals Officers in the Department of Employment Affairs and Social Protection. The programme has been designed in alignment with the Occupational Profile for the Appeals Officer to provide a specifically designed curriculum arising from current ‘One DSP Learning’ material and the profile requirements. The aim of the programme is to provide Appeals Officers with the scope to either build up or upon their professional knowledge through an accredited programme that enhances their learning and development. The objectives of the programme is to provide Appeals Officers with the competence and confidence to fully meet the requirements of their role along with the key skills required to effectively deliver on DEASP services.

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Dublin City

Delivery Modes

Centre/School/College Based

Day Release

Part Time

PEL Applies


PEL Arrangements

Alternate Providers

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Last Intake Date


Centres offering Certificate in Social Welfare Appeals

Name Address Contact Website
National College of Ireland Mayor Street, IFSC, Dublin 1, D01 Y300 01 4498500