COURSE TITLE: KILDARE OPTIONS PROJECT
DURATION: Up to 44 weeks
COURSE AIM: This is an innovative project aimed at people
who have little or no work experience and who are unsure of
their career paths. The training will provide participants with
the opportunity to acquire a range of both personal and vocational
skills to help them to make informed decisions regarding their
future careers in the general office or equestrian industry.
Racehorse care & Management
Life and Social Skills
Job search techniques
Physical Education Health and Safety
TRAINEE PROFILE: Unemployed people with an interest
in acquiring a range of skills, engaging in practical
projects and working as a team member.
METHODS: Formal training with a heavy reliance on
"hands-on" practical training coupled with related subjects.
The instruction will contain lectures, practical exercises,
project work, individual assignments and assessments.
National Vocational Qualification in Racehorse Care
European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL)
Certification in First Aid
Certification in Health & Safety
LOCATION: Kildare Town & Curragh Camp
TO: Your nearest FÁS Office