Part-Time Employment Skills (Level 4)

This course will engage learners who want to progress to employment or further education. It provides a foundation for learners who wish to return to education, in particular those who would like to progress to a level 5 award.   


Duration: One year, part time.


  • Career Planning 4N1109
  • Customer Service 4N1989
  • Communications 4N0689
  • Personal & Interpersonal Development 4N1131
  • Mathematics 4N1987
  • Word Processing 4N1123
  • Work Experience 4N1168
  • Workplace Safety 4N1124


NFQ Level 4 award made by QQI 4M0857 Employment Skills. 

Career Options

Students may wish to continue to further study at Level 5 in a variety of subject areas, including the Medical Secretary course, which prepares students for work in either medical administration or in general office administration. 

Entry Requirements

  • Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Applied Programme, QQI Level 3 full major award or equivalent.
  • Work/life experience may be acceptable for mature students.
  • Students should be 16 years old or over at the start of the course.
  • Aptitude: Applicants must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject area and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course.
  • Competent written and spoken English language skills (CEFR A2 or higher).

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