Career Paths for Dyslexia - A unique full-time training course for unemployed adults with dyslexia
Course aim: To develop the skills, knowledge and experience of adults with dyslexia to a standard to enable them to enter the work force and/or progress to further education.
Course content: The course offers a QQI Level 3 Major Award in Employability Skills.
Modules covered are: Induction; Communications Skills; Microsoft Word; Internet; Career Preparation; Personal Effectiveness; Work Experience; Maths.
The course also offers: Literacy Skills; Presentation Skills; Interview Techniques; Computer Literacy; Lifelong Learning Strategies; Dyslexia Awareness; Safety Awareness.
The course is a full-time course run Monday to Friday, over 9 months. It is held in Leixlip, Co. Kildare, 20 minutes from Dublin.