Discover Vision Ireland’s Business Practice Course for the Visually Impaired 

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Are you blind or visually impaired and looking to embark on a successful career in business? Vision Ireland’s National Training Centre (NTC) has designed an exciting educational opportunity tailored just for you! Our comprehensive 18-month QQI Level 5 Business Practice Course (5M2105) equips individuals with the skills and knowledge needed to thrive in the business industry. 

Course Overview 

This QQI Level 5 programme aims to provide students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and competence to work independently and under supervision in various business, administration, and retail settings. Additionally, it sets the foundation for those who wish to progress to further education and training. 

Real-World Experience 

One of the key highlights of our programme is the incorporation of a 60-hour work placement, allowing students to apply what they have learned in a practical setting. This real-world experience is invaluable in preparing students for the professional environment. 

Curriculum Core Components 

Our curriculum is designed to cover essential aspects of business practice, including: 

  • Customer Service 
  • Teamworking 
  • Marketing Practice 
  • Safety & Health at Work 
  • Spreadsheet Methods 
  • Communications 
  • Work Experience (60 hours) 

These components ensure that our students receive a well-rounded education, equipping them with the skills necessary to succeed in the business world. 

How to Apply 

If you’re interested in learning more and joining our programme, we would love to hear from you! Please reach out to Jodie McGriele, Lifecycle Manager of the Employment, Training & Academia Team, for further information and application details. 

Contact Information: 

  • Phone: 01 8821955 

Take the first step towards a rewarding career in business with Vision Ireland. We look forward to helping you achieve your professional goals!