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Free Webinars for Parents/Guardians


School Leaver Options for Young Adults with Disabilities Pathways to Inclusion in Education and Work with National Learning Network (Parent & Student Webinar) 27.4.2021

National Learning Network (NLN) is Ireland’s leading provider of specialist training, education, and employment services, empowering people with disabilities, mental health conditions and autism to acquire the skills that they want and need to progress to further or higher education and employment.
All courses have nationally recognised accreditation coupled with personalised supports and traversal skills training. Student supports are integral to the journey in NLN. These include learning support, psychological support, and advocacy support. Work experience with local host companies enhances inclusion and informed decision making for life after NLN.
NLN have training centres in every county in Ireland. NLN courses are funded by Education and Training Boards or the Health Service Executive.

At the end of the information webinar participant will:

- Gain an understanding of the diverse profile of school-leaver in NLN
- Have an overview of course sampling with NLN
- Have information on the learning, psychological and advocacy supports within a multidisciplinary team in NLN
- Have an awareness of pathways to further education, higher education, and work after NLN
- See some real stories of school-leaver progressions with NLN

Date: Tuesday 27th April 2021

Time: 7-8pm

Facilitator: Anne Marie McDonnell, Business & Service Development Manager, National Learning Network

To Register:

May 10
Revision Week
May 11
LCA1 HE Key Assignment
May 13
LCA HE Practical
May 13
LC Graduation Mass @ 10.00am
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