Certificate in Quality Assurance (Online)

  • NFQ Level 6
  • Credits 30
  • Course Code N/A
  • Award Certificate
  • Duration 1

Course Summary


Programme Code: SG_EQUAL_E06

Delivery: Online

About this programme

The Certificate in Quality Assurance aims to provide provides participants with enhanced problem-solving and analytical skills as well as the ‘soft skills’ required in interacting within teams and with peers and subordinates. This certificate is in great demand by companies across all sectors in either manufacturing, pharmaceutical, healthcare or service sectors. It is suitable for all levels within the organisation. This is a one-year programme (September to May), and on successful completion offers the participant 30 credits at level 6.

EIQA Diploma Holders

This one-year programme, in addition to offering a minor award at level 6, is designed as an online qualifier to allow holders of an EIQA diploma (or already have 30 credits at level 6) with a minimum of 3 years relevant work experience to progress to the level 7 B.Sc. in Quality or the level 7 B.Sc. in Manufacturing Management. On successful completion of the programme the learner will receive a minor award at level 6 and will be adequately prepared to participate in the level 7 Quality or Manufacturing Management programmes. These level 7 programmes can then be completed in a further two years online study.

Important Note

THIS PROGRAMME IS WORTH 30 CREDITS AT LEVEL 6.

IF YOU WISH TO PROGRESS TO A LEVEL 7 DEGREE PROGRAMME ON COMPLETION YOU WILL REQUIRE 120 CREDITS AT LEVEL 6.  IT SLIGO MAY ALLOW UP TO 60 CREDITS FOR RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE. THE REMAINING CREDITS MUST BE MADE UP FROM ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS.

THERE IS AN OPTION TO COMPLETE THIS PROGRAMME IN ADDITION TO A 30 CREDIT WORK BASED PROJECT (OVER 1 YEAR) TO GAIN 60 CREDITS IN ONE YEAR.

PLEASE APPLY FOR PROJECT HERE: https://www.itsligo.ie/courses/spa-work-based-project-engineering/

IF YOU REQUIRE FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT THE LEVEL 6 QUALITY CO-ORDINATOR  E: donovan.fiona@itsligo.ie

 

 

 

Key Course Information

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Award: Level 6

Application Closing Date : 31st August 2021

Entry Requirements

An applicant must have an O6 (D3) or higher in the Ordinary Level Mathematics paper at Leaving Certificate level. However, it is recommended that applicants have achieved a minimum of a O5 (Grade C) at Ordinary Level Mathematics in the Leaving Certificate due to the Statistics and Mathematics covered in the course syllabus.

Programme Fees

Fees

 

Total Programme Fees: €2,100

€2,100

Fees per annum: €2,100

€2,100

Per 10 credit module: €700

€700

Per 5 credit module: €350

€350