'Advantage' training courses : Accredited age-related training


Northern Ireland

Advice NI is recruiting participants for the 'Advantage' training courses (accredited training on age issues). The courses have been developed in partnership with Age NI and Access to Benefits (A2B). They are aimed at those who work in an advisory capacity with older people, and other groups working on age sector issues.

The courses are accredited with Open College Network Northern Ireland at level 3. Learners can attain accreditation for individual modules or for the full course.

For information about the courses available, dates, fees etc. please see the brochure attached. Courses include the full Older Person Adviser Course and the following short courses:
·                         Age Awareness & Working with Older People
·                         Introduction to Older People’s Benefits
·                         Understanding State Retirement Pension
·                         Health Rights & Services for Older People
·                         Community Care & Older People
·                         Housing & Older People
If you would like to participate in any of the courses or would like further information please contact me (Emma Murphy) at Advice NI (emma@adviceni.net or Tel: 028 9064 5919).