Certificate in Meeting the Challenge of Challenging Behaviour

  • Certificate in Meeting the Challenge of Challenging Behaviour
  • CW_HRCCB_W (Carlow) - CW_HXCCB_W (Wexford) - CW_HKCCB_W (Wicklow)
  • 10 credits
  • 8
  • 12 weeks part-time
  • TBC
  • Overview
  • Subjects
  • Entry Requirements
  • Fees
  • How to apply
  • Contact us


Meeting the Challenge of Challenging Behaviour is a programme designed for managers, staff and carers to develop and implement comprehensive Behaviour Support Plans for when challenges arise in their work. The programme will examine the model of positive behaviour support, proactive vs. reactive strategies, examine the causes of challenging behaviour, and examine non-aversive approaches and evidence positive behaviour support approaches.

The programme is aimed at people who support and care for children and adults in all caring and support services, such as: practitioners; care staff; teachers; clinicians; service providers and special needs assistants.

The course content will prepare participants to meet and solve challenges effectively, with greater ease and in a manner that positively supports all parties.


  • Self Awareness
  • Supervision
  • Ethical Responsibility
  • Mentoring
  • Implementing a Positive Behavioural Support Model

Entry Requirements

All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.



How to Apply

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Contact us

Email: lll.cw@setu.ie