Special Needs Assistants (SNAs)

Training for Special Needs Assistants

The Further Education and Training Awards Council (FETAC) provides certification for SNA training. Check the FETAC website for details and providers.
Click here for FETAC

SNA courses are sometimes available through Education Centres - check at your local Education Centre
Click here for The Education Centre Network

Other Information on Special Needs Assistants

Further information is available from a range of DES Circulars, such as Circular Number 0071/2011.

Click here for Circulars on the DES website

Click here for Circular Number 0071/2011 - Public Service (Croke Park) Agreement - Special Needs Assistants [PDF, .33Mb]

Cliceáil anseo do Imlitir Uimhir 0071/2011 - Comhaontú na Seirbhíse Poiblí (Páirc an Chrócaigh) - Cúntóirí Riachtanas Speisialta [PDF, .32Mb]