RPL Network Meeting – Spring 2017

Venue: Killashee House, Naas, Co. Kildare.

Date: Wednesday 3 May 2017

Time: 9.30am to 4.00pm

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The agenda on the day will focus on building quality practice in RPL.

  9:30am Registration & Networking

10.00am Conveners Welcome

10.15am  Network workshop

Five themes around quality assurance in RPL will be explored.

  1. Use of skills audits
  2. Qulaity assuring RPL
  3. How to explore prior learning with applicants
  4. Community of practice for validation professionals
  5. Networking services to benefit learners

11.30am Plenary: consolidate responses and priorities

12.15pm Lunch

1.00pm Skills Audit Tools

  • Write-On – Gillian Harris NALA
  • KA2 Project:EDGE – Alan Hogan & Colm Gavin LCETB
  • My Experience – Gavin Clinch Connacht-Ulster Alliance

2.30pm Panel discussion and Q&A

  • Mary Stokes NCGE
  • Dermot O’Donnell DFI
  • Deirdre Goggin CIT
  • Barbara Kelly QQI

3.30pm Network Update & AOB

4.00pm Close


Michael Hennessy

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