Pod Programme

07-February-18
Pod Programme

The POD is a special educational unit linked to Abbey Community College. The Pod has one Autistic Spectrum Disorder (ASD) class and one Moderate General Learning Disability Class.

The students attending the POD aim to achieve their Level 2 Learning Programmes (L2Lps) along with sitting some Junior Certificate subjects.

The Level 2 Learning Programmes (L2LPs) and qualification are targeted at a very specific group of students who have general learning disabilities in the higher functioning moderate and low functioning mild categories. The L2LP consists of five Priority Learning Units (PLUs).

  • Communication and Literacy
  • Numeracy
  • Personal Care
  • Living in the Community
  • Preparing for Work

L2LP Curriculum Guidlelines

The POD also offers the following classes

  • Life and Social Skills
  • Yoga
  • Music Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Woodwork
  • Gardening

The POD is a purpose built facility with two teaching classrooms, a sensory room, kitchen, social area and games room.

Nov
21 2018
Croke Park Hours
Nov
28 2018
House Exams
Dec
07 2018
School Closed
Dec
24 2018
Christmas Holidays
Dec
31 2018
Christmas Holidays
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Contact
Abbey Community College,
Abbey Road,
Ferrybank,
Waterford,
Ireland


051 832 930

Kilkenny and Carlow Education and Training Board
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