26-28 September 2016 – Certificate of Competence in Educational Testing (CCET) Antrim
1-2 December 2016 – Access Arrangements Training (AAT) Antrim
Éirim is an Irish company that provides educational assessments and training in assessment all over Ireland.
We provide a range of assessments tailored to suit the needs of the individual or institution. Our team of Educational Psychologists carry out various assessments for children, adolescents and adults including assessments for:
Identification of giftedness
Identification of learning difficulties and possible needs
Examination accommodations (Leaving and Junior Certificate)
CAO and DARE applications
We also provide training courses in educational assessment which are second to none. These include the internationally recognised Certificate of Competence in Educational Testing (CCET)- Test User which is awarded by the British Psychological Society as well as Access Arrangements Training and the level 7 equivalent training leading to teachers in Northern Ireland becoming Specialist Assessors and holding a Specialist Assessor Practising Certificate.
We run regular courses for teachers testing for RACE and DARE applications of Leaving Certificate students.
Feedback from these courses has been exceptionally high and have trained over 300 teachers in Northern Ireland on behalf of the Department of Education in Northern Ireland.
Radio Interview with Rebecca Good of Éirim