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Claire Hanrahan

Auditor

CRH plc

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Claire Hanrahan

The candidate needs to have a desire to travel. That is the most important. Travel is a vital part of the role of Internal Auditor at CRH. Your travel percentage ranges between 40% - 70% per year. They do try to keep it at a minimum but with a high staff turnover, you could be placed on additional audits that are short staffed.

You need to get on with all the people you work with also as you're away with these people for 4 nights a week for 4 weeks. You need to be friendly and outgoing and easy to get along with as it can get stressful on jobs so the last thing you want is someone who has attitude problems or can't communicate properly! Those 2 aspects are the most important for me.

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Blackrock Further Education Institute

Blackrock Further Education Institute


 
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Course overview

Course Code 5N0749 5N2006 NTY
QQI Award Code
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

Have you a passion for nails? Are you interested in the latest trends and technologies in the nail industry? Can you see yourself working as a Nail Technologist in a thriving and dynamic profession? Perhaps you enjoy travelling and seeing the world? The options open to qualified technologists with cutting edge skills are endless. This course offers you internationally recognised qualifications that will ensure you are educated to the highest industry standards so that you can take on this new and exciting career. As well as providing you with the skills to set up a solid career in Nail Technology and Nail Art, ITEC qualifications could be your passport to travel and an exciting future.

What will you Study?

Do you want to work as a Nail technician or as a Salon Adminstrator? This course is for you. Learn nail extension systems (gel, acrylic, fibreglass, overlays). other subjects include: manicure, pedicure, waxing, anatomy. The world is your oyster on successful completion of this course. The course is certified by ITEC and QQI. see www.bfei.ie for full details.

ITEC Modules:
Diploma in Nail Technology (gel, acrylic, and fibreglass nail extension systems)
Diploma in Nail Art
Award in Nail Cutting and Care
Certificate in Waxing

QQI Modules:
Anatomy and Physiology
Nutrition
Word Processing
Work Experience
Important Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands. Almost all PLC courses have a Work Experience module, which requires students to find their own placement in an area directly related to their course.

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