Careers Ireland

Students' embarking on their career journey – Is Féidir linn

  • March 2009
    M T W T F S S
    « Feb   Aug »
     1
    2345678
    9101112131415
    16171819202122
    23242526272829
    3031  
  • Blog Stats

    • 220,456 hits
  • Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

    Join 665 other followers

Garda Clearance

Posted by Francis O' Toole on March 15, 2009

trainee1Garda vetting is necessary for some CAO courses. Anyone who is offered a place in the areas of medicine, health care, nursing, social work or teaching will require clearance from the Garda Vetting Unit when they register. Garda clearance is sought only when a person is accepting a place on a course.

When the HEI is making an offer on a relevant course to an applicant, it will send that applicant a form to complete, where they must give their name, date of birth and all addresses they have lived in since their birth. They will also be asked to disclose on that form any convictions they may have. Each HEI submits all the forms to the Garda Vetting Unit for clearance, and the Garda Vetting Unit returns forms to the college when it has processed them.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s