LCVP - Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme

Welcome


 

LCVP is a Senior Cycle Programme of the Department of Education and Skills, designed to give a strong vocational dimension to the Leaving Certificate (established). The programme combines the virtues of academic study with a new and dynamic focus on self-directed learning, enterprise, work and the community. Young people taking the LCVP have a unique opportunity to develop their interpersonal, vocational and technological skills. These skills are equally relevant to the needs of of those preparing for further education, seeking employment or planning to commence their own businesssometime in the future.


 

Portfolio Completion and Examination Dates 

State Examination Commission Schedule of Examination Dates 2017

 

Portfolio Completion Date

Wednesday, 8th March, 2017

 

LCVP Examination Date

Wednesday, 3rd May, 2017

10.00 - 12.30

 

 


State Examination Commission 2016 - LCVP Results

The numbers taking the subject over the past five years and the grades awarded are shown in the following table:

 

Year

Distinction

Merit

Pass

Unsuccessful 

TOTAL

2012

1,972

8,153

4,554

1,169

15,848

2013

1,707

7,622

5,117

1,233

15,679

2014

1,730

7,538

4,750

1,256

15,274

2015

1,620

8,326

4,148

830

14,924

2016

1,870

7,454

4,291

1,022

14,637

 

Please find State Examination Commission press release


NEW CAO Points Scale

NEW CAO Points Scale

INUO

Continuous Professional Development (CPD)


 

LCVP Refresher Course 

This course is targeted at New Co-ordinatos and New Teacher to LCVP.  
This course will explore
  • an overview of the LCVP 
  • an outline of the Link Modules syllabus
  • an exploration of LCVP resources/website 
 
To book your place at the workshop go to http://www.pdst.ie/onlinebooking 
Click on flyer below for dates and venues
 

 

 

Teaching the LCVP 

Powerpoint presentation from the Teaching the LCVP.


 

LCVP Analysis Spreadsheet 

 

The following table provide a link the Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme (LCVP) Analysis Spreadsheets that should be used in conjunction with overall planning and Self Evaluation strategies within the school.

Click here to find the 2016 Link Modules Subject Analysis Spreadsheet

 


 

 

TEACHER REGISTRATION 

 

Register your details with the PDST Business and LCVP so that we can keep you up to date with all the latest news and information.

Please Click here to register

FOR SCHOOL BASED SUPPORT

 

To avail of school based support for  LCVPFollow this link to our online school based support application form. 

 
FOR ADDITIONAL SUPPORT

 

CareersPortal  Please click here. A website to assist LCVP students with their career investigation and work placement preparation.

Work Experience please click here. Looking for work placements, apply online to the above website provided by CareersPortal.

 Click this link  to be directed to a new LCVP Work Placement Enterprise Resource

 

PDST CONTACT DETAILS

 

Adminstrator: Esther Herlihy,  Tel:  +353 46 9078382 , Fax: +353 46 9078385

Email: business@pdst.ie  

 



 

Overview of LCVP

 

The above screen is a PowerPoint Presentation. Click on the screen to advance through the animations and the slides.

On the bottom right corner is a menu button that allows you to download the presentation.

 

 For additional information about LCVP, click here


 

 If you are considering introducing the LCVP in your school, please complete the application form.