Applying for Irish Citizenship - Training for Information Providers & Non Legal Professionals

Citizenship Application Process

NCP’s Citizenship Application Support Services (CASS) runs specialist one-day courses on the Irish citizenship application process for information providers and professionals, working in migrant support and advocacy.    

Level 1 and Level 2 are suitable for information providers, who have some experience of the Irish citizenship application process.                                                                                                

Level 3 is for experienced information providers who have a good understanding of the naturalisation process and, who may wish to build the capacity and advocacy skills of staff within their service.

Level 1

Level 1 is suited to information providers who have some experience of the Irish citizenship application process.

The course takes information providers through the application form, and includes updates on the most recent legislation in the Irish citizenship process.                                         

  • Calculation on Naturalisation Residency Calendar
  • Eligibility Criteria of Client
  • Immigration Stamps
  • Form 8  
  • Form 9  
  • Proof of Address
  • Reckonable Residence
  • Refugee Travel Documents
  • Social Welfare Eligibility

Level 2

Level 2 is for information providers and non-legal professionals, who have at least one year’s experience of giving information to the public and on Irish citizenship.

Level 3

Level 3 is for experienced information providers who have a good understanding of the naturalisation process, and who may wish to build the capacity and advocacy skills of information officers within their service.

Clients include South Kildare Citizen Information Service, Clare Immigrant Support Centre, Migrant Rights Centre of Ireland, DORAS, Watereford CIC, Edmund Rice Integration and Support Unit.

Click to request further information of upcoming course dates, or telephone (01) 535 7238

Page Updated 4 March 2019