Student Learning Support Service

The Student Learning Support Service, delivered by the National Learning Network, is a confidential academic support service which provides assistance to students in managing the demands of college life.


Third Level Access is co-funded by the Department of Education and Skills and the European Social Fund as part of the ESF Programme for Employability, Inclusion and Learning 2014-2020.


Learning support is provided to students who are registered with NCAD’s disability office. Students are encouraged to contact the service if they have been diagnosed with any of the following difficulties/conditions in order to register and avail of support.

  • Autism Spectrum Disorder/ Asperger’s Syndrome                  
  • ADD/ADHD                                                                                  
  • Blind/Visual Impairment
  • Deaf/Hearing Impairment
  • Dyspraxia/Developmental Coordination Disorder
  • Mental Health Difficulty
  • Neurological Condition
  • Physical Disability
  • Significant Ongoing Health Condition
  • Specific Learning Difficulty (Dyslexia, Dyscalculia, Dysgraphia)

For information on the Student Learning Support service and the Assistive Technology service, and to book an appointment, follow the link below our dedicated website:

Student Learning Support Service


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