courses in Ireland

alternative medicine coursesAlternative Medicine

One of the principal goals of alternative medicine and natural healing is to break the cycle of dependency and allow people to be more in control of their own lives. A growing number of people are turning to alternative medicine … Continue reading

midwife coursesBecoming a Midwife

Mid-wifery is one of those careers that requires a holistic way of being, that is conducive to bringing a new-born into the world. Apart from the formal qualifications required; being completely caring, have a willingness to help other people, calm … Continue reading

pre nursing courses in IrelandPre Nursing Courses

Pre-nursing programmes are designed to give a solid foundation in the theory and practice of Health Care and Nursing Care for those who intend entering the nursing, paramedical or community care service. Pre-nursing courses have a number of different aims. … Continue reading

Nursing courses in IrelandNursing – The Routes and Requirements

There are a number of different nursing routes available when becoming a registered nurse. These are: Children’s and General Nursing (Integrated), General Nursing, Intellectual Disability Nursing, Midwifery, and Psychiatric Nursing. An Bord Altranais (the Nursing Board) is the statutory regulatory … Continue reading

psychology coursesCourses in Psychology

Psychology is the study of human behaviour and mental processes. It is, therefore, as varied a field as human behaviour.  Choosing to study psychology opens up a multitude of opportunities to work in a diverse range of specialities from research … Continue reading

counselling and psychology coursesCounselling Courses

In Ireland we are quickly catching up with the extensive ‘talking therapy’ culture that exists stateside. We can now readily access: life coaches, psychotherapists, guidance counsellors, counselling psychologists or a general counsellor. Yes, there are various professions that come under … Continue reading

medical secretary coursesMedical Administration, The Role of a Medical Secretary

Medical administrators play an important role in the successfull operation of medical or healthcare facilities. They work in a wide range of environments, including hospitals, research establishments, GP practices, and community healthcare services. They keep the working environment running smoothly … Continue reading

routes to nursing in IrelandThe Challenging Career Path to Nursing

The path to a career in nursing has now become a difficult one to navigate. A career in nursing that was once secure with employment guaranteed is now unstable – with often few prospects in terms of job openings in … Continue reading

lab technician coursesLab Technician Courses

A laboratory technician works in a laboratory, assisting scientific and technical staff with day to day duties. Scientific laboratory technicians are responsible for laboratory-based tasks, which include sampling, testing, measuring, recording and analysing results in biological, chemical, physical and life … Continue reading

acupuncture courses IrelandAcupuncture Courses

We can accept that any therapy practice that has survived thousands of years is guaranteed to deliver benefits and results. Acupuncture, which originates from China, is such a practice, and it continues to grow in popularity in the Western world. … Continue reading