Care of the Older Person / Care Skills

Area:
Limerick City
Price: € 350
Duration: 10 Mornings or Afternoons
Type:
Part Time and Evening
Times:
10am - 1pm / 2pm - 5pm
Schedule: 28/03/2019

Course description

Care of the Older Person QQI Level 5 Course

This Care of the Older Person QQI Level 5 Course is a requirement for anyone wanting to work as a Healthcare Assistant in any Elderly care setting. Runs 2 mornings per week over 5 weeks. Funding may be available for job seekers.

The course content is grouped into 4 units:

Unit 1  –  The Ageing Process and what that implies
Unit 2  –  Working with the older person on a one to one basis
Unit 3  –  Caring for the older person with specific requirements
Unit 4  –  Care Settings which cater for individual needs

Care Skills QQI Level 5 Course –  Starting 14th February 2019

Do you want to work as a Care Assistant? Work flexible hours that suit you or in a local care centre? Then this Course will help you get started. It runs over 10 afternoons, from 2pm to 5pm, 2 days per week for 5 weeks.  Funding may be available for job seekers.

Healthcare Training is now a requirement when applying for work as a carer/care attendant.  This course provides a recognised qualification for healthcare workers, currently in employment and those seeking to work in this sector.

The purpose of this course is to equip the learner with the knowledge & skill to: 

  • Recognise the personal care needs of the individual
  • Respond effectively to a persons individual needs, with their involvement and personal choices respected
  • Acquire practical skills in the area of individual personal care
  • Maintain a safe, healthy and hygienic environment for clients

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