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