Diploma in Patient Safety

Dublin City
Price: € 3600
Duration: 9 Months
Schedule: TBC

Course description

Deliver safer healthcare

Do you want to deliver healthcare that is safe, consistent, and carries the lowest possible risk of adverse outcomes?

Our Diploma in Patient Safety will show you how to provide safer, more efficient healthcare for your patients and how to lead the development of a safety culture within your workplace.

Our Diploma is perfect for you if you are working in healthcare and have an interest in patient safety. We welcome applications from all healthcare professionals, including

RCPI Trainees

All hospital doctors


Allied healthcare professionals

Senior management

General practitioners

Community health professionals

You will learn how to

Provide safer, more efficient healthcare for your patients

Reduce adverse events within the health system

Understand and apply quality improvement methodologies to improve patient safety

Design and lead a patient safety project at local service level

Create the right conditions for a safety culture

Increase your capability to influence and make change happen

Identify, respond to, and learn from adverse events