Healthcare Support Major Award (Healthcare Assistant)
Blended Online option – Live Webinars, recorded lectures and classroom sessions
Learners will have support through contact with their online blended learning tutor by phone and by email throughout the duration of the course.
QQI Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support (8 QQI Level 5 Component Certificates)
The programme aims to provide learners with all the skills and knowledge necessary to work as healthcare assistants in hospitals, nursing homes, day care centres and in home care.
A minimum Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate standard of education or equivalent education or experience. Proficiency in English language.
Learners must complete 240 hours’ work experience in a suitable healthcare setting which might be a nursing home, hospital or day care centre.