This course is delivered fully online, own pace and can be started anytime.
QQI Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support (8 QQI Level 5 Component Certificates)
5N2770 CARE SKILLS Level 5
5N0758 CARE SUPPORT Level 5
5N1794 SAFETY AND HEALTH AT WORK Level 5
5N0690 COMMUNICATIONS Level 5
5N1356 WORK EXPERIENCE Level 5
5N0749 ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY Level 5
5N1279 HUMAN GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT Level 5
5N4325 NURSING THEORY AND PRACTICE Level 5
Course Fee Information
Pay In Full – €895
Pay In Instalments – €995
(€150 deposit & 3 monthly instalments paid consecutively of €281.66)
Contact us to take all modules or sit individual single modules.
The learning outcomes of the course aims to prepare learners through the following:
Providing an understanding of the needs of the person in their care in relation to the maintenance of their dignity, respect, self-esteem, and choice
Demonstrating knowledge of a range of theories, practice, guidelines and legal requirements pertaining to Healthcare Support practice.
Evaluating and using the information to plan, develop and implement appropriate Healthcare strategies in a variety of care settings whilst working under specific direction and supervision within a support capacity
Applying knowledge and skills within a range of varied and specific healthcare contexts in accordance with accepted guidelines and practice and legal requirements.
Demonstrating a broad range of practice, research, interpersonal and caring skills in providing Health Care Support to a wide range of client groups in a range of health care settings.
Assessment / Examinations:
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. Students may need to complete a patient moving and handling course and basic first aid responder course prior to starting their work placement.
Location & Date
Location Start Delivery Access
Online Anytime Own Pace 12 Months to Complete