QQI Level 5 Care Skills
Component Certificate Course code: 5N2770
New date: Thursday, September 17th -October 15th
This is an on-line course supported by qualified Nurse Tutors.
*Course Requirement: Basic IT skills and internet access are required to complete this course. Learners must have basic IT skills and access to a computer or laptop, broadband, email, Microsoft Word (up to date version), recording equipment necessary for the skills demonstration assessment ( this can be a Smartphone).
Duration: Every Thursday for 5 weeks
Format: Pre-recorded tutor lectures with additional course material. Learners will receive a 60 page comprehensive Handbook.
Course Fee: €250
Funding maybe available to eligible participants, please check with your local Intreo office.
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This module is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills to provide care for persons requiring assistance. This course is also one of the minimal requirements necessary to work in the home care sector.
The course is divided into 3 Units:
Unit 1. Understanding Client Care
Unit 2. Using Equipment
Unit 3. Assisting Skills.
Assessments for the course:
Assignment (40%) Written piece of work
Skills Demonstration (60%) 3 practical tasks
On successful completion of this course the learner will be awarded a QQI Level 5 (Component) Certificate in Care Skills. This course can be used as one of 8 modules required to attain a QQI Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support.
To register for this course, please call 087-6295353 or email: