Care Skills – QQI Level 5 (course code: 5N2770)

Course Fee €250

Upcoming Course Dates Galway

7th, 8th, 14th & 15th September 2019 (all 4 dates inclusive of 1 course)

(09:30 :17:00 each day)

 

This Care Skills course is designed for:

  • Carers currently employed in a healthcare setting
  • Those planning a career in a healthcare setting who require a formal qualification

General Aims

Learners who successfully complete this Care Skills course will:

  • Recognise the personal care needs of clients
  • Respond effectively to clients’ individual needs, with their involvement and use choice
  • Acquire practical skills in the area of client personal care
  • Maintain a safe, healthy and hygienic environment for clients
  • Appreciate the models of care
  • Be aware of nursing ethics and etiquette in care situations
  • Communicate effectively in ways that are consistent with the carer's role

Overview

The Care Skills course covers the following:

  • Unit 1: Understanding Client Care
  • Unit 2: Using Equipment
  • Unit 3: Assisting Skills

Students will have the opportunity to complete a work placement in order to gain practical experience and to complete their learner records for the course.

Delivery

The Care Skills course will be delivered through in class learning and practical work experience.

Assessment

Assessment will be split between a Skills Demonstration and a theory based assignments.

Duration

The Care Skills course will be delivered over 4 days split over 4 weeks. Students will also be required to carry out work experience in order to successfully complete the course and satisfy the assessment requirements.

Certification

On successful completion of this Care Skills course the student will be awarded a QQI Level 5 (Component) Certificate in Care Skills.

Related/Additional Training

Having successfully completed this Care Skills course, students will have achieved one of 8 modules that lead to a QQI Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support or Nursing Studies.

Related Courses:

  • Care of the Older Person
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Occupational First Aid

NOTE: New QQI booking Policy July 2018:
**ALL COURSES MUST BE BOOKED AND PAID IN FULL 8 DAYS BEFORE A MODULE COMMENCEMENT DATE**
QQI courses will only run subject to minimum booking numbers being met. If minimum numbers have not been met 8 days prior to the course commencement date, unfortunately we will postpone course to a later date in the year. To ensure your chosen course runs, please have you booking form and full payment to us well in advance and no later than 8 days prior to course commencement date.

 

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Course Cost: €250

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Booking Deposit: €250.00

Course Overview

CertificationQQI Level 5,
CoursesQQI Level 5 Healthcare Courses,
LocationGalway,
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