Care Skills QQI Level 5 Course Healthcare Training is now a requirement when applying for work as a carer/care attendant. This course provides a recognised qualification for healthcare workers, currently in employment and those seeking to work in this sector.
The purpose of this course is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to:
Recognise the personal care needs of the individual
Respond effectively to a persons individual needs, with their involvement and personal choices respected
Acquire practical skills in the area of individual personal care
Maintain a safe, healthy and hygienic environment for clients
Accreditation: Care Skills QQI Level 5 Certificate PLEASE NOT THAT IF YOU ARE COMPLETING THIS COURSE AND APPLY FOR PATIENT MOVING & HANDLING COURSE YOU GET A €20 DISCOUNT
Units: Section 1 - Understanding Client Care Section 2 - Use of Equipment in Client Care Section 3 - Assisting Skills in Client Care Section 4 - Practical Skills (practice) Click here for the Component Specification
Applicants must have:
Relevant life or work experiences.
Must have one other Healthcare Module at QQI Level 5 completed, e.g. Care of the Older Person or other relevant Course.
Must have also completed Patient Moving & Handling course
High standard of written and oral English essential.
Award: Care Skills QQI Level 5
Skills Demonstration - Typed & Practical Assessment (60%) 2 Typed assignments (40%) - Assignment 1 to be handed in week 4 of the course (20%) - Assignment 2 to be handed in 2 weeks after final day of course (20%) Assessment Grades
50 - 64%
65 - 79%
80% - 100%
Care Skills January 2019
Starts Thursday 17th January 2019 10 Afternoons (Thursdays & Fridays) from: 2pm to 5pm Course Dates: 17th, 18th, 24th, 25th Jan + 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd Feb 2019 Small Class size so limited places on course TESG Funding May Be Available for Jobseekers
Starts Thursday 7th March 2019 10 Afternoons (Thursdays & Fridays) from: 2pm to 5pm Course Dates: 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 28th, 29th March + 4th, 5th, 11th, 12th April 2019 Small Class size so limited places on course TESG Funding May Be Available for Jobseekers
Starts Thursday 25th April 2019 10 Afternoons (Thursdays & Fridays) from: 2pm to 5pm Course Dates: 25th, 26th April + 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 10th, 16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th May 2019 Small Class size so limited places on course TESG Funding May Be Available for Jobseekers