- Duration:Months: 6
Provider: LHP Skillnet
Skillnet Members Price: NA
The certificate in Healthcare Support (QQI Level 5, Major Award) has become the industry-standard qualification for anyone wishing to work as a Healthcare Assistant in the Republic of Ireland. This qualification can only be conferred upon a student who has completed 8 modules from a list specified by the national awards body Quality and Qualifications Ireland (QQI).
Some of these modules are mandatory - and are therefore the same for every provider - whereas others are optional. We provide training in the following 8 modules:
2. Safety & Health at Work
3. Care Support
4. Care Skills
5. Care of the Older Person
6. Palliative Care
7. Infection Prevention and Control
8. Work Practice
- Who should attend: Anyone who has a genuine interest in working in healthcare as a healthcare assistant and meets eligibility criteria.
- Award:QQI Major award,Level 5
The purpose of this QQI Level 5 Major Award is to enable the learner to acquire the knowledge, skill, and competence to work in a variety of healthcare settings. Possession of this qualification will also enable you to progress to further, higher education and training.
- Trainer Name: To be confirmed