• LHP Skillnet is proud to be teaming up with The Department of Health on a new initiative which will aim to support nursing homes in building nurse expertise in the field of gerontology, details...

  • Leading Healthcare Providers Skillnet - Postgraduate Certificate in Infection Prevention & Control (IPC) in UCC Associate Director with Glas Care Richard shared his experience of the IPC Programme which was developed to meet the...

  • Essential oils are a popular resource for carers and activity coordinators due to their diverse therapeutic properties. But are they safe?

    As Irish Residential Care keeps evolving, comprehensive, high-quality staff training by LHP Skillnet helps member companies not only achieve and maintain compliance with existing demands but go further and anticipate trends in the sector...

  • Activity coordination in nursing homes is not just about keeping residents occupied; it is about enhancing their overall wellbeing and maintaining their physical and mental health.

    At LHP Skillnet, we promote holistic care with a person-centred approach. For the Residential Care sector, informed activity coordination is a vital asset to improve overall quality of care. Activity coordination in nursing homes...

  • The Foundation Course in Gerontological Nursing is an NMBI-accredited programme for Nurses in the Residential, Acute, and Home Care sectors.

    This 5-day programme is aimed at providing participants with the knowledge and skills required to care for older individuals in diverse healthcare settings. Successful completion earns a Foundation Certificate in Gerontological Nursing, with 35...

  • Activity Coordinators in Private Care Homes can help residents preserve their sense of self through meaningful programmes.

    Essence 52 enables Activity Coordinators to enhance the wellbeing of nursing home residents. It consists of seven sequential steps, each building upon the last, ultimately equipping coordinators to facilitate two key sessions: Essence 52...

  • Our Certificate in Dementia is the first course of its kind to be accredited by QQI at Level 5 and the leading qualification in the area.

    Developed by LHP Skillnet, this unique programme is designed to enhance skills and deepen understanding in the specialist area of Dementia Care. It is accredited by QQI at Level 5, making it the...

  • QQI-accredited at Level 6, the Leadership in Healthcare course for Home and Residential Care is one of our most popular programmes.

    Our 5-day Leadership for Healthcare programme is tailored to address the particular challenges of leading people and organisations in the residential and home care sector. For this purpose, it offers practical approaches to applying...

  • Book the Fire Warden Instructor Training through LHP Skillnet to lower your cost and attend together with other healthcare professionals.

    Our 2-day Fire Warden Instructor course equips participants with the necessary skills and confidence to deliver Fire Warden Instruction & Training in compliance with the Fire Services Act 1981(2003) and the Safety Health and...

  • Our QQI Level 5 Certificate in Healthcare Support is the first choice for aspiring Healthcare Assistants in Ireland.

    The Certificate in Healthcare Support (QQI Level 5, Major Award) is the industry-standard qualification for aspiring Healthcare Assistants in the Republic of Ireland. To earn it, students must complete 8 modules chosen from a...