Course Description

FETAC Level 5 Healthcare Support

Waterford College of Further Education

Course Description:

This course is suitable for those wishing to pursue a career in the areas of Nursing Home Care, Healthcare Assistants, Disability Care and Hospital Care Assistants. The course will provide the students with the knowledge and experience to work with a variety of ages in a diverse range of settings and environments.

Certification: FETAC Level 5 Certificate in Health Care Support (5M4339)

Course Content

• Care Skills
• Care Support
• Nutrition
• Care of the Older Person
• Safety and Health at Work
• Infection Prevention and Control
• Communications
• Work Experience

Waterford City, Waterford, Ireland
Course Code 5M4339
College Name Waterford College of Further Education
Course Category Health Care, Healthcare
Course Qualification Level 5 Certificate
Course Location Waterford City, Waterford, Ireland
Course Start Date 2nd October 2017
Course End Date 25th April 2018
Course Fee €385 per module to a total of 8 modules, plus €250 fee for occupational aid course.
Course Duration 1 year
Course Times Monday and Wednesday evenings 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Awarding Body QQI
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Course Provider

Waterford College of Further Education

051 870136
Admissions Office, Waterford city Ireland, Waterford, Republic of Ireland

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