This course is delivered by our sister college The College of Progressive Education intended for those already employed or seeking work as senior care assistants with supervisory responsibilities in a hospital, nursing home, day care centre or in home care.
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Learners must have already achieved the QQI Level 5 award in Healthcare Support 5M4339, Nursing Studies 5M4349, Health Service Skills 5M3782 or equivalent.
Work Experience Requirements
Learners must complete 120 hours’ work experience in a suitable healthcare setting which might be a nursing home, hospital or day care centre. If already employed in a healthcare setting the work experience tasks may be carried out in that environment. Students may need to complete a patient moving and handling course and basic first aid responder course prior to starting their work placement.