Course Code: 5N2770

Course Delivery:

Part-Time


Qualifications:

QQI Level 5 Care Skills

Course Fee Information:

€295

295.00

Clear
SKU: N/A Category:

Work Experience Requirements

Learners must complete 40 hours’ work placement in a nursing home, hospital or day care centre.

No prior skills, knowledge or competence in the award subject matter will be required of the learner for successful entry to the programme; but learners will be expected to have a minimum of Ordinary Level Leaving Certificate standard of education or equivalent and/or experience.  Proficiency in English language is required, together with a strong interest in (subject).
Learners whose first language is not English will be required to provide proof of proficiency in the English language through satisfactory performance on an internationally recognised test (e.g. IELTS 5.5) or other similar English Language qualifications.

Progressive College are committed to providing equal access to education and equal opportunities for mature students (23 years +).  Mature applicants do not need to match school-leavers in terms of academic achievement, provided there is evidence of the ability to pursue and benefit from the course, but candidates must be 23 years of age or over on the 1st January of the year of entry to their programme of study.  Mature students must also have proficiency in the English language.

Assessment / Examinations:

Continuous assessment consists of a Project and Practical Skills Demonstrations. Learners must also complete 40 hours work placement.

Location & date:

This part-time programme is currently being delivered through our online elearning platform because of the COVID19 pandemic.
Location Cut-Off Starts Weekday Time Duration
Cork City Open for Enrolling 21st Sept 2021 Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 12 Weeks
Dublin 2 City Centre Open for Enrolling 21st Sept 2021 Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 12 Weeks
Dundrum Open for Enrolling 21st Sept 2021 Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 12 Weeks
Galway City Open for Enrolling 21st Sept 2021 Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 12 Weeks
Letterkenny Town Open for Enrolling 21st Sept 2021 Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 12 Weeks
Limerick City Open for Enrolling 21st Sept 2021 Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 12 Weeks
Tralee Town Open for Enrolling 21st Sept 2021 Tuesday 6.30pm-9.30pm 12 Weeks