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Full time QQI level 5 in New Ross at Kennedy College of Further Education

Duration: 1 Year Full Time / Part Time Option.  Minimum Entry Requirements: Successful completion of entrance test and or Interview. Garda Vetting is a requirement

Course Content:

  • Safety & Health at work; Communications; work Experience; Social Studies; Understanding Special needs;
  • Care of the older person*  care support** *Subject to demand and tutor availability. **Occupational first Aid/Manual and Patient lifting / Fire Safety

Work Experience: Work experience is an integral part of the course. One day per week, normally a Wednesday.


The full QQI Level 5 Award facilitates entry to a range of third-level colleges / institutions nationwide, please check with the college of your choice. Career Prospects: Health Care Assistants  Disability Care Nursing Home Care . hospital Care Assistant. Cost: Course Fee: €150. Occupational First Aid – €90.00. Manual / Patient Lifting – €40.00.Award: Certificate – QQI



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  • Course Length 9 months
  • Start date September
  • Time 9.15 am approx.
  • Facebook Page 9.15 am approx.


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