Care Skills QQI Level 5 (Blended)

Tues 6.30 – 9.30 pm • Duration: 12 weeks

Tuition Fee:        €180
Start Date:        Tuesday 28th September 2021 and January 2022           

Click here to apply online for Care of the older Person and Care Skils for €290

Note: if you want to apply for only one subject contact the office on 021 4222100

This blended learning programme is designed to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to care for clients in a safe and hygienic environment. Contact with a registered HIQA setting is skills demonstration is necessary part of training worth 60% of assessment.  Manual and Patient Handling are not offered as part of this course.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Identify the hygiene needs of clients
  • Discuss the prevention of pressure sores
  • Adapt levels of assistance to the needs of particular clients
  • Examine the physical, emotional, social, psychological needs of clients

Course Delivery

This course is delivered through a blended (classroom / online) learning approach (unless otherwise stated)

Students must have basic IT Skills.


Skills Demo         60%

Assignment        40%

Tuition Fee:        €180

Accreditation:     QQI Minor Award in Care Skills 5N2770

Start Date:          Tuesday 28th September 2021 and January 2022