Certificate in Nursing Studies
This course aims to provide the student with the necessary knowledge and experience to continue on to a nursing career at third level. It will provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge to enable them to work as a Healthcare Assistant in hospitals and in nursing homes.
As part of the course students will complete 3 weeks work experience placement in a nursing home or hospital.
Students will be given the opportunity to complete the following short courses during the academic year:
- Patient Manual Handling
- First Aid Responder (QQI Level 5 Module)
- Suicide Prevention and Awareness (HSE approved)