Emergency Nursing

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Emergency Nursing
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK_NCEMN_8
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Starting Date September 2018

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Application Date Apply online Visit www.dkit.ie/partime for information on how to enrol online for this course
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Please note that early registration is advisable as the number of places on many courses is limited. Applications will be dealt with in order of receipt of completed application and appropriate fee. Apply by 14th September 2018.
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Duration 1 year - 26 weeks

Course Delivery
The course takes place over one academic year (26 weeks) with a combination of in-class and on-line delivery. Students on this programme will be required to attend the Institute of Technology for 6 to 8 days.
Course Fee €950 (HSE funding available to suitable applicants, contact your line manager for further information)
Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements You must be:
→ Registered Nurse with the NMBI (or equivalent)
→ Currently employed or have access to work in an Emergency Department Priority will be given to HSE nursing staff currently employed in an Emerg...

Comment Awarding Body
Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 8 Special Purpose Award (20 credits)

Course Content

Expand+The Certificate in Emergency Nursing is a 20 credit Level 8 Special Purpose Award delivered over 26 weeks using a mix of in-class and online delivery. It is a clinically based programme which aims to enhance the nurses' knowledge, skills and competen...

Subjects Taught

Expand+The programme consists of two modules:
→ Emergency Nursing Foundation Module: This module will allow nurses who care for patients in an ED to develop their knowledge and skills in the assessment and management of acutely ill patients. Indicat...

Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Contact
Dr. Geraldine O’Connor
Head of Section (Part time courses), School of Health and Science
t 042 9370200 Ext 2736
e geraldine.oconnor@dkit.ie
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