Nursing Studies

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Nursing Studies
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M4349
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
Cardiac First Response PreHospital Emergency Care Council Level 1 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+This course is suitable for students who are considering a career in all aspects of nursing and caring. The purpose of the course is to provide students with a clear understanding of the academic requirements and personal qualities and characteristic...

FET Code 5M4349 - Nursing Studies
Duration 1 year
Comment Additional Qualifications
* CFR - Cardiac First Response Advanced (Training) with Basic Life Support (PHECC Accredited)
* Patient Moving and Manual Handling
Alternative Entry

Expand+Mature Applicants
Cavan Institute welcomes mature applicants who wish to return to full-time education. Such applicants may not be required to have the minimum entry requirements. The Institute will look for satisfactory evidence of the applicants a...

Course Fee

Expand+There is a vast difference between fees charged by Cavan Institute and those of higher education colleges.

Cavan Institute’s annual registration fee is €300, plus a €200 government levy. Please note that this government levy is refundable to medic...

Financial Support

Expand+Sources of Financial Support

1. PLC Maintenance Grant
Means-tested maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending approved full-time courses of further education in approved Post Leaving Certificate (PLC) centres, of which Cavan ...

Interview No - We do not conduct interviews
Application Date HOW DO I APPLY?
On-line applications for the 2019/20 academic year are Open (via link below).
A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2019
Subjects Taught Anatomy and Physiology
Care Provision and Practice
Communications
Human Growth and Development
Infection Prevention and Control
Nursing Theory and Practice
Research and Study Skills
Understanding Mental Health
Mathematics
Work Experience

Additional Qualifications
* CFR - Cardiac First Response Advanced (Training) with Basic Life Support (PHECC Accredited)
* Patient Moving and Manual Handling
Mature Entry Places Mature students are welcome to apply.
Entry Requirements Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+At Cavan Institute: Graduates are eligible to progress to the level 6 Services Supervisory Management course

Elsewhere: A full QQI award in Nursing Studies is now recognised as an entry route into nurse degree programmes in Institutes of Technolo...

Further Enquiries Telephone: 049 433 2633
Facsimile: 049 436 1933
Email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
Web: www.cavaninstitute.ie
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