Assessment & Management of the Acutely Ill Adult in Emergency Services

Dundalk Institute of Technology

 

Course Name Assessment & Management of the Acutely Ill Adult in Emergency Services
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code DK NCAED 8
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 8 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose Dundalk Institute of Technology Level 8 NFQ
Apply To Course provider
Attendance Options Online, Day release, Daytime
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date
See www.dkit.ie/parttime for details
Application Date

Expand+How to Apply?
Visit www.dkit.ie/parttime/ to enrol online and find more information on this course.

How to Apply?
Interested applicants MUST first discuss the matter with their Clinical Manager and the Practice Development coordinator within the...

Duration 1 Semester

Course Delivery
The course takes place over one semester (14 weeks) with a combination of in-class and online delivery. Learners will be expected to attend DkIT one day on alternate weeks with some online delivery taking place.
Course Fee €700
Entry Requirements You MUST be:
Registered Nurse
Employed within a relevant healthcare setting.
Comment Awarding Body
Dundalk Institute of Technology - Level 8 Special Purpose Award (10 credits)

Who Should Apply?
This course will allow nurses who care for acutely ill adults within the emergency department to develop their knowledge in the assessment and management of acutely ill adults.
Course Content

Expand+Course Description
Nurses who work in an Emergency Department require a greater knowledge base so that subtle deterioration in a patient’s condition is identified and that timely and appropriate care is administered. This course will enhance the car...

Subjects Taught Modules taught:
• Principles of assessment and management of the acutely ill adult in the emergency department

• Clinical assessment and management of the acutely ill adult in the emergency department
Number of Credits 10
Further Enquiries Dr. Geraldine O’Connor
Head of Section (part-time courses)
School of Health & Science
Dundalk Institute of Technology
Dublin Road Dundalk Co. Louth

t 042 9370200 Ext. 2736
e geraldine.oconnor@dkit.ie