Community Health Services

Wicklow Further Education & Training Centre

 

Course Name Community Health Services
Course Provider Wicklow Further Education & Training Centre
Alternative Provider(s) Kildare & Wicklow ETB
Course Code 5M2786
Course Type VTOS
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time, Morning, Afternoon
Location (Districts) Wicklow Town
What is VTOS

Expand+The Vocational Training Opportunities Scheme is an educational opportunities scheme for unemployed persons which is funded by the Department of Education and Science with assistance from the European Social Fund. The Scheme is operated through the Vo...

Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Start Date 28/08/2017.
End Date 01/06/2018.
Duration 33 weeks.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Education: No formal education or qualifications are required although applicants may have participated in primary and secondary education. Applicants will be expected to demonstrate a standard of knowledge, skill and competence equivalent to NFQ Le...

Eligibility

Expand+Eligibility criteria are determined by the Department of Education and Skills.

To qualify for VTOS a person must:
- be at least 21 years of age at the commencement of the course,

- be in receipt of an unemployment payment or signing for c...

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Comment Learning Outcomes
On completion of this programme learners will have the skills, knowledge and competencies to work under supervision in a range of community health service settings or to progress to further and/or higher education and training.

Ref: 34684

Facilities
•Pay Parking
•Wheel Chair Access
•Full Canteen
Course Content

Expand+Programme Aim
The overall aim of the programme is to provide the learner with the opportunity to develop the knowledge, skills and competence to work under supervision in a range of community health service settings or to progress to further and/or ...

Subjects Taught Work Experience (5N1356) QQI
Safety & Health at Work (5N1794) QQI
Communications (5N0690) QQI
Care of the Older Person (5N2706) QQI
Care Support (5N0758) QQI
Palliative Care Support (5N3769) QQI
Social Studies (5N1370) QQI
Occupational First Aid (5N1207) QQI
Word Processing (5N1358) QQI
FET Code 5M2786 Community Care
Further Enquiries Christine Wray
t: 0404 64056
e: christinewray@kwetb.ie