Nursing - Emergency Nursing

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Nursing - Emergency Nursing
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 103579 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
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, Blended
Location (Districts) Dundalk
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Starting Date January 2023

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Duration 2 semesters.

Course Delivery
The course is delivered over one semester using a blended learning format that combines face to face classes with online delivery.
Course Fee €950.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Minimum Entry Requirements
Participants MUST be:
- A registered Nurse with the NMBI (or equivalent)

- Currently employed or have access to work in an Emergency Department.

- Basic IT skills essential.

Priority will be given to HSE nursin...

Financial Support

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Tax relief at the standard rate of tax (20%) is available for certain tuition fees on courses which lead to third-level awards.

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Course Content

Expand+Certificate in Emergency Nursing

For Nurses Only

Course Description
The Certificate in Emergency Nursing is a 20 credit Level 8 Special Purpose Award delivered over 26 weeks using blended learning delivery. It is a clinically based programme ...

Subjects Taught

Expand+- Holistic patient assessment and clinical decision making: Triage in the ED; Cardiovascular and Respiratory system; Sepsis; Neurological Assessment; GI assessment; Acute Surgical Patients: The older person; Acute endocrine disorders; Anaphylaxis; Ti...

Number of Credits 20 credits @ Level 8
Further Enquiries Dr. Geraldine O’Connor,
School of Health & Science
T: +353(0)429370200 Ext 2736
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