Nursing - Emergency Nursing

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Nursing - 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 Wednesday 18th September 2019

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Duration 1 year - 26 weeks

Course Delivery
Two semesters using a blended learning format that combines face to face classes with online delivery.
Course Fee €950 (HSE funding available to suitable applicants, contact your line manager for further information)
Entry Requirements

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Participants MUST be:

A 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 ...

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

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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;...

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