Healthcare Security Officer

Cavan Institute

 

Course Name Healthcare Security Officer
Course Provider Cavan Institute
Alternative Provider(s) Cavan & Monaghan ETB
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Course Code 5M2110
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
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Attendance Options Full time, Daytime
Location (Districts) Cavan Town
Course Content

Expand+About This Course
This specialised Healthcare Security Officer course is the first of its kind in the Republic of Ireland and it has been developed in conjunction with St. James' Hospital and SAR Security Solutions.

This course enables the studen...

FET Code 5M2110 - Security Studies.
Duration 1 year full-time.
Comment Certification: QQI Level 5 Certificate in Security Studies - 5M2110.
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...

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Course Fee €870. Please refer to the Institute's website for a breakdown of the course fee (see "Link to Course Fee" above).
Financial Support

Expand+Cavan Institute is an approved college for Post-Leaving Certificate (PLC) maintenance grants. PLC maintenance grants are available to eligible students attending full-time courses in Cavan Institute.

This grant must be applied for, through Studen...

Application Date How do I Apply?
On-line applications for the 2021/22 academic year are Open (via link below).

A valid email address must be used as correspondence may be made via email.

Your PPS Number is also required as part of the application process.
Application Weblink Web Page - Click Here
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Course commences in September 2021.
Subjects Taught Guarding Skills
Infection Prevention and Control
Safety and Health at Work
Work Experience
Retail Security
Care Skills
Legal Practice and Procedure
Security Industry Procedures
Elder Abuse
Patient Moving and Handling
Conflict Resolution
Communications
Occupational First Aid
Entry Requirements 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.
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Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Career Opportunities
Graduates of this Healthcare Security Officer course will gain the necessary skills and knowledge to be eligible to apply for work in a specialised custodial or healthcare setting but they will also have necessary core skills to...

Further Enquiries Cavan Institute,
Cathedral Road,
Cavan,
Co. Cavan.
H12 E426
email: admin@cavaninstitute.ie
Tel: +353 49 4332633
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