Community Care (Level 5)

Description

This course offers a full award in Community Care over two years. After the first year, students will receive a certificate of modules covered. The course is suited to those intending to become involved in Community, Voluntary and Care organisations.

Duration:

Two years part-time (mornings) for the full award.

Students will receive a QQI component certificate at the end of the first year.

Modules:

2019-2020

  • Care Provision and Practice (5N2705)
  • Social Studies (5N1370)
  • Work Experience (5N1356)
  • Nutrition (5N2006)
  • Special Needs Assisting (5N1786)

Certification:

NFQ Level 6 award made by QQI 5M2786 Community Care.

Career Options:

The course is suited to those intending to become involved in Community, Voluntary and Care organisations.

Please contact guidancecounselling@greenhillscollege.ie with any queries.

Entry Requirements:

  • Leaving Certificate, Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme, Leaving Certificate Vocational Programme, QQI Level 4 or equivalent.
  • Work/life experience is acceptable for mature students.
  • Students should be 16 years or over at the start of the course.