Course: Care of the Older Person - QQI Level 5
Category: Healthcare and Childcare
Approx. Start Date: Tuesday 12 February
(Applicants will receive confirmation of actual start date by letter and text)

This module is designed to equip learners with the knowledge and skills to provide care for older people in a variety of settings. 

Module Content 
- Good Work Practices in the Provision of Individualised Holistic Care for Older People 
- The Concept of the Ageing Process 
- Meeting the Full Range of Needs of Older People in a Variety of Settings 
- Enhancing the Quality of Life of the Older Person 
- Patient Moving and Manual Handling

This award is accepted as part of the QQI major awards in Healthcare Support, Health Service Skills, Nursing Studies and Community Health Services all at level 5 on the National Framework of Qualifications. 
Tutor: TBA
Fee: €250
Duration: 10 weeks
Start Date: 2019-02-12
Start/End Time: 7.00pm - 10.00pm
Day: Tuesday evenings