Nursing Studies / Healthcare Support

This one year course leads to a qualification in one of the above awards at QQI Level 5. Students choose their area of interest and choose module combinations that lead to their chosen award in either Nursing Studies or Community Care or Healthcare Support. Modules involve practical demonstrations in Nursing Theory and Practice with a qualified Nursing tutor. These courses are a recognised stepping stone to advance onto Nursing and Applied Social Studies in Universities/Institutes of Technology. All applications will be subject to Garda Vetting. The modules delivered in this course are as follows:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Safety & Health at Work
  • Nursing Theory & Practice
  • Care Skills
  • Human growth & Development
  • Work Experience
  • Communications
  • Word Processing
  • Nutrition
  • Care of the Older Person
  • Care Support

Certificates in First Aid Responder (FAR) and Patient Moving also form part of the Award.

For further information, please contact:
Ms. Sinéad Caffrey Blaine
PLC Co-ordinator
Moyne College