Care of the Older Person (QQI Level 5) Would you like to work as a Carer or a Healthcare Assistant? This FREE course is part of the Healthcare Opportunities for Women programme and is open to women who are not working or in receipt of a job seeker's payment in their own name. A qualification in Healthcare (QQI, Level 5) can open the door to new employment opportunities, across a range of care environments, from acute hospital settings to residential and home care. What's involved? Learners who successfully complete this module will develop a better understanding of: The aging process; Working with the older person; Caring for the older person with specific needs; Care settings. *Note, there is a work experience element that will take place outside the classroom hours. Garda Vetting will apply. While it is the learner's own responsibility to gain work experience support will be given. When & Where? This training is part-time delivered in-person over two half days and runs during school hours at the Kilmallock FET Centre. Commencing on Tuesday 31st of May (every Tuesday & Thursday), and it completes the 30th of June. Learning Supports Provided! Women who join the programme will be supported intensively with one to one supports, group support and support to gain employment. Learners who complete this module can progress towards a full QQI level 5 Award and gain employment in Healthcare. You can register via the below link: Register For further information contact Nichola Grufferty on [email protected] or 086-1708722. Find Out More: Read all about the Healthcare Opportunities for Women Programme by following the link below: HCOW Programme Related Events: If you are interested in the above, you may also be interested in the following: Palliative Care Support (QQI Level 5) Intellectual Disability Studies (QQI Level 5) Infection Prevention & Control (QQI Level 5) **Note, there is a work experience element that will take place outside the classroom hours. Garda Vetting will apply. While it is the learner's own responsibility to gain work experience support will be given** Booking for this event has now closed.