Who should complete this course?
Learners who wish to gain a FETAC credit in Care Skills at Level 5.
Learners who successfully complete this course will:
This distance learning, FETAC accredited course means that Students can study flexibly at home, or at any convenient place and time, and can gain a nationally accredited Qualification.
Students receive a comprehensive Course Manual, Assignments, Efficient Studyguide, and unlimited one-to-one Tutor Support for the course duration. The course documentation for this FETAC certified course is detailed and easy to read. If students require extra time to complete the course they can apply for an extension.
Assignments may be emailed or posted to the College whichever is more convenient.
Topics covered include:
Entry Requirements / Prerequisites:
Skills Demonstration 60% Assignments (2) 40%
In one or more skills demonstrations, candidates will be assessed in a broad range of practical skills. Candidates will be assessed completing a minimum of three practical tasks, with reference to the following elements:
To demonstrate these skills learners, if not working in this area, will need to have access to independent verifiable working experience of not less than 40 hours.
This QQI Care Skills 5N2770 course is completed through Distance Learning Course and there are no lectures to attend.
Students can complete this course within 3 months which is ample time and can start it at any time of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.