Course Code SCH
NFQ Level 5
Duration 1 Year
QQI Code 5M4468
Award QQI Level 5 Certificate in Community Health Services
This course will provide you with an introduction to the area of social care which will enable you to achieve both the practical and academic skills necessary for further study and future employment.
Work experience is an integral part of the course. This takes place in early January, for a four-week period, in a range of caring situations, such as working with people with learning difficulties; people who experience mental health issues; people with a physical disability or working with disadvantaged youth.