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Part-Time - Healthcare Support - QQI Level 5

Launch your healthcare career with our part-time Healthcare Support course. Acquire the skills to make a difference in people's lives!

Part-Time - Healthcare Support - QQI Level 5

Course Information

This programme enables learners to acquire the knowledge, skills, and competencies to work effectively in a variety of healthcare settings. This course includes a workplace module therefore Garda vetting and Covid Vaccination may be required by the workplace. Graduates may seek employment in a variety of residential and non-residential healthcare settings, as personal carers and in hospitals. Others may choose to progress to higher education.


Any of the following:
- Have less than upper-second-level education
- In receipt of a jobseeker’s payment or means-tested social welfare payment
- In receipt of a Family Income Supplement
- Have a medical card
- People signing for credits
- Dependents of social welfare recipients

Entry Requirements

All applicants are assessed as to their suitability for study at QQI level 5. Applicants who pass the assessment are interviewed.


On completion of the programme, successful learners will achieve QQI Level 5 Certification in Healthcare Support, leading to individual components or a full award.

Course Schedule

Part-time course with classes during the morning and afternoon.


This course takes place in the Adult Education Centre, Blanchardstown Village.

How to Apply

Apply in person at the Adult Education Centre Main Street, Blanchardstown Village, Dublin 15, D15T3KT

Or at the link below:

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