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Project Description

Nursing Studies


If you would like to work in the Nursing sector, then our Nursing Studies course will provide a foundation to support your progression to a Nursing Degree course, both in Ireland and the UK.

Nursing Studies is designed to equip you with detailed knowledge and practical skills to pursue further study in the nursing roles. You can learn about this vital career area, and build on your potential to progress.

This course can support progression to higher education courses in a range of Nursing roles.

What Makes This Course Special

  • Pre-Higher Education Qualification
  • High-level Practical Skills Training
  • Detailed technical Knowledge
  • Expert teaching Team
  • Includes essential Additional Qualifications
  • Excellent Progression Routes

Course Content

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Care Provision & Practice
  • Care of the Older Person
  • Nursing Theory & Practice
  • Safety & Health at Work
  • Human Growth & Development
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Progress to further study and careers including:

Graduates are eligible to apply for academic progression routes in Nursing in Ireland and the UK. Graduates are also qualified to work as Health Care Assistants in a variety of health and community settings.

Entry Requirements

Standard entry requirements.

QQI Level 5 Nursing Studies
Pre-hospital Emergency Care Council (PHECC) First Aid Responder
Patient Lifting
Manual Handling

Standard registration and QQI L5 exam costs (see costs, fees and finance) and PHECC First Aid Responder €150 and Patient Lifting/Manual Handling €50

Garda Vetting
See the Garda Vetting details on the Entry Requirements Page

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