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Tacaíocht Cúram Sláinte

Course Code(s):  5M4339
QQI Award Code:  5M4339 Healthcare Support
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Course overview

Course Code 5M4339
QQI Award Code 5M4339 Healthcare Support
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

What will you Study?

Cúram Tacaíochta 5N0758
Sláinte agus Sabháilteacht ag an Obair 5N1794
Scíleanna Cúram 5N2270
Cumarsáid 5N0690
Taithí Oibre 5N1356
Cúram Tacaíocht Maolaitheach 5N0758
Gníomhachtaí maireachtála i gcúram Othar
Cúram do Dhaoine Aosach 5N2706
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Progression to CAO Courses

Higher Education Links Scheme (HELS)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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CAO with Any QQI Major Award

To view additional CAO courses which this specific course may lead to, click on one of the Award Codes below:

Old FETAC Code New QQI Code
DHSXX 5M4339

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Applied Social Studies Galway Technical Institute 
Childcare Our Lady's College Galway 
Childcare with Special Needs Clarin College Athenry 
Childcare / Classroom Assistant St. Cuan's College 
Healthcare Support Clarin College Athenry 
Early Childhood Care & Education Colaiste an Chregain 
Childcare - Supervision with Special Needs Clarin College Athenry 
Healthcare Support St. Cuan's College 
Early Childhood Care & Education - Advanced Galway Community College 
Early Childhood Care & Education with Special Needs Galway Community College 
Healthcare Support Colaiste an Chregain 
Health Services Skills Galway Technical Institute 
General Studies & Arts - Third Level Access Programme Galway Technical Institute 
Body Therapies with Diet & Nutrition Galway Technical Institute 

Sample Careers

If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Charity Officer   Equality Officer  
Community Welfare Officer   Psychologist - Educational  
Teacher - Languages   Exercise and Health Instructor  
IT Trainer   Lecturer - Third Level   
Teacher - Physical Education   Teacher - Post Primary  
Art Therapist   Guidance Counsellor - Post Primary  
Teacher - Primary School   Teacher - Nursery/Playgroup   
Teacher - Agricultural Science   Lecturer / Teacher- Further Education  
Classroom Assistant   Teacher - English as a Foreign Language  
Staff Trainer   Teacher - Learning Support / Resource  
Montessori Teacher   Funeral Director  
Naturopath   Aromatherapist  
Vision Rehabilitation Therapists   Health Educator/Promotion Officer  
Nurse - Intellectual Disability   Nurse - Psychiatric / Mental Health Care  
Nurse - General   Paramedic / Emergency Medical Technician  
Speech & Language Therapist   Acupuncturist  
Psychologist - Sports   Probation Officer  
Garda   Psychologist - Clinical  
Counsellor   Music Therapist  
Occupational Therapist   Social Care Worker / Practitioner  
Aid Worker - humanitarian   Clergy / Religious Ministers  
Psychotherapist   Social Worker  
Community Development Worker   Guidance Counsellor - Adult Education  
Careers Adviser   Community Education Officer  

Related Career Sectors

This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Social & Caring
Education
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National Statistics for this Award (All Ireland)

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