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Care Support 5N0758 | 9th Jan – 4th Feb 2023

Course Name QQI Level 5 Care Support
Course Code 5N0758
Duration 34 Hours (evenings)
Location Online
Module Status Mandatory
Accreditation QQI Level 5

RSG has implemented suitable appropriate control measures placed to mitigate the risk of COVID-19 infection:

  • Social distancing 2 metre (6 feet) space between you and other people
  • Provision of PPE
  • Provision of Hand Sanitiser
  • Provision of face masks


Date Day Time Location Hours
9th Jan Monday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online Zoom 4
11th Jan Wednesday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online Zoom 4
16th Jan Monday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online Zoom 4
18th Jan Wednesday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online Zoom 4
23rd Jan Monday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online Zoom 4
25th Jan Wednesday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online Zoom 4
30th Jan Monday 6.00pm-10.00pm Online Zoom 4
4th Feb Saturday 10.00am-4.00pm In-House Skills Demo 6
Further 6 hours for Learner Support & Reviews 34 hrs


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Course Aim
The course is designed is to ensure that learners acquire the skills and competence to work effectively in a care setting. It aims to promote good practice and respect for diversity in lifestyle, religion and culture in care work.

Course Content

  • Roles, responsibilities and entitlements of a care worker
  • Role of a care worker within the multidisciplinary healthcare team
  • Planning and providing enhanced quality care
  • Meeting the needs of the individual client
  • Personal planning and growth

Entry Level

  • QQI Level 4 Certificate or equivalent qualification and /or relevant life and work experience
  • Competent in spoken and written English

Progression Route
Learners who complete this module can progress towards the full QQI Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support 5M4339

Learners who wish to achieve this QQI Level 5 Module or Component Certificate are required to:

  • Keep a personal daily record during the programme (70%)
  • Report on a practical activity carried out in the workplace (30%)

Course Delivery

  • Directed Learning in a face-to-face setting
  • Directed learning via Virtual Classroom on online Zoom Platform
  • Group Discussions/Interactions/Breakout Rooms
  • Work Experience/Simulated Work environment
  • Tutorials/One on one supported learning
  • Role Play
  • Self-Directed Learning
  • Problem-Based Learning

All training is delivered in a people-centered, friendly, and enjoyable learning environment to ensure each learner is given every opportunity to acquire the necessary knowledge, skills, and competence to excel in a caring role.  Training is delivered by expert dedicated tutors with a background and in-depth knowledge and experience of the healthcare sector.