Care Skills

Total price is €295

  • or easy pay instalments available

Care Skills Course Online

Course Objectives

  • Recognise the personal care needs of clients
  • Respond effectively to client’s needs
  • Acquire practical skills in the area of client personal care
  • Maintain a safe, healthy and hygienic environments for clients

Assessment Structure

  • Skills Demonstration (60%)
  • Assignments (x2) (40%)

Entry Requirements

National Vocational Certificate Level 4 Or Leaving Certificate or equivalent qualifications and/or relevant life and work experiences

Course Syllabus

  • The varying needs of a group of clients
  • Client safety and security procedures
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • Facilitating client independence and dignity
  • Procedures for using, cleaning and replacing sensory equipment
  • Appropriate bathing procedures
  • Moving and handling techniques
  • Assisting clients with daily activities e.g. eating, drinking etc
  • Maintaining a hygienic care environment
  • Completing client documentation