Community Care Award 5M2786

The Adult Education Service South East (Dublin) are offering QQI level 5 Modules onsite and online that lead towards a QQI Major Award in Community Care.  This award can be used for gaining experience and employment in Social Care Work, for example in disability services or care of the older person.  It is also suitable for Special Needs Assisting.

All our classes are designed for adult learners, they are part-time and flexible.  Classes are held onsite in the Adult Education Services in Dundrum or Loughlinstown.  We also have some online courses and some blended courses courses (onsite and online)

All Community Care core modules have a focus on working with people in a care role.

Core Modules Include:

QQI Level 5 Care Provision and Practice 5N2705

QQI Level 5 Safety and Health at Work 5N1794

QQI Level 5 Human Growth and Development 5N1279

QQI Level 5  Communications 5N0690

QQI Level 5 Work Experience 5N1356

A wide range of optional modules can also be chosen to complement these core modules and lead to a Major Award

Eligibility: Learners must be on a social welfare payment and / or have a medical card and /or have left school before completing a leaving certificate and aged 18-65 years.  If you don’t meet these criteria, please contact us to discuss your options.

Term: September – December 2022

This term we are offering the following Community Care modules. (Click on course titles for more information and/or to register for a place)

Work Experience (ONLINE) Online Only
60 Hours work placement required
Monday 1pm-4pm
Care Skills Dundrum Tuesday 9:30 – 12:30
Special Needs Assisting Dundrum Tuesday 9:30 – 12:30
Human Growth & Development
Some classes onsite in Dundrum
Wednesday 1pm – 4pm
Intellectual Disability Studies Dundrum Friday 9:30 – 12.30
Care Provision & Practice Loughlinstown Monday 9:30-12:30
Communications Loughlinstown Tuesday 9:30-12:30
Special Needs Assisting Loughlinstown Wednesday 9:30-12:30
Care of The Older Person Loughlinstown Thursday  9:30-12:30

If you would like further information or to register, you can either click on the course link or please contact us in one of the following ways: 

Phone:  01-2989283