The Adult Education Service South East (Dublin) are offering QQI level 5 Modules that lead towards a QQI Major Award in Healthcare Support 5M4339.

You can study individual modules such as Care Skills and Care of the Older Person, OR you can study towards the Major Award in Healthcare Support.

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 which combine onsite and online.

Core Modules Include:

QQI Level 5 Care Support 5N0758

QQI Level 5 Care Skills 5N2770

QQI Level 5 Safety and Health at Work 5N1794

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 modules:


Work Experience (ONLINE) Online Only
60 Hours work placement required
Monday 1pm-4pm
Care Skills Dundrum Tuesday 9:30 – 12:30
Human Growth & Development


Some classes onsite in Dundrum
Wednesday 1pm – 4pm
Infection Prevention & Control Dundrum Thursday 9:30-12:30
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
Care of The Older Person  Loughlinstown Thursday 9:30-12:30


If you would like further information or to register, please contact:

Phone:  01-2989283


You can also apply online by clicking on the course title shown above.