27 03, 2018

QQI Mandatory Health Care Modules & Level 6 Management Courses

QQI Level 5 New Mandatory Modules for Healthcare Major Award at Northridge House Care Support 10th April (5 Full Tuesdays - every fortnight) Safety & Health at Work 11th April (5 Full Wednesdays - every fortnight) Contact Claire 021.4636551 QQI Level 6 Management Courses coming soon in Cork at competitive prices Training Delivery & Evaluation and also HR Management 16th April - 5 full days over 8 Weeks Dates Coming for next modules - Team Leadership; Supervisory Management ; Training Needs Identification & Design : Further details from Claire 021.4536551

25 03, 2018

CPE Graduation at Northridge House

Northridge House Education and Research Centre hosted a Ceremony of Presenting CPE Certificates on Wednesday 21st March following its Annual Programme. Six students completed the programme and travelled widely from Dublin, Waterford, Kerry and Cork. In the unavoidable absence of the President of St Luke’s Charity, Dr Paul Colton (Bishop of Cork, Cloyne and Ross) the CEO of the Charity Mr. David O’Brien together with CEO of Cork University Hospital Mr. Tony McNamara presented the Certificates. Those in attendance included family members of the students, mentors from placement sites, lecturers and staff from St. Luke’s Home. Gratitude was expressed by [...]

13 03, 2018

Cork Lifelong Learning Festival

As part of the Cork Lifelong Learning Festival, St. Luke's Home & Northridge House are to hold two free courses on the 22nd March in Northridge House Education Centre. Event 1. Who Cares for the Carer? 10.30am - 11.30am Event 2. Introducing the Trishaw 12.00pm -1.00pm Both of these events are free and places are restricted to 20 persons max. For more information, or to book your place contact Claire at

10 03, 2018

New QQI Level 6 Management Training

Lots of new QQI Level 6 Management Courses beginning in 2018 Including Supervisory Management, Team Leadership, HR Management and Training Delivery & Evaluation. For more information on any of theses new courses or any of the other courses currently being held at Northridge House please contact Claire at or

10 03, 2018

Current Promotion

Be the 1500th person to like our Facebook page to receive a free place at Our Annual Conference on Thursday 12th April 2018 at the Raddisson Blu Hotel, Little Island. Tickets are priced at €100.

7 03, 2018

Photo’s taken during recent snow

Some photo's taken of Northridge House & St. Luke's Home during the recent snow. Photo's by:Paul Morrissey

27 02, 2018

Cork Theology Forum

In the Name of Love: Talking about Family A talk and discussion about where Christian understanding meets modern family life. Dr Daniel O'Connell lectures in education and spirituality at Mary Immaculate College Limerick and is married and dad to two children. All welcome! (No previous experience required.) Saturday 3rd March, 10.00-1.00 St Luke's Education Centre, Mahon €10 at door. Cork Theology Forum.

23 01, 2018

Chinese Nurses Visit Northridge House

Concluding the day for our Chinese visitors at Northridge House on 19th January - amazed at the fluency in English and enthusiasm for learning of the 24 nurses.

24 11, 2017

Professional Home Help Course Bantry

Photographs from the Professional Home Help Course, run for HSE, that finished last night in Bantry - a pleasure to be involved with these professionals who do such wonderful work in the community.

11 11, 2017

Modules for HCA’s in Spring 2018 at Northridge House Education Centre

QQI Level 5 Courses filling already for Spring 2018: Care of the Older Person ( 10 evenings commencing 16th Jan and finishing 20th March) and Care Skills ( 4 full days 7th & 21st Feb and 7th & 21st March) - please note placement requirements inc Gardai Vetting required for Care Skills modules - other modules being added in 2018. Prompt application advised - details from Claire 021.4536551