Level 5 – Care of the Older Person (5N2706)

Commencing 7th February 2024 (6pm-9pm)

Awarded by QQI Level 5


07/02/24Launch of Assessment Material & Administration
14/02/24End of Life Care
21/02/24The Ageing Process

Role of HIQA, HSE, Primary Care Providers

28/02/24Biological & Social Ageing Demography
06/03/24Dementia Types & Approaches

Responsive Behaviour Approaches

13/03/24Continence Issues Management in Home or Institutions)
20/03/24Psychology of Ageing & Effects of Retirement
27/03/24Skills Demonstration (Blindfold & Assisted Feeding Exercise)
03/10/24Common Conditions Workshop – Diabetes, Cardiovascular, Stroke, Falls
10/04/24Do Not Resuscitate – CPR Issues Quality of Life (QOL)

Summary and Outstanding Issues

Final Submission of Assignments



Care of the Older Person (5N2706)

  • The Ageing Process
  • Needs of the Older Person
  • Principals of Person Centred Care
  • Communication
  • Challenging Behaviour
  • Pressure Area Care / Continence Care
  • Nutritional Needs
  • Elder Abuse / Safety

All participants on this course must have fluent spoken and written English

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Cost: €295.00

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