Child Health and Wellbeing: QQI Level 5

Youth by Randy Galang @Flickr
Youth by Randy Galang @Flickr
Now enrolling for Tuesdays (running subject to numbers before the deadline).

Online, 18:30-21:30, from Tuesday 26 January for 10 weeks. €165* (€123 conc.)

The purpose of this award is to equip the learner with the knowledge, skill and competence to provide for the health and well-being of children and maintain healthy, hygienic and safe practices and environments in a range of early childhood care and education settings.

Course Requirements

Course Costs

Course costs already include QQI certification.


Online Classes

Now enrolling for Online classes.

Location:
Study online with live video-conferencing on Google Meet, email tutor support, free Google Docs and Microsoft Office Online, and your study notes and course materials online on Moodle. How do online classes work?.

Nights: Tuesday
Times: 18:30 to 21:30
Duration: 10 Weeks
Starting: Tuesday, 26 January 2021

Price: €175.00, *€165.00 with online discount, €122.50 for Social Welfare, €122.50 for Old Age Pension recipients, €105.00 for current and just graduated Mallow College day students. (Course costs already include QQI certification.)

Information Night: Registration Facebook Event.
Enrolment: Running subject to enrollment numbers: Enrol online here before Tuesday, 05 January 2021.

Award

QQI 5N1765 Child Health and Well Being, Level 5 (part of 5M2009)

Learning Outcomes

  • Outline the requirements necessary to provide for the health and well-being of children in an early childhood care and education setting as informed by national guidelines to include child protection.
  • Describe the factors that contribute to the overall well-being of children.
  • Outline the various nutritional needs of babies and young children.
  • Identify requirements for the promotion of healthy and safe indoor and outdoor environments for children.
  • Describe a range of common childhood illnesses.
  • Perform appropriate personal care routines for babies and young children including the care of the child when unwell.
  • Implement appropriate policies and procedures to include record keeping as required by legislation and good practice guidelines.
  • Utilize a range of practice skills that support and promote the health and well-being of children
  • Apply knowledge of child development to support children to form secure and positive relationships with adults and children in the early childhood care and education setting.
  • Official QQI specifications and assessment breakdown: QQI 5N1765 Child Health and Well Being, Level 5

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