Child Health & Well Being

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Live Online, 18:30-21:30, from Wednesday 02 February for 10 weeks. €165* (€123 conc.)

Child Health and Well Being QQI Level 5 Certificate 5N1765

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.


Online Classes

EnrolmentNow enrolling for Online classes.
NightsWednesday
Times18:30 to 21:30
Duration10 Weeks
StartingWednesday, 02 February 2022
TutorSue Anne Falsey
LocationOnline
Live video-conferencing on Google Meet, email tutor support, free Google Docs and Microsoft Office Online, study notes and course materials online on Moodle.
How do online classes work?
Price€175.00
*€165.00 with online discount, €122.50 for Social Welfare/PUP, €122.50 for Old Age Pension recipients, €105.00 for current and just graduated Mallow campus day students, FREE on the Training Support Grant.
DeadlineEnrol online here before Wednesday, 19 January 2022.

Award

QQI 5N1765 Child Health and Well Being, Level 5 (part of 5M4339, 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

Course Requirements

  • Please note that this is the last semester in which we will be offering these courses online. In January 2022 we return to the classroom only.
  • This award is being deactivated and only learners who complete by June 2023 will be certified under the new award. It is only available to learners who have already started one or more of the 5M2009 award modules.
  • Learners aged 18 and over.
  • A pass Leaving Certificate or equivalent standard.
  • Or relevant work and life experience for mature students.
  • Talk to us if you have any questions.
  • Find out more about the type of people who take our courses.

Course Costs

Course costs already include QQI certification.

Grant Funding

Courses can be free for Social Welfare or PUP recipients with the Training Support Grant (up to €1,000 per year).

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