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Nursing Studies

Nursing Studies is a course run by CTI Senior College of Further Education, Tipperary. Nursing Studies gives a Course Qualification of Level 5 Certificate. For more information about Nursing Studies at CTI Senior College of Further Education, please review the details below.

This one year full time Further Education Nursing Studies course provides an insight into the caring profession. It equips students with a practical and theoretical introduction to nursing, and health related careers. It is also designed as a programme of preparatory study to enter a degree programme in Nursing Studies or Social Care Studies in Ireland, the UK or Scotland. It is suitable for both school-leavers and experienced mature persons seeking a formal qualification.

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Training ProviderCTI Senior College of Further Education
Course LocationClonmel, Tipperary
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Course Start Date13th September 2021
Course End Date29th April 2022
Course Duration8 Months
Course FeePOA
Entry RequirementsSuccessful completion of interview. Candidates must be in a position to obtain Garda Clearance Candidates must supply two written references (character, work or educational). Students must also obtain practical work experience in a HSE registered Care Facility during the second term. Students must source this work experience placement themselves.
Carear PathLearners who have successfully completed this award could expect to find employment in hospitals, nursing homes, or in the community. This award facilitates entry on a competitive basis through the CAO to a range of third level institutions nationwide leading to awards at a higher level on the National Framework of Qualifications. This award also enables learners application through UCAS to access a range of Nursing Degree programmes in UK universities. Visit the Nursing Board’s Career Centre for further information: If you complete our QQI Level 5 Nursing studies course with us in CTI you can progress to any of the following nursing courses in the University of Sunderland. BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing Practice (Level 8) BSc (Hons) Learning Disability Nursing Practice (Level 8) BSc (Hons) Mental Health Nursing Practice (Level 8) BSc (Hons) Children’s and Young People’s Nursing Practice (Level 8) Student who study this QQI Level 5 will gain entry into the first year of any of our three year nursing courses. Entry Requirements: QQI Level 5 Pre-Nursing – Minimum Pass profile overall. Maths – Minimum O4 or QQI Level 5 Maths – Pass Profile The University will be able to advise if don’t have either Maths. Additional benefits: The University of Sunderland will give you free accommodation on their campus for one year. This is on a first come first served basis. Guaranteed interview with the NHS. Two recruitment periods per year (April and September)
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Central Technical Institute, The Mall,, Clonmel, Tipperary, Ireland

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