Activities of Living Patient Care

Course No. 8096  

Sessions: 10,  Monday and some Tuesdays  7:00 pm. - 10:00 pm.  

Fee: €290

Level 5 Component Code 5N3707 - Certified by QQI          

  • Explore a range of work practices in the provision of individualised holistic care for clients to include knowledge of the factors influencing the activities of living.
  • Analyse the activities of living to include the five main concepts of the model of living and the role of a healthcare assistant in utilising the activities of living.
  • Practise skills involved in pressure area care, personal hygiene, foot care, patient temperature, mobilization and urinalysis.
  • Demonstrate competence in a range of care techniques to include observations, manual and electronic counting, recording and reporting of pulse rate, breathing habit and blood pressure.
  • Work independently and as part of a healthcare team to respond appropriately to the needs of a client in a care setting.

This is a component of the Major Award Healthcare Support Code 5M4339.

Starts Monday 24th September and runs every Monday and every second Tuesday.

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Adult Education Department
Scoil Mhuire Community School

Tel: 045 868255