Course Description

Nursing Studies - Listowel Campus

Develop the theoretical and practical skills for nursing with this Nursing Studies course at Kerry College.


• Anatomy and Physiology (5N0749)
• Care Skills (5N2770)
• Communications (5N0690)
• Human Growth & Development (5N1279)
• Infection Prevention & Control (5N3734)
• Nursing Theory & Practice (5N4325)
• Palliative Care Support (5N3769)
• Work Experience (5N1356)


CollegeKerry College of Further Education & Training
Course LocationListowel, Kerry
Course CategoryNursing, Healthcare & Medicine
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationLevel 5 Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsQQI Level 5 Major Award Certificate in Nursing Studies (5M4349)
Course Start Date9th September 2024
Course End Date30th May 2025
Course Duration38 weeks
Course Fee0
Entry RequirementsMinimum • Applicants must be 16+ years of age on entry to the course. • Leaving Cert, LCVP, LCA or QQI Level 4 Major Award. • Mature applicant route available for applicants aged 23+. • Competent written and spoken English (CEFR B1 or Higher). • Non-EU/EEA applicants must have permission to work in Ireland. Additional • Must have a motivation to learn, an interest in the subject and the ability to acquire the knowledge, skills and competencies set out in the course. • Garda vetting is a requirement for this programme and participation is subject to a satisfactory outcome of the Garda vetting process.
Carear PathThis course provides learners with the theoretical and practical skills necessary to pursue a nursing, midwifery or a caring career. On successful completion, learners will have the skills, knowledge and competence to work under supervision in a variety of healthcare settings. Learners may also progress to a variety of nursing related degrees at Universities and Institutes of Technology nationally and in the U.K.
Course Code412012
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