Course Description

Our Health Care programme is an introduction to the areas of Child Care, Health and Fitness and modules that will equip each learner to again experience of interest to them.

Course Certification

This programme leads to a QQI Level 3 major award in Employability Skills and progressing onto QQI Level 4 in Pathways to Employment.


Level 3 Employability skills

Caring for Children

Health and Fitness

Career preparation

Level 4 Pathways to Employment

Child Development and Play

Child Care and Safety

Health Related Fitness

Work experience 

Support modules delivered in other areas to achieve major accreditation:

Level 3 Employability skills

Word processing

Computer Literacy


Junior Cert English and Maths 

Level 4 Pathways to Employment

Information Technology


Computer Applications

Leaving Cert English and Maths 


Our health care programme will allow those completing the programme to progress onto level 5 QQI in education in an area which they choose.