QQI Level 5 Healthcare Online

Course Information

    • Awarding Body
    • Quality and Qualifications Ireland
    • Start Date
    • Start as soon as you enrol, no set starting date
    • Duration
    • You will have 16 months to complete this online course
    • Award
    • QQI Level 5 Healthcare Online
    • Format
    • Online
    • Credit Value
    • 120
    • Course code
    • 5M4339


About the QQI Level 5 Healthcare Online Course

By studying healthcare support, individuals acquire the knowledge, skill, and competence to work under supervision and independently in providing support in a variety of Healthcare settings and or to progress to further and or higher education and training. Achieving your Level 5 Major Award in  Healthcare Support is crucial as it plays a fundamental role in maintaining and enhancing the overall well-being of clients in Healthcare. Healthcare Assistants are the backbone of the healthcare system, providing essential services that contribute to the delivery of quality patient care. Healthcare Assistants who hold a level 5 Major award or above can assist in various healthcare settings such as Hospitals, Nursing Homes, Home Care, Agencies, Day Services, Disability Services and Social Care services.

Government regulations have advised that healthcare assistants need to hold a minimum 2 modules and be working towards their major award within 2 years of employment.

Chevron College’s suite of online Healthcare modules will enable you to satisfy this requirement and avail of the employment opportunities that exist within the Healthcare sector.

You will be required to attend one 2-hour induction webinar with your tutor before beginning this course they are held Tuesdays at 3pm and Fridays at 12pm and one Live Session during your time on the course which will be facilitated by your tutor.

course modules

Mandatory modules

(All 5 of the below modules will need to be completed)

Care Skills

Safety & Health at Work

Work Experience


Care Support

Elective modules

(any 3 of the below modules will need to be completed)

Recovery in Mental Health

Infection Prevention & Control

Activities of Living Patient Care

Care of the Older Person


Social Studies

Course Details

How does distance learning work?
Tutor support
Work experience
Who should enrol?
Entry requirements
Career Opportunities
Progression to further study
Protection for learners

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Payment In Full:


Instalment Options:

Option 1:

Chevron Instalment plan 6 Payment of €199

Option 2:

Flexible instalment plans available from €98 per month over 12 months

How To Enrol

Enrolment & payment are completed over the phone, you can give us a call at 01 6855 300 (24/7) or you can request a call back at a time that suits you!