Private HomeCare Short Courses

Short Course Overview

At Private HomeCare, we offer a wide range of trainings and courses that include QQI certification and relevant short courses to help you along with you care career. Some of these trainings are mandatory to working in Private HomeCare. To see which short courses we offer, read more below. 

To see our full list of QQI courses, visit our Carer Training page.

Course Location

Our training takes place in the Lucan Centre, Lucan, Dublin. This is accessible by frequent public transport buses. Full details will be provided upon booking.

About The Trainer

All of our training is delivered by our inhouse certified trainer, Anna Lloyd. Anna has extensive experience within the care industry as well as being a professional trainer. Anna's style is friendly, interactive and very supportive.

Courses

We offer a number of short courses including:


Children’s First Training

Children’s First training is mandatory for all carers of Private HomeCare. 

Free Online Course

This is a free online course, offered by the Health Service Executive (HSE) and takes only one hour to self-complete.

Half Day In-Class Course

For those who prefer to learn in a classroom setting, we provide a half-day day course which costs €30 euros per person. Training starts at 09.30 and finishes at 13.00. All training materials will be provided.

Course Dates

Choose one of these dates :

  • Thursday 28th February 2019
  • Tuesday 14th May 2019
  • Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Check back for more dates which will be added when confirmed.

Duration

Half-day

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To reserve your place, please contact our training team.

 


Dementia Care Training

This is an introduction to dementia course.

Half Day In-Class Course

This half-day day course costs €40 per person. Training starts at 09.30 and finishes at 13.30. All training materials will be provided.

Course Dates

  • Tuesday 21st May 2019

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Duration

Half-day

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To reserve your place, please contact our training team.

 


Introduction to Caring

This 2 and a half hour course is an introduction to caring for those new to the caring profession and also for those who care for family members.

Cost is €30 per person (or free for Private HomeCare carers). This course is open to the public.

Course Dates

  • Thursday 28th February 2019 

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Duration

2 and a half hours (13.45 -16.00)

Book Now

To reserve your place, please contact our training team.