QQI Work Experience - 5N1356

Course Outline

QQ Work Experience is a 4 day module which is available only for Private HomeCare carers.  If you are interested in working with us, please visit our recruitment page. Once approved by us to become a carer, you can join any of our courses immediately!

  • Day 1 of 4: The Organisation
  • Day 2 of 4: Policies and Procedures
  • Day 3 of 4: Understanding Health and Safety
  • Day 4 of 4: Review Personal Performance

Qualification Details

  • QQI Course Code : 5N1356
  • NFQ Level 5
  • Award Class Minor

Course Dates and Cost

Dates to be confirmed. Please contact us for more information.

Cost is €195 per person for the entire course, including all materials.

Learning Outcomes

Learners will examine their potential to obtain employment through the development of a series of documents required for a work setting to include:

  • A letter of application
  • CV
  • Skills audit
  • An action plan to ensure employability.

The learner will complete a period of work placement where their competency in a range of skills will be examined. This will include their interaction with others, while working in line with current legislation and regulations, and promoting a safe environment.

The learner will then complete a reflection on the experience gained and areas for improvement identified as well as potential areas for transfer and progression to other areas or specialist roles.

Course Duration

4 days spread across a number of weeks.

Book Now

To reserve your place, please contact our training team.


All of 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.


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.

Related QQI Courses

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