Course Description

Certificate in Nursing Health Assessment and Interventions for Persons with an Intellectual Disability

The aim of the programme is to further develop nurses evidence-based practice for the challenges of the assessment, management and care provision of the health needs of persons with an intellectual disability. This programme will allow students to critically examine the assessment and the contemporary management of prevalent health conditions within the context of their own practice. Thus, they can provide timely, optimal, collaborative and compassionate care to enhance the persons outcomes and improve their quality of life.

CollegeDundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT)
Course LocationLouth
Course CategoryHealthcare, Medicine & Healthcare
Course QualificationLevel 1 Certificate
Course Start Date1st January 1970
Course Duration1 Semester (14 weeks)
Entry RequirementsBe a registered Nurse with NMBI or equivalent, Be currently employed in Intellectual Disability services, All applicants will normally hold a relevant level 8 qualification (or equivalent).
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Dundalk Institute of Technology (DkIT)
Dublin Road
Dundalk, Louth
Republic of Ireland
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