Interested in learning about Gerontology and gain the skill that makes a difference to the quality of care for older people in the healthcare system. The rapid growth of the aging population will create demand for skilled professionals and new career opportunities in this field.
A Gerontology Qualification that provides the skills, knowledge and a clear, informed view on the appropriate structures, roles, responsibilities and supporting process required in gerontology.
Dorset College is accredited by QQI Quality and Qualifications Ireland so you can feel confident that this Award will provide the recognition you need to progress in your chosen field.
Maximize your career potential as you grow in confidence gaining the skills and knowledge in gerontology that will enable you to provide professional support in your role and progress academically.
Learn from a team of highly qualified and experienced Nurse Teachers who will provide the skills and knowledge required to deal with elderly clients professionally and take on leadership roles in the aging population.
Enrich your learning experience in a diverse learning environment. A friendly welcoming student-centered learning environment with teachers who support, mentor and guide you through the skills, knowledge, and understanding of this important area.
There are no specific entry criteria for this programme.
Please call us or visit the college and speak to a course coordinator who would be happy to explain the details of the course and how it can benefit you and your career.
Start Date: 26/04/19
End Date: 31/05/19
Duration: 6 Weeks
Time: 09.30 to 17.30