Health Service Skills

Title Health Service Skills
Code 5M3782
Level 5
Type Major
Domain 6. Education, Health and Welfare > 2. Health/ Welfare > 7. Health Care Support
Credit Value 120
Activation Date 23-04-2012
Publication Date 23-04-2012
Review Date 23-04-2016
Deactivation Date  
Status Active
Certificate Specification Health Service Skills
Validation Information Validation
Certificate Supplements English   

Certification Requirements:

This award was developed through the Common Award System. Any providers who wish to offer this award must have their programme validated by FETAC before it can be delivered to learners. The provider should check the certificate specification for this award (see above) and its associated minor awards for validation requirements.
The total credit value required for this certificate is 120. This will be achieved by completing:
Code Title Level Credit Value
All of the following component(s)
5N0758 Care Support 5 15
5N3734 Infection Prevention and Control 5 15
A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)
5N0690 Communications 5 15
5N0972 Customer Service 5 15
5N1390 Personal Effectiveness 5 15
5N1367 Teamworking 5 15
A minimum credit value of 15 from the following component(s)
5N1356 Work Experience 5 15
5N1433 Work Practice 5 15
A minimum credit value of 45 from the following component(s)
5N3707 Activities of Living Patient Care 5 15
5N6246 Care and Management of Flexible Endoscopes 5 15
5N1794 Safety and Health at Work 5 15
5N4890 Emergency Department Care Skills 5 15
5N3752 Stock Control and Material Systems 5 15
5N0749 Anatomy and Physiology 5 15
5N2706 Care of the Older Person 5 15
5N2770 Care Skills 5 15
5N1765 Child Health and Well Being 5 15
5N3737 Caring for Children in Hospital 5 15
5N1764 Child Development 5 15
5N3735 Cleaning and Decontamination Practice 5 15
5N3733 Diagnostic Imaging 5 15
5N3736 Dietetics 5 15
5N3747 Donation Venepuncture 5 15
5N3739 Donor Screening 5 15
5N3738 Family Support Skills 5 15
5N2749 Food Hygiene 5 15
5N1909 Food Preparation 5 15
5N3740 Haemodialysis Care Support 5 15
5N3741 Health Related Cleaning Skills 5 15
5N1279 Human Growth and Development 5 15
5N1652 Intellectual Disability Studies 5 15
5N2751 Laboratory Skills 5 15
5N3746 Maternity Care Support 5 15
5N2006 Nutrition 5 15
5N1207 Occupational First Aid 5 5
5N3765 Occupational Therapy Assistant Practice 5 15
5N3766 Occupational Therapy Assistant Theory 5 15
5N3767 Operating Department Care Skills 5 15
5N3769 Palliative Care Support 5 15
5N3777 Peer Mentoring 5 15
5N1728 Person Centred Focus to Disability 5 15
5N3770 Physiotherapy Assistant Practice 5 15
5N3771 Physiotherapy Assistant Theory 5 15
5N3779 Safe Practice in Diagnostic Imaging Skills 5 15
5N3773 Recovery in Mental Health 5 15
5N3775 Rehabilitation Support 5 15
5N3780 Speech and Language Therapy Practice 5 15
5N3781 Speech and Language Therapy Theory 5 15
5N3778 Sterilisation and High Level Disinfection 5 15
5N3772 Understanding Mental Health 5 15
5N3751 Workplace Statutory Policies and Procedures 5 15
5N3745 Laundry Skills 5 15
5N1389 Information and Administration 5 15
The remaining credit value of 15 can be obtained by using relevant component(s) from level 5. A maximum of 15 credits may be used from either level 4 or level 6.