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QQI Level 6 Health Services Supervisory Management Skills (6M4978)


This comprehensive QQI Level 6 course is specifically designed for those aspiring to supervisory roles in healthcare services. It equips students with the relevant knowledge, skills, and competencies needed for such positions.

Purpose & Benefits:

The course prepares students for supervisory management roles in healthcare. It focuses on cultivating effective and efficient management skills and lays a solid foundation for further education and training in the healthcare sector.

Course Details:

  • Award: QQI Level 6 Major Award in Health Services Supervisory Management Skills (6M4978)
  • Duration:  12 – 15 months, with Synchronised Learning (online via Zoom and classroom delivery).
  • Modules: Mandatory modules include:
    • Conflict Management (6N2775)
    • Supervisory Management (6N4329)
    • Communications (6N1950)
    • Work Experience (6N1946)
Electives offered:
    • Disability Awareness (6N1975)
    • Gerontology (6N3748)
    • Managing People (6N3945)
    • Safety Management (6N4329)

Admission Requirements:

  • Educational Prerequisites: Level 5 Certificate, or equivalent in a relevant subject area is required.
  • Garda Vetting: Mandatory for all healthcare placements. Applicants must undergo Garda Vetting, and international vetting may be necessary for those who have lived outside Ireland for 6 months or more.
  • English Language Proficiency: Applicants should demonstrate a proficiency level in the English language equivalent to CEFR B2+ to effectively engage with course materials, which are delivered in English.

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