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Colaiste Mhuire Thurles

Health Care Support


Code:  5M4339
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Sample Careers...
If you are interested in this course, then some of these occupations may be of interest. These suggestions are related by Career Sector and Career Interests, and may be worth exploring.
Charity Officer   Equality Officer  
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Teacher - Nursery/Playgroup    Funeral Director  
Medical Secretary   Hair & Scalp specialist  
Audiologist   Orthoptist  
Neurologist   Psychiatrist  
Naturopath   Immunologist  
Optometrist   Doctor / GP  
Herbalist   Podiatrist/Chiropodist  
Ophthalmologist   Obstetrician / Gynaecologist  
Radiographer - Diagnostic   Lactation Consultant  
Physical Therapist   Nurse Tutor  
Respiratory Technician   Vision Rehabilitation Therapists  
Prosthetist / Orthotist   Nurse - Children's  
Spinologist   Nurse - Public Health  
Nurse Prescriber   Occupational Hygienist  
Health Educator/Promotion Officer   Aromatherapist  
Paramedic / Emergency Medical Technician   Physiotherapist  
Nurse - Intellectual Disability   Nurse - General  
Acupuncturist   Nurse - Psychiatric / Mental Health Care  
Speech & Language Therapist   Theatre / Perioperative Nurse  
Dental Nurse/Surgery Assistant   Dental Hygienist  
Nurse - Midwife   Chiropractor  
Nurse - Advanced Nurse Practitioner   Psychologist - Sports  
Garda   Probation Officer  
Psychologist - Clinical   Music Therapist  
Counsellor   Social Care Worker / Practitioner  
Careers Adviser   Community Development Worker  
Guidance Counsellor - Adult Education   Social Worker  
Psychotherapist   Clergy / Religious Ministers  
Aid worker / humanitarian worker   Occupational Therapist  
Community Education Officer    

Related Career Sectors...
This course prepares people for careers typically found in the sectors below. You can explore information relating to these sectors by clicking on the titles below.
Social & Caring
Medical & Healthcare
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Progression Routes

(Higher Education Links Scheme)

This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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5M4339