Letterkenny Campus

Certificate (Level 8)

Emergency Nursing

1 Year  /    Level 8  /    Part-time

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Emergency department nursing is a specialty where nurses need to be competent in caring for patients that present suddenly and acutely unwell. There is a need to develop additional clinical expertise among emergency nurses. This 6 month course aims to provide essential education and clinical skills required by nurses in line with best evidence based practice.

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Certain semesters of this course are taken in common with other courses.

PROPOSED MODULES MANDATORY/ELECTIVE CREDITS
Emergency Medicine Foundation Mandatory 1
Clinical Placement Emergency Medicine Nursing Mandatory 1

Professional Recognition

The Certificate in Emergency Nursing is a Level 8 Special Purpose Award. It is worth 20 ECTS.

Further Information

Department Administration: +353 (0)74 9186310 / +353(0)74 9186308 / +353(0)74 9186303

Head of Department Dr Louise McBride
Email: Louise.mcbride@lyit.ie
Telephone: +353 (0)74 9186308

School and Department
Faculty of Science & Health
Department of Nursing & Health Care