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Higher Certificate in Science Contamination Control and Asepsis for the Healthcare Sector

  • Course Code

    TA_SSTSR_C

  • Type of Qualification:

    Higher Certificate

  • Field of Study

    Biology and biochemistry,General Programmes,Life Sciences,Protection of persons and property

  • Type of Study:

    Full Time,Modular,Distance Education,Non IT Tallaght

  • Application Closing Date:

    Not Specified

About the Course

Higher Certificate in Science Contamination Control and Asepsis at IT Tallaght

This programme was developed after extensive consultation with the hospital and related sectors and is aimed primarily at sterile services practitioners. Its aim is to produce qualified and knowledgeable sterile service practitioners in a range of scientific, technological and quality activities in the hospital and related sectors. This programme will run over four college semesters (24 months) part-time. Candidates are required to take all modules on offer in each semester.

Named Award: Higher Certificate in Science - NFQ Level 6
Programme code: TA_SSTSR_C
Duration: 2 years
Timetable: Day release
Commences: September 2011

Career Opportunities

This programme is primarily designed to provide career-focused education and training for those working in the sterile services centres of hospitals. These individuals would be responsible for the day-to-day operation of sterile services within a busy hospital environment.

How To Apply

Application forms available to download here.

Forms are also available on request directly from the Institute by contacting the information desk, Department of Lifelong Learning. Tel: +353 1 404-2101 or by emailing lifelonglearning@ittdublin.ie

Please ensure to inlcude all relevant documentation and payment with your application form as incomplete applications will not be processed and will be returned to you.

Select here for further information on application and fee payment

Further Information

Please visit the Department of Applied Science Website

Programme Leader
John Behan BSc (Hons) MSc MBS (Hons)
Tel: + 353 1 404-2816 or email
john.behan@ittdublin.ie

More Information
Information Desk, Department of Lifelong
Learning. Tel: 01 404-2101
Email: lifelonglearning@ittdublin.ie

Fees

Academic Year 1 €3250 (Inclusive of ITT Dublin registration fee and examination fee).  If completing individual modules/ groups of modules the individual module fee is €350 plus the ITT Dublin registration fee of €30 and an examination fee of €15 per module examination (up to a maximum of €70 per academic year).

Academic Year 2 €3250 (Inclusive of ITT Dublin registration fee and examination fee).  If completing individual modules/ groups of modules the individual module fee is €350 plus the ITT Dublin registration fee of €30 and an examination fee of €15 per module examination (up to a maximum of €70 per academic year).

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