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Earn While You Learn

Interested in a career in Care?

Earn While You Learn

Our Earn While You Learn programme is designed to help you gain qualifications while you are working.

Want to work in care but don't have a Qualification? You could be earning after just one week while obtaining your qualification with one of the most experienced, reputable training companies.

  • Train for the City & Guilds Diploma in Health & Social Care with just three classroom days, then complete the rest of the course online. 
  • Pass the two mandatory modules in the classroom and you are legally entitled work as a paid Carer.
  • You must complete the remaining units within one year. This can be done through Irish HomeCare online portal with your assessor helping you each step of the way.
  • When you graduate with your full diploma, it will be recognised as equivalent to the QQI Level 5 Major Award in Healthcare Support which is accepted in all settings throughout Ireland and internationally.

For more information please contact the Resourcing Department on 0818 776 361 or email

Terms & Conditions

      • Major award is delivered in collaboration with the Irish Healthcare Training Institute.
      • Normal cost of our healthcare training course is €1,700 but is offered at a discounted rate upon employment with Irish HomeCare.