Elderly Care Application (Work Placement)

EQF Level 4


Elderly Care Application (Work Placement)

TBC 2022
Module Type
AED 220
ECTS Credits

Module Description

To ensure that you are equipped with the knowledge, skills and competences necessary to practice as a competent and professional elderly caregiver, you are required to carry out a work placement in an elderly care setting.

The main goal of the work placement is to provide you with the opportunity to practice and apply what you would have learnt during the programme.

Entry Requirements

Candidates who apply must be in possession of at least one of the following:


  • a pass in English Language and Mathematics;


  • an MQF Level 3 Diploma in Health and Social Care (‘O’ Level or equivalent).

Target Audience

This course is targeted at:

  • candidates seeking a career and a formal qualification in elderly care;
  • candidates who wish to progress in their studies along the Further and Higher Education route, whilst broadening their chances of advancing in their own career path.
Work Placements

Module Intake Dates

TBC 2022
AED 220

Additional Info

Reading for the entire Certificate in Elderly Care as presented in this brochure costs $2,200.*

Due to the modular structure of the course, you may also opt to take individual modules as stand-alone. The entry requirements still apply.**

*Prices are applicable to students who reside in the UAE at the time of applying.

** For the price of individual modules, please contact the IDEA Academy team.

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