For those that do not wish to complete the Full Major Award in Occupational Therapy (Health Service Skills), you can now enrol onto the Theory and Practice modules separately.

Qualifications Gained

  • QQI Level 5 Minor Award in Occupational Assistant (Theory) (5N3766)
  • QQI Level 5 Minor Award in Occupational Assistant (Practice) (5N3765)

Entry Requirements

Entry to this course is by direct application to the college. There are no previous academic requirements.


Course Structure

The Theory and Practice modules are 1 evening per week over 12 weeks, (classroom contact) or as a 1 week day intensive course.

Learners must complete 20 hours work experience.  Learners must secure this placement themselves.

Course Content Modules

  • Occupational Therapy Assistant Theory
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant Practice

Study Options

Theory & Practice modules on their own €1,199

Health Service Skills Award €1,799

Theory & Practice modules with Health Service Skills full major award €1,999

By completing the additional Health Service skills modules you can gain a full major award in Occupational Therapy with Health Service Skills



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