New Healthcare Clinical Lab opens

LWETB opens new facility

New Healthcare Clinical Lab opens

LWETB (Longford & Westmeath Education & Training Board) proudly opened its doors this month, to it’s new Healthcare Clinical Lab.

The lab is located in the Battery road campus in Longford town. This brand new facility will enable students to undertake the practical skills demonstrations, involved in the Healthcare sector, as part of their studies.

Students availing of the lab include those attending the QQI Level 5 Healthcare Support Award and also the Nursing Studies Award, through Longford College of Further Education.

Ardscoil Phadraig in Granard also offer Nursing Studies (QQI Level 5) and use of this facility. Both of these programmes are offered on a full time basis and prospective students should contact the college directly.

For those who may wish to attend on a part-time basis only, the Adult Education Office at Church St., offer the QQI Level 5 Healthcare Support Award, under the Back to Education Initiative. All courses are delivered under the guidance of professional and experienced Healthcare tutors.

If Healthcare or Nursing studies may be for you, contact the Adult Education Guidance Service on 04333 48177.