Nursing Diploma in Health Services Management (Remote Teaching)

Wed 7.00-10.00pm • Duration: 1 Year

Tuition Fee:          €580
Start Date:           Wednesday 20th September 2023

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Nursing Diploma in Health Services Management Induction for new incoming students for the September 2023 intake will take place on Wednesday, September 20th 2023 in Morrisons Island Campus.

  • Meet Night School Principal Pat O’ Donovan and Course Coordinator Gail Jones
  • Course Tutors Information
  • Introduction to Moodle
  • IT tutorial
    • College email
    • How to access Moodle
    • Where the notes are on the web
    • How to go online using Teams
  • Assessment dates
  • Curriculum information

You will be sent an invitation by email once registration is complete. For further information or assistance, contact

The Diploma in Health Services Management for Nurses is a professional programme, aimed at those who wish to position themselves in more senior managerial posts within the Nursing and Health Services fields. Registered Nurses and Midwives will receive Bord Altranais agus Cnáimhseachais na hÉireann post registration Category 1 approval.

Course Content:

  • Management in a Healthcare Setting
  • Principles, theory, change management & application
  • Career Management: Nursing Competence Management
  • Financial Management
  • Risk Assessment & Stress Management
  • Leadership Development & New Emerging Leadership behaviours

This course is mainly lecture based with workshops and seminars given by health professionals to help develop personal skills. The assessment process consists of two coursework assignments carried out over the year of study.

Entry Requirements: Qualifications

It is the learner’s responsibility to ensure that they have the relevant qualification for entry into the course. Applicants must be graduates of the Certificate in Management for Nursing Staff (VEC Certificate) or BSc in Nursing. Evidence of qualifications and NMBI pin must be produced on the first night of class.

Graduates of the programme will be able to

  • apply their practical knowledge to the disciplines of Management, Health Promotion, Financial and Personal Development
  • Provide themselves with a sound educational framework for senior management positions and further study
  • Develop personal skills in preparation for a changing work environment.
  • Develop an understanding for their role in the delivery of healthcare in Ireland

Course Delivery

This course is delivered through an Remote Teaching approach.

Students must have basic IT Skills.

Course requirements for Online Learning

  • Access to the use of a laptop/PC ONLY NO PHONES OR TABLETS
  • Google Chrome is the recommended browser
  • Good internet connection.

Tuition Fee:          €580

Accreditation:       Cork Education & Training Board Certificate (Cork ETB)

Start Date:      Wednesday 20th September 2023

*NB -Please write your Bord Altranais ID Number beside your name on the application form.