The competition tasks are
based on the Vocational qualification in Social and Health Care. The qualification
title of the basic qualification is practical
Practical nurses can work,
depending on the competence area, for example in health care centre, hospital,
home care, day care centre, home for elderly, rehabilitation institute, dental
clinic, beauty salon or nursing homes for disabled.
Description of the skill category
Practical nurses who have completed the Vocational qualification in social and health care work with people and for people. Practical nurses know how to meet clients of different ages as individuals and promote their health and well-being. Practical nurses perform nursing, care, education and rehabilitation tasks in the social and health care sector.
The competition tasks are based on the requirements for the grade Excellent in the vocational qualification in Social and Health Care.
The competition in this skill category is individual.
Two competitors from the same training centre of an education institution can enrol in semifinals of this skill category.
A successful competitor is able to work with people of different ages, in different life situations and different backgrounds.
The skill requirements are based on the Vocational qualification in social and health care. For the practical nurses, the competition tasks focus on the following compulsory modules of the qualification: Promoting growth and participation and Promoting wellbeing and functional capacity. For the emergency practical nurses, the tasks focus on the compulsory units Promotion of health, safety and wellbeing and Maintaining and promoting functional capacity.