Maternal and Child Care (NVQ Level 04)

Institute of Medical Sciences (IMS) is a creation of eminent academic people to provide high-quality medical education at an affordable cost to achieve universal health care.

Programme objective


  • Registered in Private Health Sector Regulatory Council (PHSRC), Sri Lanka.
  • Registered in Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC), Sri Lanka.

Course duration

  • Theory and practical – 12 months
  • On the Job Training – 06 months

Entry Requirements

  • O/Level or above / NVQ III
  • Age between 18 to 45.
  • The candidates who qualify the above conditions will undergo a screening test. Only the successful candidate from this screening can register for the program.

National Competency Standards

Competency Standard Code – N85S010Q2L4

Awarded as

Care Giver (Maternal and Child Care) NVQ Level IV certificate

Course Modules

  • N85S010U01 Maintain the relationship with the client
  • N85S010U02 Attend domestic affairs of the client
  • N85S010U03 Prepare living area of the client
  • N85S010U04 Maintain personal hygiene and appearance of the client
  • N85S010U05 Maintain nutrition of the client
  • N85S010U06 Provide drug treatment
  • N85S010U07 Check and record vital signs
  • N85S010U09 Care of post natal mother & newborn
  • N85S010U10 Care of an infant/ toddler
  • N85S010U11 Care of the child
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