4744- CARE ASSISTANCE IN A PRIVATE SENIORS’ RESIDENCE

NEXT AFTERNOON START DATE: FEBRUARY 25, 2019 (places available)
Schedule:   Monday to Thursday 12:30pm - 3:30pm 

NEXT EVENING START DATE: FEBRUARY 25, 2019 (places available)
Schedule:   Monday to Thursday 6:00pm - 9:00pm

*You can enjoy a flexible learning experience by attending IN CLASS or virtually in residences via GO TO MEETINGS 

Location: 163 Cleghorn, Saint-Lambert, Qc, J4R 2J4

Duration: 180 Hours / 12 Credits

Program Objectives:

In private seniors’ residences, care attendants assist independent or semi-independent seniors. They assist residents with the activities of daily living, such as those involving moving around, hygiene, dressing and so forth. They also work to prevent infections and contamination, and look after the well-being and safety of the residents.

Program content/modules: 

Title

Hours

Credits

The Occupation

15

 1

Prevention of Infections and Contamination

30

 2

First Aid

30

 2

Basic Personal Care Assistive Services

45

 3

Approach to Clients with Cognitive or Intellectual Impairments

15

 1

Unregulated Personal Assistive Services

30

 2

Medications and Invasive Assistive Care Services

15

 1

Pre-Requisites: 

  • Completion of Secondary 3 or its recognized equivalent;
  • Be 18 years of age or older  OR persons must have stopped their full-time studies for at least 12 months.