5858 - INSTITUTIONAL AND HOME CARE ASSISTANCE

NEXT START DATES: SEPTEMBER 30, 2019 (PLACES AVAILABLE)
                                     JANUARY 27, 2020 (PLACES AVAILABLE)


Schedule:  Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 3:20 pm
Location:   163 Cleghorn Street, Saint-Lambert, Qc J4R 2J4


*Formerly offered as DDEP Assistance in Health Care Facilities and Home Care Assistance

Duration: 870 Hours / Total Credits: 58

The Institutional and Home Care Assistance program prepares students for the trade or occupation of patient service associate and home support worker in the health and social services sector. Our dedicated teaching nurses provide training in a modern hospital ward and home setting with the latest medical equipment. Call to learn more.

Why enroll in this program?
  • The program is officially recognized by the ministère de l'Education, du Loisir et du Sport.
  • The professional training you receive opens doors to many jobs in both the public and private sectors.
  • Financial aid is available for eligible candidates au www.afe.gouv.qc.ca/en/
Program Objectives:
  • Train students to provide care and assistance in public, private and community health care networks to persons of all ages who are sick or who have physical, psychological, or psychosocial disabilities
  • Train students to work on a team and establish effective helping relationships.
  • The rationale of this occupation is to provide aid to patients so that they may recover or maintain their autonomy and overall health condition.

 

Course Name

Hours

Credits

Determine their suitability for the occupations and the training process.

30

2

Establish a helping relationship

60

4

Adopt relational approaches with clients with cognitive impairments, mental health problems or neurodevelopmental disorders

60

4

Determine the appropriate means to respond to the needs of clients with physical illnesses and disabilities

60

4

Provide care related to activities of daily living (ADL)

75

5

Interact as part of a team

30

2

Prevent infections and contamination

30

2

Provide assistive care related to daily activities

120

8

Deal with situations involving risk

30

2

Administer first aid

30

2

Work with clients who require assistive care at home or in alternative living environments

105

7

Deal with family, social and cultural contexts

60

4

Provide assistance to clients in palliative and end-of-life care

30

2

Consider the rules and procedures for administering medications and basic invasive care involved in assistance with activities of daily living

45

3

Administer first aid

30

2

Provide basic care and services to clients requiring short-term care.

 75

 5

Total:

870

58


Targeted professions (Link to Emploi Québec's IMT On-line) Job prospect and salary information: