Health Care Aide Roles and Responsibilities - HLTH 1031

Credit(s): 3 | Hours: Lecture - 40, Lab - 6, Other - 0

This course focuses on the roles and responsibilities of a health care aide working in a variety of employment settings. Learners will acquire the skills to provide person-centred care that is safe, respectful, and based on the needs of the client. To meet the goals of person-centred care, learners will become familiar with the provincial legislation that guides safe, ethical, and personalized care. In addition, they will learn to work as part of the health-care team and how to follow employers’ policies and procedures within the scope of the health care aide job description. The health care aide is responsible for identifying, managing, and preventing potential environmental hazards in facilities and community-based settings, and must focus on the safety of the client as well as their own personal safety in different settings.

Program/Plans: HCAC, HCACW

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Term Section Class Duration Schedule Open Studies

Drayton Valley

Winter KE01 12235 Jan 6 - Apr 24, 2020 Wed: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Wed: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Edmonton

Winter A03 12191 Jan 6 - Apr 3, 2020 Mon, Wed: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Winter A04 12202 Jan 6 - Apr 3, 2020 Tue, Thu: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Spring A05 21253 May 4 - Jul 31, 2020 Mon, Wed: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Spring A06 21264 May 4 - Jul 31, 2020 Tue, Thu: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Term Section Class Duration Schedule Open Studies

Online

Winter O02 12177 Jan 6 - Apr 24, 2020
Term Section Class Duration Schedule Open Studies

Workplace

Winter W03 12477 Mar 1 - Apr 11, 2020
Winter W04 12479 Apr 1 - May 16, 2020
Spring W05 21294 May 4 - Jun 13, 2020
Spring W06 21296 Jun 1 - Jul 11, 2020
Summer W07 30315 Jul 6 - Aug 15, 2020
Summer W08 30317 Aug 1 - Sep 19, 2020