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

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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

Fall A01 42088 Sep 3 - Nov 29, 2019 Mon, Wed: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
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
Winter E01 12170 Jan 6 - Apr 24, 2020 Tue: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
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

Wetaskiwin

Winter CE01 12230 Jan 6 - Apr 24, 2020 Wed: 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Wed: 06:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Term Section Class Duration Schedule Open Studies

Online

Winter O02 12177 Jan 6 - Apr 24, 2020