Providing Person-Centred Care and Comfort

Students will learn how to use individual care plans to support clients’ independence and meet their care needs, and will acquire the skills and knowledge required to help clients with daily grooming and hygiene. Students will also learn how to assist clients to walk and to use mobility aids and wheelchairs safely. They will practise methods for carrying out client lifts and transfers, with a focus on client safety and comfort. Upon completion of the course, students will have excellent baseline knowledge of the standards for meeting client nutritional needs and the strict guidelines in safe food handling as set out in the Alberta Long-Term Care Accommodation Standards.

Note: Restricted to Health Care Aide


Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Edmonton

Spring May 2 - Aug 3, 2022 Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
21014 A05 No
Fall Aug 29 - Nov 28, 2022 Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
41929 A01 No
Fall Aug 29 - Nov 29, 2022 Tue: 08:00 - 11:00 am
41941 A02 No
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 Wed: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Mon: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Mon, Wed: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
41933 E01 No
Winter Jan 9 - Apr 12, 2023 Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
11978 A03 No
Winter Jan 9 - Apr 12, 2023 Tue: 08:00 - 11:00 am
11982 A04 No
Spring May 8 - Aug 11, 2023 Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
21132 A05 No

Wetaskiwin

Fall Aug 29 - Dec 12, 2022 Wed: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Mon: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Mon, Wed: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
41945 C01 No
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Online

Spring May 2 - Aug 19, 2022 21010 O03 No
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 41936 O01 No
Winter Jan 9 - Apr 28, 2023 11973 O02 No
Spring May 8 - Aug 25, 2023 21128 O03 No
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

HCA Workplace classes

Winter Apr 10 - May 28, 2022 11699 W12 No
Spring Jun 12 - Jul 30, 2022 21018 W02 No
Spring Jul 10 - Aug 27, 2022 21020 W03 No
Spring Aug 14 - Oct 1, 2022 21022 W04 No
Fall Sep 11 - Oct 29, 2022 41947 W05 No
Fall Oct 9 - Nov 26, 2022 41949 W06 No
Fall Nov 13 - Dec 31, 2022 41951 W07 No
Fall Dec 11, 2022 - Jan 28, 2023 41953 W08 No
Winter Jan 15 - Mar 4, 2023 11986 W09 No
Winter Feb 12 - Apr 1, 2023 11988 W10 No
Winter Mar 12 - Apr 29, 2023 11990 W11 No
Winter Apr 16 - Jun 3, 2023 11992 W12 No
Spring Jun 18 - Aug 5, 2023 21136 W02 No
Summer Jul 16 - Sep 2, 2023 30352 W03 No
Summer Aug 13 - Sep 30, 2023 30354 W04 No

To take this course, you must be enrolled in one of the related programs:

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