Meeting Complex Care Needs

This course builds on the foundational skills and concepts introduced in previous courses and also introduces new skills. Learners will explore advanced skills such as active and passive range-of-motion exercises, wound care, tube feeding, catheter care, ostomy care, specimen collection, and respiratory care. In addition, accurate measurement of vital signs is demonstrated, practised, and assessed. This course will also assist learners to work safely within the legal roles and responsibilities of health care aides in Alberta when providing medication assistance. This course is included in the HCA Preparation for Employment provincial standard.

Note: Prerequisite HLTH 1550 Restricted to Health Care Aide


Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Edmonton

Spring May 2 - Jul 1, 2022 Fri: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
21038 A03 No
Spring Jun 13 - Aug 3, 2022 Tue, Thu: 12:30 - 03:30 pm
21031 A12 No

TSUUT-TSUUT'INA

Winter Mar 16 - Jun 8, 2022 Fri: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thu, Fri: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm
12347 Q01 No

Edmonton

Fall Aug 29 - Oct 24, 2022 Tue, Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Mon, Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
41962 A05 No
Winter Jan 9 - Mar 6, 2023 Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Mon, Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
12002 A01 No
Winter Jan 9 - Mar 6, 2023 Tue: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Tue, Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
12015 A02 No
Winter Mar 9 - Apr 26, 2023 Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Wed: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Tue, Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Mon, Tue, Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
12006 E01 No
Spring May 8 - Jun 26, 2023 Wed: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Mon: 08:00 - 11:00 am
21145 A03 No
Spring May 8 - Jun 27, 2023 Tue: 08:00 - 11:00 am
Tue, Thu: 08:00 - 11:00 am
21149 A04 No

Wetaskiwin

Winter Mar 9 - Apr 26, 2023 Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Wed: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Tue, Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
Mon, Tue, Thu: 06:00 - 09:00 pm
12019 C01 No
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

Online

Spring Jul 4 - Aug 19, 2022 21033 O03 No
Fall Aug 29 - Dec 16, 2022 41966 O03 No
Winter Mar 11 - Apr 28, 2023 12010 O01 No
Spring Jul 10 - Aug 25, 2023 21141 O02 No
Term Duration Schedule Class Section Open Studies

HCA Workplace classes

Winter May 1 - Jun 11, 2022 11730 W10 No
Spring Aug 28 - Oct 8, 2022 21050 W02 No
Spring May 29 - Jul 9, 2022 21046 W11 No
Spring Jun 26 - Aug 6, 2022 21048 W12 No
Fall Sep 25 - Nov 5, 2022 41969 W03 No
Fall Oct 30 - Dec 10, 2022 41971 W04 No
Fall Nov 27, 2022 - Jan 07, 2023 41973 W05 No
Fall Dec 25, 2022 - Feb 04, 2023 41975 W06 No
Winter Jan 29 - Mar 11, 2023 12027 W07 No
Winter Feb 26 - Apr 8, 2023 12025 W08 No
Winter Apr 2 - May 13, 2023 12021 W09 No
Winter Apr 30 - Jun 10, 2023 12023 W10 No
Spring May 28 - Jul 8, 2023 21153 W11 No
Spring Jul 2 - Aug 12, 2023 21155 W12 No

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

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