Personal Support Worker

Stanford International College of Business and Technology
Canada
Qualification
Diploma
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
26 weeks
Intakes
January May September
Tuition fee (local)
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Tuition fee (foreign)
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Entry Requirements

  • OSSD or equivalent, OR students are 18 years of age or older and pass the program entrance exam AND Successful completion of Literacy Test AND
  • 'Clear' Police check including Vulnerable Sector check (ALSO REQUIRED FOR PRACTICUM) AND

Proof of Medical Fitness - Medical Certificate (Immunization Form) is required indicating that the student is fit to undertake the program, has up-to-date immunization and to the best of their knowledge is free of communicable diseases. (Immunization for Seasonal Flu and Hepatitis A&B is recommended and may be a requirement for Community and Clinical placement & employment.

Curriculum

  • Individuality of the Person
  • The Role of the Personal Support Worker
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Safety
  • Assisting A Person with Mobility
  • Abuse
  • Household Management & Meal Preparation
  • Providing Optimal Support/Care Planning
  • Assisting a Person with Personal Hygiene Assisting the Family
  • Cognitive Impairment and Mental Health
  • Assisting a Person to Manage Ongoing Conditions
  • Assisting a Person with Medications
  • Assisting the Person Who Is Dying
  • Standard First Aid & CPR Level C
  • Community and Clinical Placement & Job Search

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