Please note:

​Admission to the program is required prior to course registration.

For more information, please contact Corporate Training.

Course description

This online course will prepare learners for an entry-level position in a long-term care home. Learners will practice infection prevention and control, best practices for housekeeping skills and long-term care procedures to support operations and the interprofessional team. Learners will practice communication skills through a person-centred care approach and explore effective workplace strategies such as professionalism and self-care.

Course details

Hours: 60
Credits: 0
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

Build courses into a credential

This course is part of the following micro-credential(s):


Credit transfer

Have you taken this course or an equivalent course? Contact the Credit Transfer Office.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2022. Spring 2023 registration opens February 27, 2023.

Delivery options

In person: classes held in person on a campus/site in a classroom/lab/shop/studio for the course duration

Online - Asynchronous: ​100% online delivery with no assigned day or time requirements, independent course completion

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery with scheduled day and time course requirements

Hybrid: any combination of: in person, timetabled, on campus, online, and hyflex delivery