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

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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.

Fall 2024 registration opens July 22, 2024. Winter 2025 registration opens November 4, 2024.

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, no scheduled day or time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

Online - Synchronous: 100% online delivery, scheduled day and time course requirements with the instructor, assigned due dates

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