Course description

This hybrid course provides the student with perioperative knowledge and skills adapted to the Operating Room Nurses Association of Canada (ORNAC) Standards. Topic development include communication, documentation, assessment across the lifespan, ethical and legal guidelines, latex allergy, reprocessing and instrument sterilization. Perioperative skills lab includes demonstrations of scrubbing, gowning and gloving, instrumentation, surgical counts and appropriate care of the patient during the surgical procedure. The student is required to successfully complete all clinical skills labs, clinical practice days and theory classes to be successful in this course.

Course details

Hours: 96
Credits: 5
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Dates
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: Sep. 7, 2022
End date: Nov. 12, 2022
Day/Time: Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Wed. 6:00pm – 9:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Sat. 1:00pm – 4:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Sat. 1:00pm – 4:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Sat. 1:00pm – 4:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Sat. 1:00pm – 4:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Sat. 1:00pm – 4:00pm Sat. 9:00am – 12:00pm Sat. 12:00pm – 3:00pm
Delivery: Hybrid
Campus: Kitchener - Doon
Cost: $803.56

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Winter 2023 registration opens November 28, 2023. 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