Safety in Community-Based Environments

Code: PSW1045

Course description

This course highlights the importance of promoting and providing a high standard of safe, ethical care in the community-based environment. The focus is on the role of the personal support worker in terms of responding to situations of risk while working within the community. Emphasis is placed on how to collaborate effectively with the interprofessional team to ensure safety for individuals, families and themselves.

Course details

Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: PSW1035
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Start Date: Aug. 17, 2020
Delivery: Hybrid – eConestoga
Campus: Doon (Kitchener)
Cost: $144.96
End date: Oct. 5, 2020
Hours: 21
Credits: 2
Prerequisites: PSW1035
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Registration dates

Winter 2021 registration opens November 2, 2020. Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021.