This practical course offers students the opportunity to acquire personal care and assistance skills within the parameters of the Health Care Assistant role. The course is comprised of class and supervised laboratory experiences which assist the student to integrate theory from other courses to develop introductory care-giver skills that maintain and promote the comfort, safety and independence of individuals in community and facility contexts.
Course code: HRCA 1122
Length: 60 hours
PrerequisitesAdmission to the Health Care Assistant/ESL program
CorequisitesELSK 0701, HRCA 1103, HRCA 1105, HRCA 1120, HRCA 1130, HRCA 1140
* Fees are approximate and subject to change. Students are required to pay any applicable fee increases. Fees listed are for domestic students. For international programs, visit VCC International.
† This information is intended as a guideline only. Program and course details are subject to change with the approval of VCC's Board of Governors.