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 further develop care-giver skills that maintain and promote the comfort, safety and independence of individuals in acute care and diverse contexts.
This course is part of the full-time Health Care Assistant Program.
Course code: HRCA 1293
Length: 72 hours
PrerequisitesHRCA 1190, HRCA 1191, HRCA 1192, HRCA 1181, HRCA 1182, HRCA 1183, HRCA 1184, HRCA 1197
* 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.