This course will provide students with the practical skills and experience required to work as Renal Technicians by applying theoretical knowledge and competencies in a clinical setting. Learners are partnered with working technicians and are provided with the opportunity to practice the set-up, take-down and support of dialysis machines; patient care within the context of a dialysis clinic; safety and infection control practices; and accurate and timely documentation. Student learning is supported through daily post-clinical conferences, journaling, and learning activities to facilitate integration of knowledge and skills.
Course code: RENL 1002
Length: 210 hours
* 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.