Aim of the Course
The aim of the Elderly Care Course is to develop the knowledge and skills of individuals by providing an educational experience that prepare elderly care providers to confidently and competently care for their elderly clients.
To be eligible for admission to the Elderly Care Course is a high school certificate.
- Demonstrate the knowledge and skills and attitudes of a confident and competent elderly care provider.
- Enhance home care/long term facilities practice to better meet the health care needs of the aging population.
- Provide dignified, effective and compassionate care to vulnerable elderly in health care settings, homes and/or long-term facilities.
- Collaborate with inter-disciplinary health care teams in the care of the elderly.