Personal Support Assistant

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Register Online @ www.rtsc.org Information Session – Attendance Compulsory Tuesday, March 26 @ 1:30 pm

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Personal Support Assistant

Dates: April 15th, 2019 - June 14th, 2019 for: 9 weeks
Registration closes: March 26th, 2019 @ noon
Information Session: March 26th, 2019 @ 1:30pm

Regina Trades & Skills Centre offers a Personal Support Worker course. The program will provide learners with the basic fundamental knowledge and practical skills needed to gain employment in a Seniors Care Facility. Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and reliable transportation are an asset. A Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Check will be required upon acceptance into the course (own expense).

The info session will be held on Tuesday, March 26 at 1:30pm in Shop 3.

Orientation Week will start on Monday, April 15  and conclude on Thursday, April 18.  This will be held at RTSC in the Computer Room and Classroom 3.  Time 8am-4pm.

Instruction will be take place from Monday, April 22 – Thursday, May 30 in Classroom/Shop 3.  Instructor will be Lynette Morrison.  Class time 8am – 4pm, Monday- Thursday each week. If Monday is a holiday, class will run Tuesday-Friday that week.

Work placement will occur from Monday, June 3 – Friday, June 14.  RTSC Program Managers will supervise the work placements.  Grad will take place on Friday, June 14 starting at 10am in the RTSC Computer Lab and Boardroom.

Areas of Study

AREAS OF STUDY

  • WHMIS/ First Aid and CPR/ TLR Training/ FoodSafe
  • Personal Care Worker Two Day Certificate
  • Employability Skills
  • Cooking and Food Preparation Skills
  • Gentle Persuasive Approach
  • Dementia Awareness
  • Perineal Care
  • Medication Module
  • Work Placement

Eligibility

  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License and reliable transportation are an asset.
  • A Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector Check will be required upon acceptance into the course (own expense).

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