Care Assistance in Private Seniors’ Residence


Location
Nunavimmi Piguirsavik Centre, Inukjuak


‹〈 APPLY 

 

Skills Training Certificate (STC)

180 hours

Stage

None

Registration currently closed
Apply now to be included on the waiting list
Instruction in a group

 

Course description

Nature of work

  • Attendants assist independent or semi-independent seniors.
  • Assist residents with the activities of daily living, such as those involving moving around, hygiene, dressing and so forth.
  • Prevent infections and contamination, and look after the well-being and safety of the residents

This profession is ideal for someone who meets the following criteria:

  • Respect the dignity of clients and consider each one as a whole
  • Perform tasks responsibly as a member of the work team
  • Respect the confidential nature of the information disclosed by clients and exercise discretion
  • Watch over their own health and safety as well as that of clients
  • Act in accordance with professional ethics in special situations

General Admissions Requirements

Candidate must satisfy one of the following condition in each category (A and B) :


#A

  • Persons must have obtained at least Secondary III credits or their equivalent in language of instruction, second language and mathematics.


OR

  • Persons must have passed the General Development Test (GDT) without specific prerequisites.

 

#B

  • Persons must have stopped their full-time studies for at least 12 months.


OR

  • Persons must be 18 years old at the time they begin the training program.


OR

  • Persons must hold a Secondary School Diploma (SSD) or a Diploma of Vocational Studies (DVS) or the equivalent.

 

Carpentry