Course Description

Explore the roles of caregivers. Learn skills to assist with meals, mobility, transfers and elimination. 

Online self-paced study, followed by a 6 hour lab.

Recommended Textbook

Sorrentino:  Mosby’s Canadian Textbook for the Personal Support Worker, 4th Cdn. edition. ISBN 9781771720434


This course fulfills the education prerequisite for admission to the Recreation Therapy Aide (RTA) certificate program.

Course Offerings

Combined Online

A course delivery mode that combines elements of non-scheduled and scheduled activity. Learners will be able to participate partly at times of their own choosing and are also required to participate in some scheduled online learning activities. Scheduled exams may be required.

Start/End Date

Jun 26, 2024 - Sep 28, 2024





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