PSW Professional Practice 1

PSW Professional Practice 1

PSWR 1041

Students consolidate personal support worker skills, knowledge, and concepts with a supervised clinical placement in long-term care. As an active member of the interprofessional health care team, students implement problem-solving, critical thinking and time management skills to provide safe, effective, person-centred care. Through the use of basic assessment and the development of therapeutic relationships, students support clients’ autonomy and privacy, while providing essential care for daily living.

Credits

8

Course Hours

112

Prerequisites

Post Secondary level PSWR 1036 PSW Lab Skills Minimum Grade of P

Students registering for credit courses for the first time must declare a program at the point of registration. Declaring a program does not necessarily mean students must complete a program, individual courses may be taken for skill improvement and upgrading.

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