Professional training

Health, Assistance and Nursing

Next sessions

November 16, 2020

April 6, 2021

Schedule

Monday to Friday, 8h30am to 3h20pm

Location

163 rue Cleghorn, Saint-Lambert, Qc, J4R 2J4

Duration

1800 Hours / 120 Credits

Why enroll in this program?

**Students will need computers to follow the program and will be required at times to come into the building for evaluations and Practical/Lab training.**

  • Acquire the certified training required to practice the profession of Nursing Assistant. Our dedicated teaching nurses provide training in a modern hospital ward setting with the latest medical equipment. To learn more, call the ACCESS Centre.
  • The program is officially recognized by the Québec Ministry of Education, Recreation and Sports.
  • The professional training you receive opens doors to many jobs in both the public and private sectors.
  • Financial aid is available for eligible candidates www.afe.gouv.qc.ca/en/

Program objectives

  • Provide students with the technical and basic skills, knowledge and attitudes needed to perform assistant nursing tasks while prioritizing the needs of the patient.
  • Train students to work on a team and establish effective helping relationships.
  • Teach students to communicate effectively with all members of the medical team, the patients and their families.
  • Give students the ability to respond effectively to problems and to adapt to difficult situations.

Special features of the program

  • Completion of Secondary 3 or its recognized equivalent;
  • Be 18 years of age or older OR persons must have stopped their full-time studies for at least 12 months.

Content of
program

Module title
Hours
Units
  • Administer first aid
    30
    2
  • Determine their suitability for the profession and training
    30
    2
  • Become familiar with a comprehensive approach to health
    30
    2
  • Communicate in a care team
    45
    3
  • Apply basic care procedures
    105
    7
  • Establish a helping relationship
    30
    2
  • Become familiar with the legal and ethical aspects of the profession
    30
    2
  • Apply care procedures related to the musculoskeletal system
    45
    3
  • Provide basic care to clients who are experiencing loss of autonomy
    75
    5
  • Help a client meet his or her nutritional needs
    30
    2
  • Apply care procedures related to the nervous and sensory systems
    60
    4
  • Apply care procedures related to the endocrine system
    30
    2
  • Apply care procedures related to the digestive system
    60
    4
  • Apply care procedures related to the urinary and reproductive systems
    60
    4
  • Intervene with a client with cognitive deficits
    45
    3
  • Intervene with a client in palliative care
    30
    2
  • Intervene with a client with a mental health problem
    45
    3
  • Provide geronto-geriatric care
    120
    8
  • Provide care to clients with mental health problems
    75
    5
  • Provide care to clients undergoing physical rehabilitation
    120
    8
  • Provide care in a surgical unit
    90
    6
  • Intervene with a mother and her newborn
    30
    2
  • Provide care to mothers and newborns
    30
    2
  • Intervene with a child or adolescent with a health problem
    30
    2
  • Provide care to children and adolescents
    30
    2
  • Provide care to a diverse clientele
    105
    7
  • Prevent and control infection
    60
    4
  • Participate in drug therapy
    60
    4
  • Provide specific care
    75
    5
  • Provide care in a medical unit
    120
    8
  • Refer to their knowledge of the cardiovascular and respiratory systems when providing care
    75
    5