HW1000 - Introductory Concepts

This introductory HSW/PCA course is designed to introduce the learner to the Health Care Sector. It explores employers’ expectations for the HSW/PCA graduate in Long Term Care, Community Support Services as well as the private sector. Other components of the health care sector including public health, acute care and mental health are discussed. This course enables the learner to acquire and demonstrate professional behavior and effective interpersonal interactions in accordance with standards of practice.

Corequisite(s): CM1110, HW1020, HW1010

This course is offered in the following programs:
Home Support Worker / Personal Care Attendant