Assisting with Mobility-Safe Practices - XHLT 1810

Learn more
Learn safe body mechanic techniques for assisting with movement in the home environment.


$35 + GST

2.5 hours- combination of group and individual one on one work

In person

Next course
March 3, 2020
Room SCFL 4-158 at 5:00-6:00PM (Classroom portion)

Room SCFL 4-163B at 6:00-7:30PM (Simulation portion)

This workshop will provide information for the caregiver that will ensure their physical health and safety as well as provide knowledge of how to assist with mobility needs of the care recipient while remaining in their home. Caregivers will also learn to manage with the stress and physical burnout associated with providing direct care.

What to expect:

Class lecture (1 hour)
  • Covering tips and tricks, how to observe the health status of your loved one, resources and tools for assistance, hands on training with a partner (if applicable)
Simulated Experience (1- 1.5 hours)
  • Experience high potential scenarios that a caregiver may experience while looking after a loved one and go through appropriate decision making and the steps of care
Workshop registration includes:
  • Information guide and resources to take home
  • Access to quick videos for just in time learning

Transfer to Vehicle from NorQuest College on Vimeo.

One Person Transfer from NorQuest College on Vimeo.

Assisting with Mobility-Safe Practices - XHLT 1810

Downtown Campus
Tuition & Fees:
CAD $35.00 + GST

Custom training

We focus on the partnership. We want to support our client's success and prosperity. Whether we use our existing continuing education courses and build on that, or if we start from scratch, we will work with you to deliver results. We customize curriculum based on your business or organizational needs. Talk to us today.

Learn more

Save on the cost of training

Whether you are an individual or an organization looking for training for your staff, the Canada-Alberta Job Grant can help save on the costs. Many of our continuing education and custom training programs qualify for the grant. What does that mean? With the grant, you can save two-thirds of the costs.

For details on which courses and programs qualify, talk to one of our program officers.

Learn more

Healthcare and Community Contact Information

Contact us for more information about NorQuest College's Healthcare and Community Studies programs and courses.

Main Office:
10230 108 Street NW
Room C100
Edmonton, AB Canada T5J 1L4
* I'd like NorQuest to send me updates on new courses and offerings :

Items marked with an asterisk (*) are required.