Assisting with Mobility-Safe Practices - XHLT 1810

Learn safe body mechanic techniques for assisting with movement.


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$15 + GST

2 hours


Workshop Description

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. 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)
Video of a Simulated Experience (1 hour)
  • 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
Prior to the workshop, registrants will receive the following:
  • Instruction to access online platform link for viewing the workshop
  • Information guide and resources
  • Access to quick videos for just in time learning
All participants will receive a digital badge upon completion of the workshop as evidence of their newly acquired skills.


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XHLT 1810 - Assisting with Mobility-Safe Practices

Tuition & Fees:
CAD $15.00 + GST

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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.

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Edmonton, AB Canada T5J 1L4
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