Assisting with Personal and Intimate Care - XHLT 1800

Learn techniques in for providing personal care (oral health, bathing, dressing and incontinence care).

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Learn techniques for providing personal care


$35 + GST

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

In person 

Next course
April 1, 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 focus on how to adjust to changing roles within the family unit when the caregiver needs to assist with personal and intimate care such as bathing, dressing and incontinence care while still maintaining the dignity of the care recipient. Changing roles and communication will be a focus of this workshop.


Learn techniques in for providing personal care:

  • oral health

  • bathing

  • dressing

  • incontinence 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


Shaving Video

Shaving from NorQuest College on Vimeo.

Denture Care Video

Denture Care from NorQuest College on Vimeo.

Assisting with Personal and Intimate Care - XHLT 1800

Downtown Campus
Tuition & Fees:
CAD $35.00 + GST

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