Caring for Seniors: Introduction to Caregiving

Course Code: PERS1255A

Credits: 0

Course Description: This course will provide an overview of the fundamentals in caring for seniors at home. The goal of this course is to equip potential and current caregivers with the knowledge and skills to provide high quality care and explore the traits of successful caregivers and how to develop them. It will also focus on foundational knowledge, including health and wellness, support services, and communication skills. Learners will also gain an understanding of the complexity of emotions they may experience while caring for a loved one.

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Note: Please indicate location in the subject line of your email (Fredericton, Miramichi, Moncton, Saint John, St. Andrews, Woodstock or Online).

Participants must be at least 16-years old, unless otherwise noted.

Books: For online courses, please contact the NBCC Saint John bookstore at 1-506-658-6774 or email Bryanna.Boyd@nbcc.ca.  For all other courses, please refer to the associated campus. Prices quoted are approximate. There are no refunds for textbooks or materials.

All prices include HST, where applicable, and are subject to change.

Registration Status

  • Open - Accepting registrations
  • Waitlist - Class is full but there is waitlist availability
  • Pending - Will open for registration & payment 3 months prior to the start date
  • Closed - Registration has closed
  • Full – The class is full and there is no waitlist available
  • Cancelled - The class has been cancelled