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This course has been designed and developed by the construction industry to address health and safety issues specific to pipeline construction in the oil and gas industry. A final mark of 100% is required in order to receive a certificate of completion.

Price: 100.00

Hours: 6 hours

This course provides an introduction to the profession of practical nursing. Legislation that informs PN practice within British Columbia will be introduced. The history of nursing and specifically, the evolution of Practical Nursing within the Canadian health care system will be discussed. The philosophy and foundational concepts of the...

Credits:
1.5

This course provides learners with the foundational knowledge for caring and professional communication in nursing. It uses an experiential and self reflective approach to develop self-awareness and interpersonal communication skills in the context of safe, competent and collaborative nursing practice. Communication theory, the nurse-client...

Credits:
1.5

This course provides the learner with the foundations of disease and illness across the lifespan. Learners will gain an understanding of pathophysiological alterations of body systems. Nursing management of disease and illness across the lifespan with an emphasis on interventions and treatment is also discussed. The learners understanding of...

Credits:
2.0

This introductory course will increase the learners understanding of health promotion within the Canadian context. This includes health enhancement, health protection, disease prevention, health restoration/recovery, care and support. Knowledge of growth and development, health inequities and determinants of health will support the Practical...

Credits:
1.0

This introductory course examines the principles of pharmacology required to administer medications in a safe and professional manner. Medication administration requires the application of the nursing process for clinical decision making. The routes of medication administration introduced include medications used to treat constipation, eye and...

Credits:
2.0

This course emphasizes the art and science of nursing, focusing on the development of nursing care and assessment. Learners will apply nursing knowledge through the practice of clinical decision making, nursing assessments, and nursing interventions aimed at the promotion of health, independence, and comfort. Classroom, laboratory,...

Credits:
6.0

This clinical experience provides learners with the opportunity to integrate theory from the Access level into practice. Learners will practice with ageing clients and/or those with chronic illness in residential care settings. Medication administration, nursing care, organization, comprehensive health assessment, wound care and introduction to...

Credits:
4.0

This course is an introduction to the human body and concentrates on the structure and function of 12 body systems. It also discusses various health promotion strategies that work toward optimal function of these systems. Common medical terminology is discussed in context with the different body systems.

Credits:
2.0

This course integrates the concepts from previous professional practice courses and introduces learners to practice in the community. The role of the Practical Nurse as leader is emphasized in interactions with clients and their families, and other health care providers.

Credits:
1.0

This course prepares learners for the role of the Practical Nurse in caring for clients with acute presentation of illness. Legislation influencing PN practice, specific professional practice issues and ethical practice pertinent to PN practice in acute care environments will be explored. Practice issues that occur across the lifespan will be...

Credits:
1.0

This course focuses on specific professional communication skills used with clients and care providers across the lifespan requiring care in the community. Learners will build on knowledge gained in previous communication courses to integrate communication skills when providing care to clients across the lifespan and when interacting with inter...

Credits:
1.0

The focus of this course is on the advancement of professional communication within the acute care setting caring for clients across the lifespan.  The practice of collaboration with health care team members and clients will be further developed

Credits:
1.0

This course focuses on the continuum of care and the development of knowledge related to health challenges managed in the community setting. Pathophysiology and nursing care of clients requiring home health care, rehabilitation, and supportive services ion the community will be explored.  Cultural diversity in healing approaches will be...

Credits:
1.5

This course focuses on pathophysiology as it relates to acute disease and illness of clients across the lifespan, specifically the care of the client experiencing acute illness including nursing interventions and treatment options. Implications of the acute exacerbation of chronic illness will be addressed.  Cultural diversity in healing...

Credits:
1.5

This course is focused on health promotion as it relates to the continuum of care across the lifespan. Health promotion in the context of mental illness, physical and developmental disabilities, and Maternal/Child health is highlighted. Normal growth and development from conception to middle adulthood is addressed.

Credits:
1.0

This course is focused on health promotion as it relates to the continuum of care across the lifespan. Health promotion in the context of mental illness, physical and developmental disabilities and maternal /child health is highlighted. Normal growth and development from conception to middle adulthood is addressed

Credits:
1.0

This course builds on the theory and practice from Level A.  Through a variety of approaches (e.g., simulation), learners will continue to develop knowledge and practice comprehensive nursing assessment, planning for, and interventions with for clients experiencing multiple health challenges

Credits:
4.0

This course focuses on health promotion in the context of caring for clients experiencing an acute exacerbation of chronic illness or an acute episode of illness. Examination of health promoting strategies during hospitalization to improve or help maintain clients’ health status after discharge occur. Topics also include how to preparing...

Credits:
1.0

This course emphasizes the development of nursing skills aimed at promoting health and healing with individuals experiencing acute health challenges across the lifespan.  A variety of approaches (e.g., simulation) will help learners build on theory and practice from Levels A and III to integrate new knowledge and skills relevant to the acute...

Credits:
6.0

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