Cape Breton Business College

Residential Disability Care Worker

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Program Information

School:Cape Breton Business College
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences, Other
Health Services Administration
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing
Description:Students will be trained to provide direct client care in Residential Care Facilities (RCF) for the aged. Individuals will learn to provide care to meet the various needs of elderly, challenging behaviours, and convalescents. This program consists of approximately 18 weeks of in-class instruction and 6 weeks of practicum placements. Work Experience practicum must be successfully completed in order to graduate. An interview may be required before accepting students for clinical experience. Students are required to provide their own transportation to clinical placements and work experience practicums. Shift work is an integral part of this occupation. Furthermore, physical demands include moving, lifting, and continued standing.
URL:Residential Disability Care Worker at Cape Breton Business College
Course Based:Yes
Length:29 Week(s)
Cost per year:*
Provincial: $8,900
National: $8,900

Additional cost of Books : $450.00 + GST (Approximate Cost)
Careers:Orthopedic Technologists

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on September 09, 2015