Elderly Caregiver

Elderly Caregiver

Overview

Your love and respect for the elderly will stand you in good stead for this type of position. Empathy is a vital characteristic. The Trentstone Elderly Caregiver Course serves as a strong foundation for what you need to know, to secure this type of position. Understand the anatomy and physiology of the human body, and learn about common degenerative diseases of the aged. Gain knowledge of all the basic frail care equipment used by the elderly, and insight into their needs and human rights. Learn how to apply first aid procedures in life-threatening situations, as well as how to treat common injuries. Secure a better future, today!

Outcomes

  • Understand fundamental knowledge of the functions of the human body
  • Identify common degenerative diseases
  • Provide for the needs of a frail person
  • Demonstrate the use of a variety of basic frail care equipment
  • Understand human rights of a frail person
  • Provide care in relation to welfare and health needs
  • Understanding emergency situations
  • Understanding of elementary anatomy and physiology
  • Apply first aid procedures to life threatening situations
  • Treat common injuries with attention