CARER

DURATION: 9 modules (1 x 8-hour module per week over 9 weeks)

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course is for people wanting to become Carers, this is not your average carers course! You will leave this course empowered and will be able to care effectively for these types of patients and individuals needing care.

The course covers Carers looking after:

Babies – from general care to sleep and milestones and stimulation.

Elderly – frail care from bathing to signs and symptoms of various illnesses such as high blood pressure; dehydration; diabetic care; food hygiene; medications; companionship etc.

Post-Surgical – patients discharged from hospital- mobilisation; wound care; signs and symptoms of infection etc.

Terminal patients – providing a safe caring environment; respectful attentiveness for patient and family in a comfortable and pain free environment.

Paralysed patients – (Quadriplegics and Paraplegics) – Pressure part care; bathing; feeding; stimulation and passive exercise; transport of patients in wheelchairs and with assisted equipment.

Stroke patients

Other patients – with various illnesses and diseases.

CERTIFICATION:

  • The first aid & CPR module is certified and endorsed by the Resuscitation Council of South Africa and the American Heart Association.
  • Each participant will receive a Survival CPR manual per module containing all the course information and a Survival CPR carer course certificate upon completion of all 9 modules.
  • Each participant will be required to complete 168 practical hours in a frail care facility. This will be arranged by Survival CPR.

To book a course, please contact us on info@survivalcpr.co.za or call / Whatssapp 082 896 1820