Caregiver Assistant

Course Description

The goal of this program is to equip you with the skills and experience you'll need to become a Caregiver in Canada.
We designed the curriculum to ensure that graduates emerge well-prepared to take advantage of dramatically
increasing demand for Live-in Caregivers.
Mature student status (19 years of age or older). Non native English speakers require proof of score of 60% on ESL
testing (or equivalent from other standardized testing mechanisms). Domestic students require minimum score  on
Wonderlic Aptitude test and pass an interview with the admissions department. International students need to pass
an interview with admissions department. May be required to take ESL program to bring English to the prerequisite
level of acceptance.

Courses may be modified or substituted as required to facilitate success in standardized testing or changes in
standardized requirements. Alternate courses may be chosen to replace exempted course requirements based on
experience and/or testing results.100 hours Exam Preparation may be included in total hours.

  • Course Name
  • Medical Terminology for Caregiver  
  • Caregiver – An Introduction  
  • Communication & Interpersonal Skills as a Caregiver 
  • Growth & Development, Body Systems, Common Diseases & Health Conditions  
  • Personal Health, Hygiene and Care  
  • Health & Safety  
  • Home Management and Professional Development

Admission Requirements:
  • Mature student status (19 years of age or older). 
  • Applicants must successfully complete the admissions interview and may be required to do an entrance assessment 
  • Excellent communication skills (composition), signing a medical/criminal waiver, completing a health declaration form, submitting a criminal record check, and clear testing for TB. 
  • Applicants must provide evidence of full COVID-19 vaccination or have a signed vaccination waiver on file


Contact Us

Call us: Phone: +1 604-736-2378
United Pacific College
#2380-2385 8888 Odlin Cre
Richmond BC
Canada V6X 3Z8
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