Dual Credit for Alberta High School Students
- American Sign Language Part 1
- Basic Energy Principles
- Environmental Sustainability
- Hairstyling (safety, personal and professional development & facility and equipment)
- Health, Nutrition and Safety (early learning and childhood education)
- Introduction to Esthetics
- Introduction to Heavy Oil & Gas
- Introduction to Soil Science
- Play (early learning and childcare)
- Lakeland credit: SC 140 - 3 credits
- PSI 3076 - 5 credits
Health Care Aide Section 1
The only prerequisite is that you have passed English 10-1 or 10-2.
If you decide you want to earn a health care aide certificate you can attend post-secondary to finish the program, which includes two clinical practicums.
Lakeland College Credits
||HE 141 Working Safely and Effectively as a Health Care Aide
This course is designed to inform students the importance of their roles within the Health Care disciplines aid facilities.
HE 145 Communication in the Health-Care Environment
This course is designed to inform students the importance of their roles and responsibilities of the Health Care Aide when communicating effectively as a member of the health-care team. Prerequisite: HE141.
| HCA3400: Role & Responsibilities
HCA3405: Safety Systems
HCA3410: Communication Level 1
HCA3415: Communication Level 2
||HE146 Structure and Function of the Human Body-Health & Chronic Illness
This course is designed to educate students on the 12 human body systems and the milestones of growth and development across a lifetime. Prerequisites:HE141 and HE145.
HE142 Providing Client Care and Comfort
This course is designed to inform students the importance of their roles within the Health Care disciplines aid facilities. Prerequisites: HE141, HE145 and HE146
|HCA3420: The Human Body
HCA3425: Aging & Illness
HCA3430: Client Hygiene
HCA3435: Bathing & Elimination
HCA3440: Bed Making & Mobility
HCA3445: Positioning & Meals
||HS151 Practicum I 40 hours
HE148 Meeting Complex Care Needs
This course is designed to inform students the importance of their roles within health care disciplines aid facilities. Prerequisites: HE141, HE142, HE145 and HE146
|HCA3460: Clinical Practice 1
HCA3465: Complex Care Needs
HCA3470: Complex Care Needs2
||HE143 Assisting with Medication Delivery
This course is designed to inform students the importance of their roles within the Health Care disciplines aid facilities. Prerequisites: HE141, HE145, HE146 and HE148.
HE149 Special Activities for Diverse Clients
This course is designed to inform students the importance of their roles within the Health Care disciplines aid facilities. Prerequisites: HE141, HE142, HE143, HE146 and HE148.
|HCA3475: Medication Delivery
HCA3480: Diverse Client Groups
HCA3485: Clients with Dementia
HCA3490: Disability & Mortality
||HS152 Practicum II 4 weeks
This course is a required practicum for the Health Care Aide program. Stu-dents gain hands on experience in a work setting allowing them to apply and put into practice knowledge and skills learned in theory and lab courses taken.
|HCA3530: Clinical Practice 2
Health, Safety & Nutrition
- Lakeland credit: HE 158 - 3 credits
- PSI 3074 - 5 credits
Introduction to Esthetics
This course will provide students with an overview of safe practices in the workplace regarding bacteriology and sanitation. Students will learn to formulate a professional image and practice skills needed to work with the public.
- Lakeland credit: HS160 - 3 credits
- PSI 3072 - 3 credits
Introduction to Heavy Oil & Gas
- Non-credit course at Lakeland College – students will receive a completion certificate
- PRS 1020, PRS 2020 & PRS 2030
Introduction to Soil Science
- Lakeland credit: SO 102 - 3 credits
- PSI 3073 - 5 credits
Initially a joint project of Lakeland College and East Central Catholic Schools, the program has expanded to more than 15 other Alberta school divisions.
- There are 2 intakes each school year for the dual credit program: one in September and one in February.
- Students don't pay tuition or fees, or for textbooks.
American Sign Language I Part A
- Lakeland credit: ASL101 - 3 credits
- PSI 3214 - 5 credits
Basic Energy Principles
- Lakeland credit: RC 200 - 3 credits
- PSI 3220 - 5 credits