HCA 1002 : Introduction to Activities of Daily Living

In this course, students will learn the basic care skills to give safe and efficient care to their


Safe lifting, transferring and client positioning techniques are important for client comfort

and safety as well as staff comfort and safety.

Another important aspect of daily care involves having a professional, caring and

compassionate approach to assisting clients with their elimination needs.

This course will also teach the principles of safely assisting clients to eat as well as

guidelines for creating a safe, clean and socially inviting dining environment.