Environmental Services Frontline Program (Environmental Aide)

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Environmental Services Frontline Program (Environmental Aide)

Developed by the Canadian Healthcare Housekeepers’ Association, this program will provide education for Frontline Workers in Healthcare Facilities. This 12-week (32-hour) course addresses the aspects of the healthcare cleaning profession, in particular, the importance of proper techniques and practices to reduce the risk of infection. It follows recommended best practices for environmental cleaning (Provincial Infection Control Advisory Committee). Upon completion, students will clearly understand the importance of their role in the Healthcare cleaning environment.

A dedicated mentor will be provided with the course and offer one-on-one coaching and support.

Course Content

• Basic Housekeeping
• Basic Laundry
• Washroom Care
• Floor Care
• Equipment Maintenance
• Health & Safety & WHMIS
• Infection Control
• Professionalism

Course Details 

Continuous Intake (start any time)

  • June 1 to Aug 13, 2024 – 12 Weeks – 32 hrs
  • Sept 15 to Dec 15, 2024 – 12 Weeks – 32 hrs

Online Self-paced

$ 275.00 plus HST

Facilitator: Canadian Healthcare Housekeepers’ Association

Prerequisite: Not Applicable

For Questions?

Contact Krista McConnell at kmcconnell@loyalistcollege.com or 613-969-1913 Ext 2467

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