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Additional Skills for Nurses

BASIC FOOT CARE FOR RN, RPN
RGN 135N
This 12 hour course will enable the RN or RPN to practice foot care on children, adults and the elderly in an institution or community setting. It will teach the nurse to assess and recognize both soft tissue lesions such as calluses, corns, veruca warts, athletes' foot, and boney deformities such as bunions, claw toes, hammer toes, and others. The course will focus on health professional clinical practice. The second day will consist of all day hands on practice in both the lab and a clinical facility. Students are asked to have at least 1 month growth on nails. Pre-requisite: CNO registration number.
Spring
Windsor 050 2073 May 13-14, Mon, Tue, 9:00A-4:00P $233.90 (tuition $200.00, materials $30.00, HST $3.90)
Windsor 051 2074 Jul 15-16 Mon, Tue, 9:00A-4:00P $233.90 (tuition $200.00, materials $30.00, HST $3.90)
ADVANCED FOOT CARE FOR RN, RPN
RGN 140N
This hands on advanced workshop updates knowledge to 2013 Diabetic Guidelines for Foot Care. The student will learn to assess high risk feet with neuropathy, understand treating vascular vs. arterial ulcers using new internationally accepted Clinical Best Practice Guidelines. In labs, you will practice padding and strapping to reduce foot pain. Nail conditions, nail care and nail packing are taught. Uniform or lab coat required for community clinical practice on day three. This three day course will teach the nurse to assess and document high risk feet. It will focus on diabetic feet and Canadian protocols for recognition of ulcers, as well as a full day of experience padding and strapping for purposes of deflection, cushioning and pain relief. Nail packing and reduction of the Rams Horn Nail will be taught and practiced in the clinical experience at a long term care facility. This course will be taught to Health Canada Guidelines. Pre-requisite: RGN 135N and CNO registration number.
Spring
Windsor 050 3171 May 15-17, Wed, Thu, Fri 9:00A-4:00 $308.90 (tuition $275.00, materials $30.00, HST $3.90)
Windsor 051 3172 Jul 17-19, Wed, Thu, Fri, 9:00A-4:00P $308.90 (tuition $275.00, materials $30.00, HST $3.90)
INTRAVENOUS INFUSION THERAPY COURSE
HCE 127N
This course addresses the fundamental concepts related to caring for clients receiving IV therapy. Course content will include all IV access lines (central and peripheral sites), IV medication administration and drug interactions, review of necessary equipment, dressing protocols, IV initiation using simulation equipment, client assessment, and appropriate nursing care. This course includes classroom instruction as well as hands on experience within a simulation lab. The course is suitable for 3rd year last semester Collaborative Nursing Students, 2nd year Practical Nursing Students, or RNs and RPNs who wish to refresh their skills.
Spring
Windsor 050 2076 May 24-25, Fri, 5:30P-9:30P, Sat, 8:30A-5:30P $240.02 (tuition $159.90, materials $52.50, HST $27.62)
Windsor 051 2075 Aug 9-10, Fri, 5:30P-9:30P, Sat, 8:30A-5:30P $240.02 (tuition $159.90, materials $52.50, HST $27.62)

First Aid and CPR

First Aid & CPR courses delivered in partnership with Second Chance CPR. For general inquiries regarding CPR and First Aid courses please call (519) 972-2711 or email coned@stclaircollege.ca. If you are interested in arranging a special class for your staff, please call (519) 972-2727, ext. 4508 in Windsor to discuss your needs.

REPLACEMENT CERTIFICATES: $20.00

STANDARD FIRST AID & CPR C FOR HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS
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Delivered by Second Chance CPR, this course introduces participants to the Standard First Aid and BLS Provider, also appropriate for Health Care Providers by covering all major topics, such as: choking, airway and breathing emergencies, and prevention of disease transmission. This comprehensive course summarizes proven methods for providing basic, urgent assistance to injured or ill persons. Through instruction, demonstration, and practice, participants will learn how to determine the severity of a patient’s condition and practice safe intervention when providing them with emergency support.
Spring
Windsor 070 2279 May 11-12, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Windsor 071 2374 Jun 8-9, Sat, Sun 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Windsor 072 2607 Jul 6-7, Sat, Sun 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Windsor 073 2608 Jul 20-21, Sat, Sun 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Windsor 074 2458 Aug 12-15, Mon-Thu, 6:00P-10:00P $100.00
Windsor 075 2023 Aug 24-25, Sat, Sun 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Chatham 550 2114 May 25, June 1, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Chatham 551 2012 Jun 15, 22, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Chatham 552 2013 Jul 20, 27, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
Chatham 553 2014 Aug 10, 17, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $100.00
CPR C HEALTH CARE PROVIDER WITH STANDARD FIRST AID AND DEFIBRILLATION
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Delivered by Second Chance CPR, this course introduces participants to the Standard First Aid and BLS Provider, also appropriate for Health Care Providers by covering all major topics, such as: choking, airway and breathing emergencies, and prevention of disease transmission. This comprehensive course summarizes proven methods for providing basic, urgent assistance to injured or ill persons. Through instruction, demonstration, and practice, participants will learn how to determine the severity of a patient’s condition and practice safe intervention when providing them with emergency support. This course is designed for people who work in an area where a Public Access Defibrillator is available, or for personnel who are looking to further their medical training.
Spring
Windsor 050 2460 May 11-12, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Windsor 051 3180 Jun 8-9, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Windsor 052 3181 Jul 13-14, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Windsor 053 3182 Jul 27-28, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Windsor 054 3183 Aug 10-11, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Windsor 055 3184 Aug 12-15, Mon-Thu, 6:00P-10:00P $165.00
Windsor 056 3185 Aug 24-25, Sat, Sun, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Chatham 551 2021 Jun 15, 22, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Chatham 552 2143 Jul 6, 13, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Chatham 553 2144 Jul 20, 27, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Chatham 554 2145 Aug 17, 24, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $165.00
Chatham 555 2063 Aug 19-22, Mon-Thu, 6:00P-10:00P $165.00
BLS Provider – Health Care Provider (HCP)
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Delivered by Second Chance CPR, the BLS Provider course teaches learners to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations, and provide early use of an AED. It includes adult, child, and infant rescue techniques.
Spring
Windsor 050 3134 Jun 5, Wed, 6:00P-10:00P $43.75
Windsor 051 2189 Jun 22, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $43.75
Windsor 052 2459 Jul 20, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $43.75
Windsor 053 2015 Aug 10, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $43.75
Windsor 054 2016 Aug 14, Wed, 6:00P-10:00P $43.75
Chatham 551 2017 May 29, Wed, 6:00P-10:00P $43.75
Chatham 552 2018 Jun 15, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $43.75
Chatham 553 2019 Aug 10, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $43.75
Chatham 554 2020 Aug 21, Wed 6:00P-10:00P $43.75
BLS Provider – Health Care Provider (HCP) with AED
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Delivered by Second Chance CPR, the BLS Provider course teaches learners to promptly recognize several life-threatening emergencies, give high-quality chest compressions, deliver appropriate ventilations, and provide early use of an AED. It includes adult, child, and infant rescue techniques. This course is designed for people who work in an area where a Public Access Defibrillator is available, or for personnel who are looking to further their medical training. Course includes anticipation/planning of a cardiac arrest, step by step instructions on how to successfully use a defibrillator, care and stabilization of a patient.
Spring
Windsor 050 3179 May 4, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $75.00
Windsor 051 2461 Jun 22, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $75.00
Windsor 052 3177 Jul 13, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $75.00
Windsor 053 3178 Jul 27, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $75.00
Windsor 054 2375 Aug 10, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $75.00
Windsor 055 2462 Aug 14, Wed, 6:00P-10:00P $75.00
Chatham 553 2066 Jul 6, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $75.00
Chatham 554 2071 Aug 17, Sat, 9:00A-1:00P $75.00
Chatham 555 2072 Aug 21, Wed 6:00P-10:00P $75.00

N95 MASK FIT TESTING

HOW TO REGISTER:

Choose a course section (the date you want) of course code HSC 133N (N95 Mask Fit Testing.)
You must first register for your session through the Registrar’s Office.
Once you have registered, please contact Continuing Education to schedule your fifteen minute testing appointment.
Windsor students may schedule a time in Room 161 at the main campus or call 519-972-2711. Chatham students please call 519-354-9100 x 2711 to schedule your appointment time. You must register and pay before booking an appointment.

IMPORTANT TEST DAY INSTRUCTIONS

  • Do not consume anything by mouth (except water) for fifteen minutes prior to the testing. This includes gum or candy.
  • Do not smoke fifteen minutes prior to the test.
  • Participant's face and neck must be clean shaven.
  • Please limit make-up use.
  • If you take any medications for asthma, please bring them to your appointment.
  • Be prepared to complete a medical review by the tester.
  • Room information will be posted in the main lobby on your test date.

*If the above guidelines have not been followed, you may be required to reschedule your fit test.

No refunds or course transfers will be offered for (1) missed mask fit testing appointments or (2) appointments for which the above guidelines have not been followed.

N95 MASK FIT TESTING
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In light of the outbreak of SARS in 2004, respirator use and proper fit is mandatory for all health care providers. Students are required to be N95 mask FIT tested every two years. Cards will be issued at the conclusion of testing.

IMPORTANT NOTICE: No refunds or course transfers will be given for any missed mask fit appointments.

Spring
Windsor 050 2376 Jun 8, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 051 2377 Jun 24, Mon, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 052 2378 Jun 25, Tue, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 053 2463 Jul 13, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 054 2382 Jul 8, Mon, 6:00P-10:00P $35.00
Windsor 055 2464 Jul 9, Tue, 6:00P-10:00P $35.00
Windsor 056 2380 Jul 18, Thu, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 057 2381 Jul 19, Fri, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 058 2383 Jul 20, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 059 2385 Aug 7, Wed, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 060 2379 Aug 8, Thu, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 061 2465 Aug 16, Fri, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 062 2466 Aug 17, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Windsor 063 2467 Aug 24, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Chatham 550 3269 Jun 13, Thu, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Chatham 551 3270 Jun 28, Fri, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Chatham 552 3271 Jul 3, Wed, 6:00P-10:00P $35.00
Chatham 553 3273 Jul 4, Thu, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Chatham 554 3274 Jul 30, Tue, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Chatham 555 3272 Jul 31, Wed, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Chatham 556 3287 Aug 10, Sat, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00
Chatham 557 3288 Aug 19, Mon, 6:00P-10:00P $35.00
Chatham 558 3289 Aug 20, Tue, 9:00A-5:00P $35.00

Visa Screen and Transfer Assessment

MLT TRANSFER ASSESSMENT
MDL 100AN
Applicants for the Transfer Assessment will have records of their MLT training, experience, and other course work assessed for equivalency to the St. Clair College program so that the existing transfer agreement between St. Clair and the University of Windsor can be utilized. If the documentation required confirms equivalency to a St. Clair College MLT graduate with a GPA of at least 3.0, the applicant will receive an official statement of eligibility to apply for up to 17 credits at the University of Windsor. For further information please contact Laurie Hart lhart@stclaircollege.ca.
Spring
Windsor 060 Individually arranged $271.20 (tuition $240.00, HST $31.20)
VISA SCREEN FOR MLT/SCIENCE GRADUATES
VIS 100
Applicants for the CGFNS Visa Screen process will have records (Official Transcript) of their MLT training, experience, and other course work assessed for hours equivalency to be provided to the International Commission on Healthcare Professions (ICHP). MLS applicants must provide a signed copy of the “Request for Academic Records of Clinical Laboratory Scientists and Clinical Laboratory Technicians for Visa Screen” for application to be processed. For further information, please contact Jan Maxwell at jmaxwell@stclaircollege.ca.
Spring
Windsor 060 2387 Individually arranged $169.50 (tuition $150.00, HST $19.50)
learn something new this spring!

Register early to make sure you get into the course you want!

Start and end dates are indicated beneath each course description.

Questions? Call:
519-972-2711 (Windsor) or 519-354-9100 (Chatham) or
1-800-387-0524 (toll-free) or send an E-mail to: coned@stclaircollege.ca.

Registration Info:

Campus Locations:

Windsor

South Campus 2000 Talbot Rd. W. Windsor

Chatham

Chatham Campus 1001 Grand Ave. W. Chatham

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