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Short Courses

Short courses offer the perfect option for students who do not want to complete a full qualification that can take up to four years. These courses, which emphasize the fundamentals of each subject, can be completed within a few months. Short courses are a great way to fill the gaps in your knowledge and give you a competitive edge when it comes to job promotions. As technology evolves systems, programs and practices change, making it critical for workers to refresh their skills and stay on top of the game.

OUR SHORT COURSES

• Introduction to Geriatric Caregiving
• Geriatric Caregiver Level 2
• Geriatric Caregiver Level 3
• Geriatric Care-Home Management Level 5
• Aged Care Counselling
• Diabetic Care Certification

• Dementia Caregiver Level 1
• Dementia Caregiver Level 2
• Dental Administrative Aide
• Phlebotomy Technician
• Medical Lab Technician
• Medical Administrative Assistant
• Patient Care Assistant
• Physical Therapy Aide
• End of Life Care (Palliative Care)
• Advanced Gerontological Social Worker 1

AGED CARE COUNSELLING

Overview of Course: Develop your understanding of the ageing process, and counselling the elderly cope more effectively with their grief and aging process.This Course will teach you how to counsel the elderly or those suffering from dementia and other age-related diseases. Learn how to discover ways in which a counsellor, carer or anyone else might interact with and support an older person, or to expand your knowledge and skills for professional development.

Duration: 6 Weeks

DIABETIC CARE CERTIFICATION

Duration: 3 Weeks

GERIATRIC NURSING – LEVEL 3

Overview of Course: This course is designed for persons who want to specialize in geriatric care. The aging process, with an emphasis on progressive mental and physical capacity changes, is discussed. Students review nursing care techniques for working with elderly patients.

Duration: 12 Weeks

GERIATRIC NURSING – LEVEL 5

Overview of Course: In this course, students learn to create a geriatric care management plan for elderly clients. Using interviewing and observation skills to assess an elderly client’s mental health, physical health and social ability are covered in this course. Analyzing gathered information to create a plan for geriatric care is emphasized. The need for monitoring geriatric clients and reassessment of the geriatric care plan is discussed. Students explore the strategies of managing an a Geriatric Care Home

Duration: 8 Weeks

PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT

Overview of Course: Patient care assistants perform a number of tasks, such as taking vital signs, assisting with daily living activities, observing patients and charting changes in their health or behavior, escorting patients and obtaining lab specimens. They may work in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics or other health care settings.

Duration: 15 Weeks

ADVANCED GERONTOLOGICAL SOCIAL WORKER 1

Duration: 15 Weeks

KEY SKILLS YOU WILL LEARN AT GSI:

• Leadership Skills
• Communication
• Teamwork
• Critical thinking and problem solving

AT GSI YOU WILL RECEIVE:

• Affordable Learning
• Flexible Payment Option
• Flexible Studies
• Student Manual
• Student Uniform
• Comfortable A/C Classrooms
• Student Support Services