Certificate in Caregiver

WHY SHOULD YOU SELECT KIU FOR PURSUING THE CERTIFICATE COURSE IN CAREGIVER

KIU offers a certificate program in caregiving, registered under the Tertiary and Vocational Education Commission (TVEC), which is a comprehensive three-month course that prepares candidates for multiple ways of helping clients with numerous challenges due to illness, disability, and/or aging. This program is for dedicated, diligent, enthusiastic, and eager individuals who are looking for requisite knowledge in healthcare and are interested in starting a career in the national or international healthcare sector. Furthermore, following the course at KIU, as a caregiver, you will also be in a position to care for those who are in need, acquiring personal and moral satisfaction. At the completion of the program with KIU, the candidate will acquire the necessary competencies to perform the duties and responsibilities as a professional caregiver.

CURRICULUM
Module NoModule codeModule name
M1N85S010U01Maintain the relationship with the client
M2N85S010U02Attend domestic affairs of the client
M3N85S010U03Prepare the living area of the client
M4N85S010U04Maintain personal hygiene and appearance of the client
M5N85S010U05Maintain nutrition of the client

Entry requirements

Successful completion of GCE (O/L) Examination with a minimum “S” pass for English or an equivalent qualification.

Duration

3 months
Total number of hours: 249 hours (105- Theory hours and 144 – Practical hours)

Delivery Medium

The course will be conducted in English.
-On campus
-Distance mode