Dietary Aide (HLTH 1110)

This five week course will give students the knowledge and practical skills required to help provide nutritious food for clients in institutional facilities such as hospitals, long-term care facilities, schools, hotels and restaurants. This course includes a two-week practicum, Institutional field trip and kitchen preparation provided onsite. Certificates are also provided for FoodSafe Level 1 and WHMIS. A Criminal Record Check (CRC) is required in accordance with the Criminal Records Review Act. All individuals who work with vulnerable adults and/or children must complete a Criminal Records Check through the Ministry of Justice. When registering for this course, students will receive a web link and unique VCC college access code to apply and pay for a Criminal Record Check online. Students can also apply and pay for the Criminal Record Check in person at the Continuing Studies office. Applicants to the course are responsible for any costs incurred in the Criminal Record Check.

* Note: The CRNs listed below could be restricted to specific program areas.

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