The Importance of Caregiver Training for Domestic Helpers

Posted: 20/05/2018 / By: MamaHelpers / In: Articles

Caregiver course helps your domestic helper to be aware that they can have professional skills to care for their client with grave medical condition. Caregiver training is a very important aspect of increasing your helper’s knowledge and how they can extend their knowledge to help someone in any kind of incident or it could be anything.

It is vital that the helper who looks after your family for 8 hours a day or more is properly trained in the basic emergency medical care. Accidents happen anywhere when you least expect it and giving first aid is the best assistance given to the victim while waiting for the professionals to set foot. Having a knowledge of first aid, the helper can neglect the feeling of hopelessness when someone needs help. The helper doesn't have to wait for the doctor because knowing few skills of first aid can make a hope for saving lives in kind of emergency.

While it’s useful to have one physician overseeing all of your family members, if your domestic helper happens to be trained as a caregiver, she can help ensure that appointments are being made, medicines are properly prescribed and issues are caught and addressed far before they become a life-threatening situation.

There are many training centers offering Caregiver courses for domestic helpers. Checking what type of training covered is completely essential. The training center cannot hand out a Caregiver certificate randomly and should be accredited by a reputable body.

MamaHelpers Academy always supports foreign helpers who are passionate in broadening their knowledge and upgrading their ability. We are delighted to see an outstanding learners and to reward their hard work.

MamaHelpers Academy Diploma in Caregiving for The Elderly, Disabled and Chronic Patients Course overview:

The objective of this course is to help students develop solid knowledge background and necessary practical skills to fulfill the role of caregivers for the client’s family. We regard caregiving as a professional skill in society and try to address the following questions in the course: What are the responsibilities of the caregiver? What knowledge and mentality should a good caregiver be equipped with? What are the practical tools that can help caregiver perform their tasks better? We’ll dig deeply into these questions in the course through case study, class activities and discussion to ensure that students have a comprehensive understanding of caregiving.

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