PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS INTHP-NA Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

Courses and Descriptions

WRKS-1027COVID-19 Nasopharyngeal Sample Collection

This micro-credential focuses on nasopharyngeal sample collection, which is an important part of identifying individuals with COVID-19 to assist in the pandemic response. Students will become familiar with safe sample collection procedures. This will include a review of COVID-19 and its causative agent, the anatomy and physiology of the nasopharynx, and best practices when working with clients and samples.

Admission Requirements:

Those working in the health-care field will be required to present proof of employment in the field, a certificate of graduation, confirmation of registration or a license with the regulatory body for that profession.

All students will be required to present proof of enrolment or registration in a Manitoba post-secondary education program.

Health professionals qualified to practice in jurisdictions outside Manitoba or Canada will be required to present proof of degree or registration or a license with the regulatory body from an outside jurisdiction (current or lapsed).

Please be advised, students with English as a second language should only take this course if they meet the English language requirements listed on the COVID-19 Nasopharyngeal Sample Collection page. Proof of completed English Language Assessment is not required.

For complete details on admission requirements and eligibility, please click here.

Note: Students registering for a Regional offering must be able to attend lab and work in the region for which they have registered.

To register, please call the Continuing Education Office at 204-694-1789 or 1-866-242-7073.


Class Availability

Beginning September 1, 2018: students enrolling in Online Education courses will be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus stores or online. To review booklists and purchase textbooks, please visit bookstore.rrc.ca.

Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Course Dates and Fees

2020 Fall Term - Continuing Education
WRKS-1027 COVID-19 Nasopharyngeal Sample Collection
Location: Online
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Nov 30, 20 - Dec 04, 20  M. Sykes210940$0
Dec 07, 20 - Dec 11, 20  M. Sykes210941$0
Location: Online
Dates
Nov 30, 20 - Dec 04, 20
Class days
 
 
Delivery
Instructor
M. Sykes
Section
210940
Cost
$0
Dates
Dec 07, 20 - Dec 11, 20
Class days
 
 
Delivery
Instructor
M. Sykes
Section
210941
Cost
$0
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