- Instructor: admin
- Duration: 104 weeks
The Advanced Diploma in General Duty Assistant (ADGDA) is a vocational training program that aims to provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge to work as a General Duty Assistant (GDA) in healthcare settings. GDAs are trained to provide basic patient care such as assisting with daily activities, monitoring vital signs, and maintaining patient hygiene.
The ADGDA program typically includes courses in healthcare communication, infection control, first aid and basic life support, medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, nutrition, and patient care procedures. The program may also include a period of supervised practical training in a healthcare facility to allow students to gain hands-on experience.
Successful completion of the ADGDA program may lead to employment opportunities as a GDA in hospitals, nursing homes, and other healthcare facilities. The duration and requirements of the program may vary depending on the institution offering the program.