One in four adult Canadians has some degree of hearing loss with 4.74% of the population being deaf or hard of hearing. This course is designed to give the employee an understanding of hearing loss, and an appreciation of challenges faced by being hard of hearing. The employee will learn a few tips and tricks to help them be heard easily and clearly by a person who may be hard of hearing. Material covered includes causes of hearing loss, a self-test for hearing loss, diagnosing hearing loss, living with hearing loss, and hard of hearing etiquette.
Home Health Care