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General Duty Assistant

General Duty Assistant (GDA) is a crucial role in the healthcare sector, providing essential support to medical professionals in patient care. This program provides a promising healthcare pathway post-high school or equivalent.

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  • 15k to 30k

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    Minimum 10th & Above

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Benefit from experienced industry professionals for top-quality education and career guidance.

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State-of-the-Art Laboratories

Access the latest technology for hands-on training, enhancing practical skills.

Industry-Aligned Curriculum

Gain relevant skills and certifications for success in the competitive healthcare sector.

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General Duty Assistant
Course Overview

The General Duty Assistant (GDA) course equips individuals with fundamental skills essential for providing basic patient care in healthcare settings. From mastering patient care tasks to understanding infection control, vital signs monitoring, and first aid, participants gain a comprehensive understanding of healthcare practices. Through practical training and certification, graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes, contributing effectively to patient well-being while upholding professional standards and ethical principles.

Key Features

  • Opportunities for student engagement through group discussions, case study analysis, self-paced learning, and quizzes.
  • "Learn and Earn Program" offering paid internships through a partnership with CWF, facilitating hands-on experience and career development.
  • Hybrid learning approach integrating on-the-job training in hospitals with online theory sessions and in-class practical sessions.

General Duty Assistant
Course Details

Learning Path

  • Provide effective nursing care for maintain best possible level of health in all aspects

  • Promote self care in people under their care.

  • Apply knowledge from the humanities, biological and behavioral sciences in functioning as a nurse

  • Participate as member of the health team in delivery of curative preventive, promotive and rehabilitative health care service.


  • Student can work asNursing director, deputy Nursing director, Assistance Nursing director, Nurse Manager, Nurse Educator, Senior Nursing Officer, Nurse Supervisor, Rehabilitation Nurse, Shift Incharge

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