Module 1 of the Canadian Culture and Communication for Nurses/Health Care Professionals program is a 12 week introduction to Canadian Healthcare Communication. It is designed for internationally-educated nurses who have a Canadian Language Benchmark (CLB) (or equivalent English language proficiency test) levels of 6-7 in Listening, Speaking and Reading and Writing. (IELTS 5.5-6). Module 1 includes lessons and activities that focus on foundational language skills and CELBAN preparation skill building/prep.
Topics covered: Listening, Reading & Writing skills for health professionals, reporting on patients, pain vocabulary & asking questions, giving instructions/suggestions.