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McCare Global Educational Cruise 2023

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"Caring for Self While Caring for Others"

Stress and Burnout Management Practices and Self-Care for Healthcare Workers


At the end of the course, the participants will be able to:

1. Identify life stressors

2. Determine the impact of stress on one’s ability to work at the optimal level

3. Recognize burnout symptoms and their effects on employees and the organization

4. Identify ways to manage burnout

5. Apply stress management and self-care practices to maintain physical and mental health


Who should attend: Nurses, Care Aides & Allied Health 


Course Fee:

$550 for non-McCare Nurses,Care Aides & Allied Health
$450 for McCare Nurses, Care Aides & Allied Health


         Kelly Hallock RN BScN graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Alberta in 2007. She has extensive clinical nursing experience in a variety of specialty areas - Intensive Care / Critical Care, Oncology, Liver and Lung Transplant, Organ Donation and Rural Emergency and has also worked as a nurse educator in the following areas: Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, OR, Acute Care and Rural Emergency.

         Kelly is a certified instructor with Heart and Stroke in the following areas: Basic Life Support (BLS) Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Life Support (PALS). She also has her Emergency Practices in Care Canada Facilitator.

         Kelly is a certified speaker trainer and coach with John Maxwell Team and is a founding partner with Avante Leadership Consulting Ltd.

         Kelly believes that dynamic instruction and simulation training builds confidence and competence and creates high-performing teams in stressful situations. She has thought hundreds of nursing sessions on a variety of topics including EKG. ABGs, Code Blue, resiliency mental health conflict the escalation of nurse mentorship leadership and development to name a few

         She is an active member of the Association of Regulated Nurses of Manitoba as the co-chair of the Professional Development Committee, served on multiple committees and was part of the creation of the simulation-based curriculum for training the clinical nurse on the recognition of deteriorating patients.


NCL: Norwegian Epic

Caribbean: Curacao, Aruba & Bonaire from San Juan, Puerto Rico

San Juan, Puerto Rico – Embarkation (point of origin)
Oranjestad, Aruba
Willemstad, Curacao
Kralendijk, Bonaire
Castries, St. Lucia
Basseterre, St, Kitts
San Juan, Puerto Rico - Debarkation

CABIN PRICING (With & Without Flight

                                                                                              Inside Cabin (max 2 guests) 
$951.12 (2 occupants) $1,481.10
                                                                                                    Balcony (max 3 guests) 
$1,408.21 (2 occupants) $1,938.79
$1,208.60 (3 occupants) $1,915.72



NOTE: First come first serve with all available cabins. To secure your preferred cabin,
a reservation fee of C$350 is needed as soon as possible.
The deadline for full cabin payment and the course registration fee is on
November 19, 2022

The deadline for cancellation with no cancellation fee is on or before November 19, 2022.



4  Amenities either A or B (not combinable)

Inside Cabin
2 Amenities but combinable (choose from A & B)

Other benefits
Beverage perks (3rd and 4th guest should be 21 years old and above)

NEW: 1 night Specialty Dining for 7 11 Day on Inside but two for Balcony  



Studio & Inside
Choose 2 amenities from the Affinity Group Amenities list or Non-Gratuity Amenity List

Balcony, & Club Balcony Suites
Receive all 4 amenities from the Affinity Group Amenities list or Non-Gratuity Amenity List

Staterooms that are fit to include qualify for group amenities + 1 bonus amenity.
Group amenities can be selected at stateroom level.


To know more about the McCare Educational Cruise 2023 : 

McCare Educational Cruise March 2023


To register for the course: 



To book your preferred cabin: 

Norwegian Epic Cabin Booking


For questions or clarifications concerning the course: 



For questions or clarifications concerning the cabin booking: 



Right to Cancel Cruise and Activities:
       McCare reserves the right to cancel the cruise for any reason (including, without limitation, by reason of a Force Majeure Event) or at any time the carrier, Norwegian Epic, cancels or modify any activity on or off the ship to comply with all governmental laws and orders given by governmental authorities.
       Accordingly, you should not make any important arrangements, flight and accommodation bookings or meetings based on the scheduled Cruise on or before November 19, 2022. McCare cannot be held responsible for any charges that you may incur from these cancellations.