MacEwan University

Hearing Aid Practitioner

Program Information

School:MacEwan University
Degree:Diploma; Co-op; Online
Field of Study:Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other
Description:Hearing aid practitioners (also called hearing instrument specialists) work with adult clients, in businesses that sell hearing aids and assistive listening devices. They test hearing ability, select appropriate hearing aids and/or assistive listening devices for clients to purchase, and provide ongoing counseling and support to clients for their hearing and communication needs.

MacEwan University’s Hearing Aid Practitioner program paved the way for diploma programs of its kind in North America, and is recognized internationally by hearing healthcare organizations as a leader in the education and training of hearing aid practitioners. MacEwan University provides the theoretical and practical knowledge required for dispensing hearing aids and assistive listening devices, as well as the broader knowledge needed for professional success in areas such as aural rehabilitation, interpersonal communication, customer service and small business management.
URL:Hearing Aid Practitioner at MacEwan University
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $16,886

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on March 05, 2015