This one-year certificate program prepares the participant to be a flexible, organized care provider who can function in a long-term care facility/residential as well as in a community setting. As a care provider, support would be given to a variety of age groups according to individual needs. Through theory, lab practice and clinical/community experience, this program will direct the participants to deliver care and supportive skills in personal care, social and recreational activities in various working environments.
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Grade 12 English
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with Grade 12 English (ENG4C or equivalent). Applicants may also have an Academic and Career Entrance Certificate, a General Educational Development (GED) certificate, or Mature Student status (19 years of age or older and without a high school diploma at the start of the program).
Accepted applicants must be in good health and submit a Health Assessment Form and an Immunization Form prior to registration. A current Standard First Aid and CPR Level "C" certificate is required prior to registration.
September 7, 2010
* 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.