Canadian Business College - Scarborough

Personal Support Worker Diploma (PSW)

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Program Information

School:Canadian Business College - Scarborough
Faculty:Health Care and Dental
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Health Aide
Description:The Personal Support Worker certificate course offered at the Canadian Business College Scarborough Campus provides students with the skills and training needed to effectively support individuals who require assistance with routine daily tasks and activities. As a Personal Support Worker you may assist the elderly, chronically ill and/or people with physical disabilities by helping to create optimal living conditions.

The Personal Support Worker certificate course will teach students communication, critical thinking, problem solving and interpersonal skills needed to develop effective client relationships. To help in any support worker environment, students will learn about the individuality of each client, their role as a Personal Support Worker, tips on assisting the families of clients and household management for those who require domestic aid.
URL:Personal Support Worker Diploma (PSW) at Canadian Business College - Scarborough
Length:21 Week(s)

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

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

    Applicants must have completed Grade 12 or qualify for mature student status.

    Additional Admission Requirements:
      Also required: fluency in English (demonstrated skill in verbal and written, communication and comprehension is sufficient to meet the demands of the program); fitness to complete practical (a medical certificate is required); a police check of criminal record; imunization for TB vaccine; and completion of an aptitude test.

      * 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 June 28, 2019