Do you have a passion for helping people?
Are you interested in working in healthcare?
Is giving dignity and providing support to people important to you?
Are you looking for a career that is in demand?
Imagine a career where no two days are the same.
You get to work in the morning and have a team meeting with the charge-nurse on staff. You get the update from how things went the night before with the residents of the long-term care home. You find out the night went pretty smoothly overall. Mr. Johnson had a bit of trouble taking his medication the night before, but your up for the challenge to help him today. Mrs. Smith needs her daily bath and there are some activities you will be involved with in the afternoon for the weekly games day for Wing C. Before you know it, the meeting is over and its off to go do patient lifts and assist the residents with their days. You know your day working in health care will be filled with excitement and challenge. You know you are prepared thanks to the training you received from Canadian College of Health, Science and Technology.
Does this sound like a rewarding career to you?
If so, start a rewarding career in health care as a Personal Support Worker.
You’ll gain hands-on practical experience throughout the Personal Support Worker program. Your health care instructors are experts in their field who actively work in their profession. They bring in real life examples of how to apply the theory you are learning in each class.
Not only will you gain the theory of being a Personal Support Worker, you will have the opportunity to apply it!
The Personal Support Worker program (PSW Certificate) covers topics such as:
The program provides you with an 11-week internship placement which will allow you to apply the knowledge you learned in class and the skills you learned in your practical labs.
Your goal of going to school is to prepare for a career that you love and can enjoy for years to come. The hardest part of graduating is finding your first position in your new career. The Canadian College of Health, Science and Technology is there for you to get you going in the right direction. The college has a dedicated Career Services department which offers:
The college acts as a hub connecting you to a variety of employment resources in Windsor to help move you from student to professional.