UMS Healthcare College, Toronto: UMS Healthcare College is an allied health career training center situated in the Glen Park area of the North York district, just 10 minutes from Downtown Toronto. We provide a dedicated Personal Support Worker program. The course features 355 hours of clinical training, and students can avail of Day, Evening, and Weekend study options.
Personal Support Worker (PSW) Diploma Program: Duration: 6 months / 355 Clinical Hours. Day, Evening, and Weekend study options available
What is a Personal Support Worker? A Personal Support Worker provides support to people who need assistance in daily needs because of injury, illness or aging. PSW’s give patients important social and emotional support and also provide vital information on patient conditions to nurses, doctors, and other medical staff.
PSWs provide assistance to patients with daily living tasks, help in day-to-day activities such as making bed, cleaning and washing. Most PSW's agree that it is one of the most rewarding challenges that a person in the healthcare industry can undertake.
Modules / Learning Outcomes: - Assessing Client Needs - Assisting A Person with Medications - Assisting A Person with Mobility - Assisting A Person who Is Dying - Assisting Family - Assisting With Personal Hygiene - Basic Knowledge Of Medical Conditions - Cognitive Impairment And Mental Health Issues - Computer Essentials - Crisis Prevention Intervention - First Aid - Household Management And Meal Preparation - Interpersonal Skills - Manage Ongoing Conditions - Providing Optimal Support/Care Planning - Records Documentation - Safety Hazards - WHMIS & Fire Safety
Clinical Training: The student must complete 355 hours of clinical training to graduate and receive their diploma. The students will have hands on experience, using their knowledge from the theory and skills learned in the classroom.
A clinical instructor will be with the students for 180 hours of supervised clinical placement in both a long term care facility and a community facility. Students must then complete 175 hours of unsupervised clinical placement in both a long term care facility and community facility.
Academy of Learning College - Warden & Sheppard is a Toronto-based career training college that provides Certificate & Diploma courses in a variety of popular career topics.
Academy of Learning College is dedicated to helping students reach their goals—quickly and easily, and in a setting that builds confidence while building skills. Students receive intensive, hands-on training for jobs at flexible time schedules in a professional atmosphere.
Academy of Learning College believes that support is the key to success in a friendly, accessible and professional environment that is conducive to competency-based learning. This is sustained by way of relevant curriculum, ongoing research and development, up-to-date equipment, a facilitated learning process, and a network of colleges with consistent standards
Reeves College, established in 1961, with campuses in Calgary City Centre, Calgary North, Edmonton, Lloydminster, and Lethbridge in Alberta, Canada, offers vocational training licensed under the Private Vocational Schools Act.
At Reeves, we offer a first-class training facility dedicated to the needs of individuals who intend on starting a new career or enhancing their current skills.
Everyone here, from admissions staff to administration to classroom instructors have one ambition and purpose, to provide you with powerful, life-changing skills and training.
Reeves College provides an intimate learning environment where small class sizes allow students to spend time with instructors one-on-one.
We offer diploma courses and programs in the areas of Healthcare, Business & Hospitality, including community health care, medical office assistant courses, office administration, business administration management, and accounting technician courses.
We train individuals using current business applications, programs and techniques. Most diploma programs include an internship/practicum placement program.
Note: Reeves College only accepts inquiries here from persons living in Canada at present.
Established in 1980, Canadian Tourism College (CTC) has campuses in both Surrey and Vancouver, BC. We offer Diploma and Certificate programs in the fields of Adventure Tourism, Hospitality and Resort Management and Travel and Tourism, among others. As the oldest privately owned and operated tourism speciality education facility in Canada, we take great pride in the quality of educational opportunities for its students and as importantly, its dedication to providing graduates with lifelong placement assistance and guidance.
In keeping with our mission statement - Creating Career Opportunities in a Changing World - Canadian Tourism College partners with tourism companies world wide to create international work experiences for our graduates. CTC is committed to the promotion of ongoing professional development in the tourism industry by adding new training programs every year. In addition to our on-campus programs, we also offer an online - Travel Agent Certificate with CITC's 3 Star Endorsement.
With nine out of ten graduates hired within six months of graduation, Toronto’s George Brown College has established a reputation for equipping students with the skills, industry experience and credentials to pursue the careers of their choice.
From our two main campuses located across the downtown core, George Brown offers nearly 160 programs across a wide variety of professions to a student body of 60,000 (including those enrolled in full-time, part-time and continuing education programs).
Students can earn diplomas, post-graduate certificates, industry accreditation, apprenticeships and four-year bachelor degrees.
Diplomas, Post-graduate Certificates, Apprenticeships and Degree Programs.
Course categories include;
- ESL Programs
- Advanced Engineering & Building Technologies
- Business and Finance
- Chef School
- Early Childhood Development
- General Arts and Science
- Health Sciences
- Hospitality and Tourism
- Performing Arts, and more..
LaSalle College has distinguished itself as a private, post-secondary educational institution offering the highest quality of teaching and the utmost in student success. Located in Montreal, Quebec in Eastern Canada, we offer diploma & certificate programs in business management, hotel management and tourism, computer science, social sciences and fashion design. Essentially, the College offers a unique selection of pre-university and technical DEC programs, all of which lead either to accelerated university studies or to highly–valued positions on the job market.
In an effort to be accessible to everyone, the College also offers exclusive short-term training programs, allowing for professional reorientation and effective entry into the job market. LaSalle College responds to your needs and provides you with efficient pedagogical support thanks to its dynamic team of teachers straight from the industry. Our solid educational programs develop and evolve as a result of maintaining continuous contact with qualified professionals in the industry in each field of specialization.
Conveniently situated in Mississauga and serving the Greater Toronto Area, National Personal Training Institute (NPTI) is a leading personal trainer school. We provide an innovative and comprehensive Personal Fitness Trainer diploma program taught by experienced and qualified instructors. It will provide you with the specialized knowledge and skills you need for a successful and rewarding career as a Personal Trainer. You can complete this course in as little as six months, or attend class each Saturday for a year. Day, evening, and weekend class are available.
At NPTI, we are committed to providing a high standard of education for our aspiring fitness professionals. Our curriculum is geared to the needs of today’s health-minded people. Our modern facility has the latest exercise equipment and learning materials for an effective and comfortable learning environment. We emphasize hands-on, practical training, and offer FREE ongoing consultation with nutritionists and fitness experts. Free job placement assistance is also available for all our graduates.
Student Testimonial: "I believe that this personal training course has given me the confidence and knowledge base to be a great personal trainer. The staff is top notch, very approachable whenever I had questions and supportive in their advice. The practical aspect of this course is without a doubt the biggest asset. No other program offers it...Don't hesitate to take your personal training course with NPTI."
- Steve, NPTI Graduate
- Personal Fitness Training Program:
500-hour comprehensive program that can be completed in 6 months (5 hours a day, 4 days a week) or over the course of 1 year (8 hours every Saturday).
Training includes 300 hours of classroom instruction plus 200 hours supervised, hands-on gym time. You will also have a practical internship with 6 months of hands-on experience in a fitness facility with a personal trainer.