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PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER

Type: Ontario College Certificate

Length: 1 Year

Partner: Canadore College 

Delivery: Virtual Delivery

Next Intakes: Fall 2021 

Locations: Virtual Delivery

Tuition: *Funded by Mohawks of the Bay of Quinte for limited qualified MBQ members

OVERVIEW 

This program trains students to offer personal care and home management services to clients in community or institutional settings. Personal support workers provide services to clients with physical, cognitive, emotional and behavioural challenges. Learn hands-on in the classroom, on community placements and in the home environment simulation lab equipped with high-end fidelity audio/visual equipment and interactive mannequins. PSWs are highly sought after as health care providers, working collaboratively as part of the health care team or in a supported independent living environment.

PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER STUDIES: 

  • Nutritional menu planning
  • Clinical and community care (hospital and long-term care)
  • Simulation and lab work
  • Diseases and pharmacology
  • Patient client home care

 

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: 

  • Long-term care facilities
  • Community/home care
  • Hospitals
  • Hospice 

 

CURRICULUM 

Click HERE for the full list of courses

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS 

OSSD or equivalent, ENG4C or ENG4U

 

Note: FNTI has determined that we will deliver all 2021-2022 classes virtually for most programs. Click here for more information.‚Äč

For more information contact Recruitment 1.800.267.0637, ext.156 or email us: recruitment@fnti.net