Get the skills to start a rewarding new career as a Personal Support Worker in just 9 months

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The Personal Support Worker program provides you with the training needed to 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.

At Canadian Business College, you’ll get hands-on training and practical work experience. When you graduate, you’ll have the career-ready skills that will help you provide one-on-one patient care. Bets of all, you’ll have the added satisfaction of knowing that your job is making a difference in the life of others.

Interested in learning more about the Personal Support Worker program? Live chat with one of our Academic Advisors, or fill out the form to get more info!



Is a Rewarding Career as a Personal Support Worker Right for You?

Take the “Canadian Business College Personal Support Worker Career Training Readiness” Quiz

The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get your Personal Support Worker Career Training Readiness Score Now!

MAKE A DIFFERENCE

If making a difference in your community is important to you, Canadian Business College’s Personal Support Worker certificate course will provide you with a foundation for valuable and rewarding career.

As a Personal Support Worker, you will provide essential help to people who need it the most.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

•  PSW Foundations
•  Safety and Mobility
•  Body Systems

•  Assisting with Personal Hygiene
•  Abuse and Neglect
•  Household management, Nutrition and Meal Preparation
•  Care Planning, Restorative Care, Documentation and Working in the Community
•  Assisting the Family, Growth and Development
•  Assisting the Dying Person
•  Assisting with Medications
•  Cognitive and Mental Health Issues and Brain Injuries
•  Health Conditions
•  Clinical Placement (Community)
•  Clinical Placement (Facility)
•  Student Success Strategies
•  Career Strategies

CAREER OUTLOOK

Personal Support Workers have always played an important role in nursing homes and long-term care facilities. With those areas being hit considerably hard by COVID-19, the demand for trained Personal Support Workers is now higher than ever. The career opportunities in this sector will be abundant for the foreseeable future.

As a Personal Support Worker, you may work in environments such as:

•  Private facilities
•  Not-for-profit homecare agencies
•  Senior citizens homes
•  Nursing homes
•  Hospitals
•  Client residences
•  Self-employment

PROGRAM AVAILABILITY

Scarborough Campus

STUDENT & CAREER SERVICES

Canadian Business College’s Student and Career Services team helps convert the knowledge, skills and training that you acquire over the course of your studies into meaningful jobs and careers once you graduate. Our top priority is to facilitate relationships between you and the businesses, organizations and industries where you will work and further develop your skills.

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