Personal Support WorkerSeneca College

About this Program

Level: Certificate in Personal Support Worker

Discpline: Nursing

Length: 2 semesters

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Application Fee: $90.00
Tuition Fee: $15,164.00

Yorkgate Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed
May, 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed

King Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed
Jan., 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed

Program Description

This one-year certificate program is designed to teach you how to effectively provide care and assistance to clients and families in order to live fulfilling lives in their communities and in institutions. As a student of this program, you will develop a broad range of abilities emphasizing value, true sensitivity and respect for the individuality of each client. You will also have the opportunity to participate in cross disciplinary and/or inter-professional learning opportunities with other members of the care and service team for example, Practical Nursing, Registered Nursing and Social Service Workers.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.