Personal Support WorkerLambton College

About this Program

Level: Certificate in Personal Support Worker

Discpline: Public Health

Length: 2 semesters

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Application Fee: $150.00 waived
Tuition Fee: $13,712.00

Sarnia Campus Campus

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

Program Description

The Personal Support Worker program prepares graduates to provide care and assistance to clients of any age who have defined health care needs including help with their activities of daily living. Through theory classes and experiential learning opportunities, including simulation and clinical placements, the student will learn to make a difference in clients' lives by alleviating loneliness, providing empathy, ensuring comfort, encouraging independence, and promoting self-respect in all health care settings.

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.