Developmental Services WorkerGeorgian College

About this Program

Level: Diploma in Developmental Services Worker

Discpline: Social Work

Length: 4 semesters

Check My Eligibility
Application Fee: $100.00
Tuition Fee: $13,740.00

Orillia Campus

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

Owen Sound Campus

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

Orangeville Campus

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

Program Description

Students develop the knowledge and skills required to support people with developmental disabilities across the lifespan. Utilizing person directed planning, students advocate for self-determination in individuals with developmental disabilities, and facilitate the development of natural supports and opportunities for full community participation.

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.