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Algonquin College Personal Support Worker Program

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Pembroke, Ontario


This one-year Ontario College Certificate Program provides students with the knowledge and practical techniques to work as a personal care provider in a wide range of healthcare environments. Through a combination of theory, lab practice, and clinical/community experience, students are equipped with the skills to deliver individualized care to clients of varying ages and to support their healthcare needs.
Success factors
This program is well suited for students who:

Enjoy the challenges of working with people of all ages and cultural backgrounds
Possess good communication and interpersonal skills
Like working with others as a member of a team
Are willing to meet the needs of the aging population

Debra Balasevicius, Chair – Health & Community Studies

[email protected]

613-735-4700 Ext. 2753

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