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PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER PROGRAM

Serving Niagara and area since 1992

Choose Your Program

Full-Time Day

Ongoing start dates year round. Course length is 7 months

Part-Time Evening

Ongoing start dates year round. Course length is 9 months

Personal Support Worker

The Personal Support Worker (PSW) in Ontario provides a range of health care services in a variety of settings: long-term care facilities; agencies in the community for home care providers; in adult day programs; supportive housing settings; group homes; hospitals; educational facilities and; many other settings.

What Does a PSW DO?

The range of services provided by Personal Support Workers depends upon the individual needs of each person they support. Services include:

  • Home management (Such as shopping, house cleaning and meal preparation)

  • Personal care (such as dressing, personal hygiene, mobility and other routine activities of living in accordance with the Regulated Health Professions Act);

  • Family responsibilities (such as routine caregiving to children)

  • Social and recreational activities.

Testimonial

"There is many reasons I loved your school.  The class was small, the lab was realistic, hands-on training was perfect and detailed and even though we had to study the curriculum you still allowed us to be individuals and express ourselves.  As I started my job I felt I knew the basics and more….  Of course I am still learning things every day but  your school gave me the foundation to build on.
Thank you for everything"

-Branka Kukovica

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