Personal Support Worker Certificate(NACC) Program

Looking for a fulfilling and in-demand career that makes a difference in people’s personal lives? Consider becoming a Personal Support Worker! With a practicum placement and training, you will be equipped to work in long-term care facilities, home care settings, hospitals, and more. Join a supportive community of professionals who make a positive impact every day.

This program is certified by NACC,  a national association representing 550 regulated career colleges across Canada, and is widely acknowledged both nationally and internationally.

Update: New Stipend Incentives for PSWs in Ontario

The Ontario government has introduced new stipend incentives to address the ongoing demand for PSWs. 

New students may receive up to $5,440 during clinical placements, while recent graduates may receive $10,000 for a 12-month commitment to work in long-term care homes or home and community care. 

Graduates working in rural, remote, or northern areas may receive an additional $10,000 for relocation costs. 

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Highlights

This program is in high demand and provides students with the practical and theoretical knowledge necessary to work in the field of personal support. With a practicum placement, students will gain hands-on experience and will be able to find employment opportunities in long-term care facilities, home care settings, retirement homes, nursing homes, supportive housing, group homes, adult day programs, hospitals, and educational facilities.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program can find employment opportunities in long-term care facilities, home care settings, retirement homes, nursing homes, supportive housing, group homes, adult day programs, hospitals, and educational facilities.

Potential Future Title

Personal Support Worker.

Program Details

The Course consists of 15 modules. These modules are covered in the classroom and in the practicum.

  • PSW Foundations
  • Safety and Mobility
  • Body Systems
  • Assisting with Personal Hygiene
  • Abuse and Neglect
  • Household Management, Nutrition and Hydration 
  • Care Planning, Restorative Care, Documentation, Working in the Community
  • Assisting the Family, Growth and Development
  • Assisting the Dying Person
  • Assisting with Medications
  • Cognitive and Mental Health Issues and Brain Injuries
  • Health Conditions
  • Gentle Persuasive Approaches in Dementia Care
  • Clinical Placement (Facility)
  • Clinical Placement (Community)

*JOB FINDING WORKSHOPS ARE INCLUDED

  • An Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent
  • English proficiency requirement for International students

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