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Brampton, ON
(905) 497-0507
Markham, ON
(905) 305-9995
Mississauga, ON
(905) 566-0507
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(905) 844-6677
Downtown Toronto, ON
(416) 365-0505
Scarborough, ON
(416) 335-0508
Calgary, AB
(403) 457-6400

Personal Support Worker

Program Overview

 
Get yourself job-ready in only 24 weeks - 1 Academic Year ! with Evergreen College’s Personal Support Worker Diploma Program. We’ll prepare you for a satisfying career in the booming healthcare industry, giving you a well-rounded education and all-encompassing skill-building to succeed in your new career. From our experienced, dedicated instructors to our committed Career Services team, we’ll make sure you achieve the success you’ve always dreamed of!
 

The Skills and Confidence You’ll Acquire

 
During the course of our program, we’ll prepare for a rewarding career as a Personal Support Worker (PSW), providing care, support and assistance to clients who are aging, chronically ill and/or have physical disabilities.  As a PSW, you’ll assist clients and their families with the many tasks for which they require assistance, including meal preparation, hygiene, bathing, dressing and attending to household tasks that clients can no longer manage on their own. Successful graduates of our program will receive their First Aid & CPR certifications, Public Health Food Handler Certificate and Alzheimer’s Society Training certificate.
 

The Career Opportunities You’ll Have

 
Successful graduates of the Evergreen College Personal Support Worker Diploma Program are prepared for long term careers in a variety of workplace settings, including retirement and nursing homes, group homes, hospice centres, day care centres and as self-employed PSWs for private clients.
 
Fill out our online form and we’ll give you all the information you need on our Personal Support Worker Diploma Program, including admissions requirements, program start dates, financial aid assistance options and more!
 

Why Choose Evergreen College?

 
Enrol in our Personal Support Worker Diploma Program, and you’ll quickly discover exactly how Evergreen College sets you up for success.
 
  • Get hands-on training in our state-of-the-art training labs and then put that training into practice during your work placement practicum. Get invaluable, on-the-job experience that you can put right on your resumé!
     
  • Flexible morning, evening and weekend classes allow you to create a schedule that suits your lifestyle and commitments.
     
  • Financial assistance options will help make your dream a reality, including Second Career funding, instalment payment plans, bursaries, scholarships, loans, lines of credit and more.
     
  • Our Career Services program and dedicated Job Placement Assistance team offer interview technique workshops, networking tips, employment leads and more, all designed to get you the job you’ve been studying for!
 
Fill out our online form and let us show you how quickly and easily you can get the future you’ve always wanted! 
 

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Grad Testimonial

My name is Manesa Barnes; I'm an international student from Jamaica. Coming to a new country and adapting to the new lifestyle was different at first but as I meet friends along the way and open up more both in my language and those in my surroundings, I see myself improving since I started Evergreen College. I'm no long the shy person; thanks to Evergreen College. I have successfully completed the ECA program and now I'm currently enrolled in the community service program (CSW). I feel like I have accomplish a lot by doing assignments and group work. The ECA class was really great, because I appreciate the small classes because I feel that it enhanced my learning skills and encourage me to have one on one conversation with my professor and classmates. My perspective of the class was that it had a friendly environment that made me feel welcome. I enjoyed my field placement which I did for four months. Overtime as I got more Intune in what I was doing, the children became my priority. My professor prepare me for my field placement very well, so when I went out in the field I knew what I was doing because I knew how to apply what I've learned. While I was in the ECA class, I got the opportunity to visit the Scott Mission. By being involve in donating items such as clothing, can foods and money that was put together from the bake sale by the ECA class and professor.
Manesa Barnes

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