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2018-19

Health Care Aide

Many seniors or individuals who are faced with physical or mental challenges would like to remain independent in their own homes. The Health Care Aide is trained to effectively care for and assist these people. The Health Care Aide provides similar services to individuals in institutional settings such as special care homes.

The earning potential is $26,400 - $46,800/yr.  See drop-down menu for employment opportunities

Careers
  • Personal Support Worker
  • Continuing Care Assistant
  • Nurse Aide
  • Long Term Care Aide
  • Housekeepers
  • Visiting Homemaker
  • Special Care Aide and many more

 

Full or Part Time programming

The program is available for full-time pre-employment delivery. Part-time delivery of program is possible.
 

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

  • High School Transcripts
  • CPIC
  • Vulnerable Sector Check
  • Up-to-date Immunization Record

Mature Admission

  • Age of 21 or older
  • Out of school for one (1) year
  • Any applicant under mature admission is subject to a CAAT test

If you are currently enrolled in and completing high school:

  • Submit most up-to-date high school transcript
  • Submit a confirmation of enrolment of your final semester courses

Please contact an advisor for more information at advisor@siit.ca.

What is CAAT Testing

The Canadian Adult Achievement Test (CAAT) is a measure of your current functional level in Reading Comprehension, Number Operations and Problem Solving and Language. This battery of assessments has been designed specifically for the Canadian adult, regardless of his or her previous school experience.

You will be tested in the following areas for the Business program.

  • Vocabulary
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Spelling
  • Language

You will be placed in the respective program of choice according to your score in all four sections of the CAAT test.

Graduation Requirements

To graduate, students must complete all courses with a minimum average of 60%. 

Tuition & Fees

Based on 2017/18 Academic year:

 

Tuition:  $4200.00

Compulsory Fee: $560.00

Textbooks: $750.00