Program Description

New Spring Offering Starts April 2022

Spring and Fall PSW offerings are tuition free with paid clinical placements and other student supports! Apply Today!

Gain knowledge and practical skills to work as a team member with clients, families, nurses, physicians and other support services. You will gain hands-on experience through professional practice placements in health care agencies under the supervision of instructors and preceptors. You will also learn the legislation that is relevant to the role of a PSW including the Human Rights Code, Child and Family Services Act, Occupational Health and Safety Act, Worker’s Compensation Act, and the Long Term Care Homes Amendment Act.

YEAR 1

Term 1 

  • PSW Professional Practice 1
  • Foundations 1
  • PSW Lab 1
  • Structure and Function of the Human Body
  • Informatics in Health Care

Options Group(1): Select 1

  • Communication D
  • Communication

Term 2 

  • PSW Professional Practice 2
  • Community Based Simulation
  • Mental Health
  • Palliative Care
  • PSW Foundation 2
  • PSW Lab 2
  • PSW Supportive Care Theory
Admission Requirements: 
  • OSSD or equivalent (Mohawk Academic Upgrading, GED) including:    
  • Grade 12 English, C or U or equivalent
  • Grade 10 Mathematics, D (Academic) or P (Applied) level

1st Year Fees Total $4359.15 *Based on 2021/2022 Domestic Tuition and Fees

Eligible applicants may receive tuition and other supports! (Subject to terms, conditions, and availability). Call today to learn more.

Career Paths: 
  • Home Care Agencies
  • Long Term Care Homes
  • Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
  • Hospitals
  • OPSWA (Ontario Personal Support Workers Association)