Academy of Learning Career College - Alberta

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Health Care Aide

Academy of Learning Career College - Alberta

Field of Study:Health Aide
Course Based:Yes
Length:22 Week(s)


The purpose of this program is to enable students to acquire the knowledge and skills required to provide personal care and support services to clients and residents, consumers and families in both community and institutional settings. This program is designed to provide the knowledge and practical skills training required for an employment-ready trained graduate as a Health Care Assistant / Long Term Care Aide / Resident Care Aide.


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Applicants are required to have Grade 12 or equivalent or Mature Student Status (19 years of age or older).
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    Applicants are required to have: passing score on the literacy test; fluency in English (oral and written); Canadian Language Benchmark* scores indicating they have achieved a minimum of Level 6 in the speaking, listening, and reading tests; fitness to complete the practical components of the program; up-to-date immunizations (Seasonal Flu, H1N1, and Hepatitis A and B are recommended); and a Clear Adult Criminal Record Check.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 17, 2019