*Resident Care Attendant or Long Term Care Aide requirements
1.Applicants must provide the school with a copy of their high school diploma or higher to be accepted into any Gateway College program. (**Not applied to mature students)
2.Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.
3.Applicants must provide proof of language proficiency.
•or Score of :TOEFL (PBT) 530, TOEFL (CBT) 197, TOEFL (IBT) 71 or TOEIC 730
•or IELTS 5.5
•or Score of 65%* on the Entrance Exam of Gateway College
4.Negative TB Test Result
5.Acceptable Criminal Record Check Report
6.Mumps Vaccine or Proof of Blood Test
**A mature student is a student who is 19 or older and does not have a British Columbia School Diploma
*Nursing Assistant and Communication Diploma language requirements:
•Entry into Year 1: no English required
•Entry into Year 2: Score of 60% on the Entrance Exam of Gateway College
*LPN Access Program requirements:
•Completed “Application Form"
•Application Fee $120
•RCA / LTCA Diploma & Transcript
•Two Letters of Reference
•Current First Aid & CPR Certificate
•Math 12 or GW Math Assessment
•English 12 or GW English Assessment
•Photocopy of Social Insurance Number (*Not applied to International Students)
•Photocopy of Picture ID (*Passport/Driver’s License/BCID)
•Photocopy of CareCard or Health Insurance Card
•Criminal Record Check
•TB Skin Test or Chest X-Ray
•Mumps Vaccine or Proof of Blood Test
•Flu Shot (*If Practicum is from November to April)
•Work Experience (*Not Required but an Asset)
•Biology 12 (*Not Required but an Asset)
Please note that meeting the minimum requirement does not guarantee admission to Gateway College.
You may download our application form from the Web site. After you complete the form, you can send it along with your required documents to us by mail, e-mail, or fax. Your application will be on hold until we receive all required documentation. After we have received your documentation, we will send you a confirmation e-mail with details on our bank information and how to remit the tuition fee. Please do not hesitate to contact us for further details or assistance.