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The healthcare industry is in a state of change, and we want to provide students with the knowledge they need for a lasting career in healthcare. Education is at the heart of SE Career College, and our blog can help keep you informed as you explore your career options, learn the latest news in the industry, and stay updated on the changes you may see in the healthcare profession.

Going Back to School? 4 Ways Personalized Attention at PSW School Can Help You Succeed

Going Back to School? 4 Ways Personalized Attention at PSW School Can Help You Succeed

If you’re interested in setting off on a new career path that allows you to make a tangible, positive impact in your clients’ lives every day, then personal support worker (PSW) training is a great way to gain the experience you’ll need to begin working in at-home care…

How Health Care Assistant Training Can Help You Encourage Good Mental Health

How Health Care Assistant Training Can Help You Encourage Good Mental Health

For those seeking a career that allows them to play a positive and uplifting role in people’s lives, helping them overcome challenges and maintain their quality of life, being an HCA can be an incredibly fulfilling and rewarding career. HCAs work in a variety of settings, including home…

Keeping a Safe Workplace: 4 Reasons to Consider First Aid Certification

Keeping a Safe Workplace: 4 Reasons to Consider First Aid Certification

Safety in the workplace means more than stepping around the ‘wet floor’ sign. It can also include administering first aid, which can help employees and employers better prepare for and respond to an emergency or medical situation. First aid can range from cleaning a cut to applying a…

How the Power of Positivity can Benefit the Health of Your Clients During Your Personal Support Worker Career

How the Power of Positivity can Benefit the Health of Your Clients During Your Personal Support Worker Career

Personal support workers (PSWs) do a lot for their clients. Often providing at-home care in private residences, they offer assistance with a wide variety of daily tasks which their clients are unable to perform themselves, due to limitations relating to their health or age. These tasks range from…

4 Common First-Aid Situations that You Can Manage with First Aid Certification

4 Common First-Aid Situations that You Can Manage with First Aid Certification

From cuts and scrapes to sunburns and splinters, minor accidents and injuries are often unavoidable. This doesn’t mean, however, that you can’t be prepared in case they do occur. The ability to assist a person who’s become injured is an important part of first aid, but in order…

How to Work Within the ‘Circle of Care’ during Personal Support Worker College

How to Work Within the ‘Circle of Care’ during Personal Support Worker College

From the family doctor to medical consultants, nurses, and personal support workers (PSWs), providing the public with healthcare services is typically a team effort, which is why many healthcare providers often work within an area known as the ‘Circle of Care’. The Circle of Care is a client-centred…