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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.

Telltale Signs You’re Destined for an HCA Career after Health Care School

Telltale Signs You’re Destined for an HCA Career after Health Care School

It is no secret that it takes a certain kind of person to be a fantastic and dedicated health care provider. Health Care Assistants (HCAs) spend their careers bettering the lives of others by providing compassionate and ethical care to individuals of all ages who have illnesses, or…

Managing Personal Grief During Your Personal Support Worker Career

Managing Personal Grief During Your Personal Support Worker Career

There is no doubt that Personal Support Workers (PSWs) make a positive impact on their clients’ lives, but what many do not realize is the lasting impression clients make on their PSW. Throughout their careers, PSWs provide compassionate person and family-centred care to countless individuals, many of whom…

Must-have Tips for a Successful Job Search after Health Care College

Must-have Tips for a Successful Job Search after Health Care College

Searching for your first job after graduating from health care college may seem daunting, but it does not have to be. Graduates of Health Care Assistant (HCA) training programs are expertly prepared for the challenges of an HCA career and have the skills to succeed in many different…

Why Internationally-trained Nurses Should Enrol in Our PSW Bridging Program

Why Internationally-trained Nurses Should Enrol in Our PSW Bridging Program

Are you a healthcare professional who was trained in another country and is now looking to begin a career in Canada? If so, Saint Elizabeth Health Career College’s (SEHCC) Personal Support Worker (PSW) Bridging program could be right for you. Designed for internationally-trained nurses, our Bridging program allows…

Transforming the Lives of Clients by Providing Home Care After Healthcare Career College

Transforming the Lives of Clients by Providing Home Care After Healthcare Career College

While many individuals living in retirement homes can live fairly independent and happy lives, an increasing number of Canadian baby boomers now wish to receive care in the comfort of their own home as they age. In fact, a 2013 survey conducted by RBC reported that 83 per…

Enhance Your Career Prospects After PSW School Using These Cover Letter Writing Tips

Enhance Your Career Prospects After PSW School Using These Cover Letter Writing Tips

Writing a cover letter alongside your resume is a necessary and important part of the job application process, and presents a unique opportunity for graduates of Personal Support Worker (PSW) programs to express their passion for their career path, and why they are the best person for the…