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PSW (Personal Support Worker) Certificate Program


  • Campus
    Ottawa
  • Duration
    29 weeks
  • Certification
    PSW Certification

Start your career in 29 weeks!

Are you ready to start an exciting career in home health care? The Personal Support Worker (PSW) program at the SE Career College of Health will prepare you to work in this growing industry.

As Canada’s largest not-for-profit home care provider with over 9,000 Leaders of Impact, we understand what it takes to succeed in this industry. Graduates of our program will gain the knowledge, confidence and skills to help clients and their families in a variety of exciting settings. Our nationally-recognized curriculum and practical hands-on training ensures graduates can deliver the best possible care in various settings such as hospitals, long-term care and from the comforts of a client’s home.

The Personal Support Worker (PSW) Program is a comprehensive 29-week program that meets and exceeds the Ontario Personal Support Worker Program Standard (2014, Queens Printer for Ontario). Our class times have been designed to meet the needs of our students. Delivered with an innovative approach and combined with SEs clinical expertise, as well as over a century of experience in home health care, our program is sure to prepare you for success! After successful completion of the program, all graduates are guaranteed a SE job interview.*

At SE Career College of Health we help students to develop a knowledge and skill level that includes basic principles of holistic health care and social service training. SE Career College of Health aims to provide a new generation of passionate Personal Support Workers with the skills they need to help our aging population.

We are dedicated to your success as a student and offer:

  • Gentle Persuasive Approach (GPA) Certification, click here for more information on GPA Certification
  • Personalized support
  • Flexible payment schedules
  • Assistance with financial aid
  • Affordable tuition with no added costs
  • Guaranteed job interview*

Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of clients and their families?

*interview is dependent on student successfully completing all program components