This course is designed to help the students understand the functioning of the Acute care setting. The students will be able to learn the skills required to work in Acute Care setting.
Pursue a career as Acute Care Aid in variety of health care settings, both public & private.
After completion of this program, the graduates will be able to work as:
Earn up to $25.00* per hour as a Health Care Assistant
All wages taken from the Canada Job Bank
Health Care Assistant Certificate, or equivalent, from a BC Care Aide and Community Health Worker Registry recognized educational institution:
130 hours (6 Weeks Full time; 10 weeks Part Time)
|Course #||Title of Course/Work Experience Component||# of Hours|
|ACHA001||Acute Care and Personal Assistance||45|
|ACHA002||Working in Acute Care||45|
|ACHA003||Acute Care Clinical||40|
Please speak with your Campus Representative if you need further information.
|1||Tuition Fee||$2250||Domestic Students|
|1||Tuition Fee||$3250||International Students|
This program has been approved by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills and Training.
Western Community College offers a variety of financial aid opportunities to ease students’ stress and allow them to focus on their studies. If you need extra support, we have flexible funding to accommodate all our students, no matter their financial situation.
Our dedicated Financial Aid Officers will help you every step of the way.
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