Are you looking to pursue a rewarding career in the healthcare field but require assistance in upgrading your English language skills?
This comprehensive program is designed to prepare students for the Health Care Aide Certificate Program while emphasizing language and academic skills. With small class sizes and tutoring services, we provide personalized attention and support to students throughout their learning journey. Through intensive language training and academic skill development, we equip students with the necessary tools for success in the HCA program and in the healthcare environment. Additionally, qualified individuals can benefit from Alberta Government grant funding for both the full-time EAL component and the full-time Health Care Aide program.
- Delivery: Online
- Classes are taught through Microsoft Teams. Our well-trained and experienced staff will provide training and support to students who require additional assistance with online language training.
- Duration: 16 weeks
- Class Schedule: Mon to Fri (9:30am – 2:00pm)
- Students complete English for Academic Purposes Course and English for Medical Purposes Course
- Delivery: Online and In-Person
- Theory classes are delivered online through Microsoft Teams
- Lab classes are held on-site at the college
- Clinical placements take place at designated sites
- Duration: 32 weeks
- Class Schedule: Mon to Thurs (8:00am – 12:00pm)
- Students complete the Government of Alberta Health Care Aide Certificate Program (After completing the program, students must pass the provincial certification exam)
- For information on the Health Care Aide Program, please see our Health Care Aide Program page.
- Lectures 0
- Quizzes 0
- Duration 50 hours
- Skill level All levels
- Language English
- Students 1
- Assessments Yes