Personal Support Worker
+ Internship (35 weeks)
This program gives the basic understanding about providing ongoing or short-term home support services for individuals and families during periods of incapacitation, convalescence or family disruption. Personal Support Workers are employed by government, non-profit and home care agencies, or are self-employed. PSW’s perform house-keeping and other home management duties in private households and other residential establishments. Companions provide elderly and convalescent clients with companionship and personal care in residential settings.
Through a series of real-life case studies and practical field training, you’ll learn how to: