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Provide care to those who need it most as a Health Care Aide

The demand for Health Care Aides and Health Care providers is strong throughout Canada due to aging and population growth. Health Care Aides provide important assistance to a wide variety of patients including the elderly, injured or disabled persons who require support and care.  Health Care Aides work in hospitals, supportive care facilities, and assisted living housing facilities.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • winnipeg
  • brandon
  • calgary
  • edmonton

Program Learning Outcomes

As part of the Health Care Aide program, you will:

  • Benefit from a comprehensive program that combines theory and practical training to equip you for every aspect of the job
  • Learn about Palliative Care and how to assist clients with medication, providing client care and comfort, how to care for diverse clients and much more
  • Attain your CPR/First Aid Certification and Supportive Pathways (Dementia Training)
  • Learn from experienced industry instructors who years of experience working in the Health Care industry
  • Receive free life-long learning workshops to help you stay current. We are the only college in Calgary to offer workshops for our graduates!

If you are an experienced Health Care professional or foreign-trained nurse who is interested in seeking certification, you may qualify for our Health Care Aide Challenge program.

Health Care Aide Program Practicum

At the end of your program, you will participate in a 6-week practicum.

what you could be earning in less than one year$33,280 - $40,976wage data taken from: jobbank.gc.ca
program duration22 Weeks
  • Benefit from small classes, hands-on, interactive learning
  • Modern Healthcare Aide training lab with Molift lifts
  • Multiple client beds giving you more time to practice your skills
  • Gain access to our extensive Employer Network in the Health Care field
  • We offer flexible program schedules with classes starting throughout the year
  • Financial assistance available to students who qualify

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Upcoming Event

Health Care Aide Program Information Session

Are you interested in finding out more about the Government of Alberta Health Care Aide program that is offered at Robertson College Calgary? In this information session, you will have the opportunity to get your questions answered and find out what to expect as a student. Register online today or by calling our campus at 403.920.0070.  [ More Information ]

Community Support Worker Program Information Session

Community Support Workers work with people of all ages in community settings such as group homes and shelters, to help them overcome personal and social struggles. Are you interested in learning more about the Community Support Worker role, the type of work they do and where they are employed? Join us for a free 1-hour information session.  [ More Information ]

Health Unit Clerk Information Session

Health Unit Clerks (HUCs) provide critical clerical and administrative support for a hospital unit or health care institution by managing drug inventory, equipment, and communications. If you are interested in learning more about the HUC role and our program curriculum, join us for our program information session. [ More Information ]

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