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Community Support Worker
Program Type Occupational
Credential Type Certificate
Length 1 Year or Less
570 Hours (17 Weeks)
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning
Standard Admission Students must meet ONE of the following criteria: 1. Alberta high school diploma, verified by transcript, with 50% or better in a Grade 10 English and a Grade 10 Mathematics, or non-Alberta equivalent. OR 2. Successful completion of the General Equivalency Diploma (G.E.D.) with a standard score of 50 or better in a Grade 10 English and a Grade 10 Mathematics. And ALL of the following: 1. Provide a Statement of Health from a physician (indicating fitness suitability for training). 2. Successful interview with school administration. 3. Pass a Criminal Records Check Mature Admission Students must meet ALL of the following criteria: 1. Be at least 18 year of age prior to admission. 2. Out of school for two years. 3. Successful result on an aptitude test chosen by the school and approved by the Director, Private Institutions Branch (Alberta Learning). 4. Thirty-three credits toward an Alberta high school diploma, verified by transcript, with 50% or better in a Grade 10 English, or non-Alberta equivalent. 5. Provide a Statement of Health from a physician (indicating fitness suitability for training). 6. Successful interview with school administration. 7. Pass a Criminal Records Check. 8. If previous schooling was in a language other than English, must provide proof of English language proficiency, verified by an ESL competency certificate.
This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Student Aid Alberta for the funding year 2017/08/01 to 2018/07/31*.
Total Tuition $2,975.00
Total Books/Supplies/Other Fees $375.00
* Tuition and fees are provided to Student Aid Alberta and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.
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Updated March 03, 2017. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.
The Government of Alberta is working in partnership with the Government of Canada to provide employment support programs and services.