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Government of Alberta Health Care Aide Provincial Curriculum 2019

Bow Valley College

Bow Valley College

www.bowvalleycollege.ca
Become a Health Care Aide by learning the important person-centered skills identified by employers in the health care field. Topics include personal care, transferring patients, communication, medications, basic needs and clinical skills. Training for clinical experience in long-term care and acute community/homecare settings is included in the program.
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Registrar's Office
345-6 Avenue SE
Calgary, Alberta, T2G 4V1, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

Academic Admission Requirements

  • Minimum 60% in English 20-2

OR:

  • Satisfactory results on the Bow Valley College Admission Test

 

English Proficiency Requirements

  • IELTS Academic (International English Language Testing System): 6 with minimum band score of 5.5
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): 71
  • Canadian Language Benchmarks: 7 in each strand

Government of Alberta Health Care Aide Provincial Curriculum 2019 – other accepted English Proficiency Requirements:                     

  • CELPIP General overall score of 7, with a minimum band score of 6

Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2020/08/01 to 2021/07/31*.

  • Tuition $6,034.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $1,045.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $654.00 Year One

* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid 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.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated November 27, 2019. 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.

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