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Health and Life Sciences Fundamentals Certificate

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

The Health and Life Sciences Fundamentals certificate combines 5 relevant health courses that will help prepare students for the demands and rigours of a career in health and life sciences. Learn about the major components of the human body, up-to-date medical terminology, how to communicate effectively with patients, and practice life-saving skills. These courses help students prepare for their career in the healthcare or dentalcare industries and serve to satisfy many of the prerequisite requirements for applying to NAIT School of Health & Life Sciences full-time programs.


Office of the Registrar
11762 - 106 Street
Edmonton, Alberta, T5G2R1, Canada

  • Program Type Occupational
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less

    5 courses

  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education Only
  • Distance Learning
Admission Requirements

This certificate explores the major elements of the human body. Students will also learn how to communicate effectively with patients and be given the opportunity to practice life-saving First Aid and CPR skills. Biology 30 is recommended.

For more information, please visit Health and Life Sciences Fundamentals Certificate.

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Updated May 01, 2024. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

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