Human Service Worker

Life can be challenging. Sometimes people need someone to reach out to when they are struggling. If you are caring, compassionate, and have a real desire to make a positive difference in the lives of children, adults and families, consider becoming a Human Service Worker.

As a Human Service Worker student you will be introduced to helping strategies so you can provide assistance to individuals or groups with a variety of needs. This 10-month program is available fully online or in a combination of classroom and online learning. A second year diploma is available if you wish to continue your education to prepare for specialized work in the human service worker field.

A major component of human service education is learning-by-doing. Our program provides extensive hands-on experiences in a variety of community agencies. This allows you to practice the theory you are learning, better preparing you for employment.

Choose from our Citation, Certificate or Degree Program

Why Consider a Human Service Work Career?

  • Have the ability to have a positive impact on the lives of individuals or families who are struggling.
  • There is an expected need for human service workers in both urban and rural areas of the province.
  • There is an opportunity to work in a wide variety of settings and to further your education to advance your career.

Program Options:


The Human Service Worker certificate is awarded to students who successfully complete the required first year courses, with a total of 44 credits.


The diploma is awarded to students who successfully complete the required first and second year courses, with a total of 60 credits.

Human Service Worker Citation