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
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
The Human Service Work Citation (a collection of 5 courses) is meant for students without prior certification in the field of Human Service or related fields. Courses are offered online and part time only.
The HSW Citation is best described as professional development for people employed in the field of human service who have not received related formal post secondary education.
|Student Association Fee:||$57.5|
Categories: Health & Human Services
Interests: Work With My Hands, Care for Others, Teach Others, Not Have a Desk Job