Support Worker Training Program
Ometz, in partnership with the Gold Centre, offers a training program to become a support worker to children with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and Intellectual Disabilities (ID).
This unique and comprehensive program provides participants with the many critical skills needed in order to find employment in this developing field. In addition to instructor-led workshops, the course materials include on line modules, video presentations, case studies, and presentations from experts in this field. This program includes CPR training and a 10-week internship in a support worker setting.
Personal Support Worker for Seniors Program
Ometz offers occupational training to become a companion for seniors. Senior care services is a growing industry, and our experts will take you through the steps that are required to work in this field.
Specialization in Dementia : This 18-week program will teach you to become a personal support worker, specializing in working with dementia patients. This unique program combines theory, practice and work experience in the field. You will also receive coaching on how to start your own personal support worker for seniors business. Training modules are led by professionals and include: Mental and physical health Dealing with family dynamics Communication skills Job search techniques Supervised field placements Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive: CPR card from Heart and Stroke Foundation PDSB training card for performing safe transfers from ASSTSAS Core Training Program in Alzheimer Care from the Alzheimer Society of Montreal (16 hrs).
Monday - Friday, September 12, 2016 - February 3, 2017 | 10am-3pm | $550
(Emploi-Québec may subsidize eligible applicants)
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