Health Care


Health is a hot topic these days.  Not only are Canadians concerned with their own wellbeing and ways to stay in top shape, they’re also interested in methods of keeping their family and pet’s health flourishing too!   Whether traditional or alternative, health care is in high demand!

Alternative Health

Alternative Health

Experiencing the soothing results of a massage or the relief of an acupuncture session can make anyone a believer in Alternative health.  No longer is prescription medicine the only source of relief and treatment for Canadians.  More and more individuals are turning to alternative methods such as Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine to maintain good health and wellness.   As competition increases in this popular niche field, the best way to stand out from the crowd is with professional certifications.

Dental

Dental

Everyone wants a healthy smile.  As a result, dental professionals play a very important role in the overall health and confidence of Canadians.   For those interested in working in this growing field, a number of opportunities exist.  An Intra-Oral Dental Assistant, for example, assists dentists during treatment.  This could involve anything from polishing teeth to preparing patient records.  Alternatively, a diploma in Dental Office Administration trains students in the proper office procedures of maintaining a dental practice. 

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Dental Receptionist Coordinator

Dental Receptionist Coordinator

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Distance Education

Distance Education

Online education is the answer for those who are trying to figure out how to fit an education into their already busy lifestyles. Self directed study is fast becoming the most popular way to further your education.  Students are able to earn their Bachelor's degree or certificates in Health Care online.  Advantages of an online education include affordability, convenience, no additional accommodation or transportation costs and the ability to maintain a steady job, family and household while studying.
 

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Medical

Medical

The medical field is booming right now and, as a result, opportunities exist in all areas.  For those skilled in administration, organization and office management, Medical Office Assistant or Medical Administrative Assistant is an excellent career choice.  These vital members of the medical community ensure the smooth office operation of a medical practice.  For a more hands-on involvement in the clinic, a Medical Laboratory Technician plays an integral role in the collection and analysis of specimens.  Whether in the lab or in the office, medical professionals are in high demand.

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Nursing

Nursing

As the Canadian population ages, more and more people require support and care from professionals.  This growing demand for care providers has created tremendous opportunity for certified nursing professionals such as Nursing Assistants and Practical Nursing aides.  Both career paths work under the supervision of a nurse and provide assistance to patients with daily living tasks.  Make a difference and make a great living at the same time.

Pharmaceutical

Pharmaceutical

The medical field offers tremendous opportunity and variety.  Opportunities in the pharmaceutical sector are growing as more and more aging Canadians seek prescription medications to treat their ailments.  This growth presents fantastic opportunities for students studying the fascinating field of Pharmaceuticals.  Whether a Technician or Assistant, graduates of this field are involved in the preparation of medication and customer care. 

Service Worker

Service Worker

The Ontario government has committed to spending $107 million by 2011 toward hiring 2,500 more personal support workers in long-term care homes.   This caring career offers the opportunity to provide support services to patients and their families in their homes and institutions.  There are also numerous opportunities in the area of Addictions and Community Services work.  For those who are passionate about promoting the health and well-being of individuals with addictions, this career provides the perfect outlet for making a real difference.

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Veterinary

Veterinary

A love of animals can lead many people down the road to veterinary medicine.  For passionate pet-lovers, working with animals can be a dream come true, however, the commitment of time and resources to becoming a vet can be a major deterrent to many.  A certificate in Animal Health Care Aide or Veterinary Office Management is a great alternative.   Combining clinical and administrative work, these professionals assist veterinarians in providing medical care to animals.  Imagine a future alongside furry friends…

Online Learning

Study for a new career or upgrade your skills from your home or office!  Learn more about the benefits of Online Learning.