Community Support Worker
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Community Support Worker

PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

STARTLOCATIONDELIVERYSTATUS
SepEdmontonIn person
JanEdmontonIn person
Open
Limited
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Full
Upcoming
 
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QUICK FACTS

Program length

9 months

Credential

Certificate

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TUITION & FEES


Canadian
Total: $6,351.00

International
Total: $19,917.00

 
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ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • 60% in English 30-1 or English 30-2 or equivalent or 60% in English for Academic Purposes – Reading and Writing EAP II (ESLG1898) and English for Academic Purposes – Listening and Speaking EAP II (ESGL ESLG1899)
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Overview

The Community Support Worker program is an eight-month certificate designed to develop fundamental knowledge, skills, and attitudes in students to work with marginalized communities and individuals. Graduates are expected to work at the front line of human-service delivery settings.

The following are some of the agencies and organizations that provide these services:

  • street work organizations
  • group homes
  • emergency shelters
  • settlement agencies
  • cultural organizations
  • child and family service agencies
  • Indigenous service agencies
  • cultural societies
  • personal and in-home supports for persons with disabilities
  • services that support older adults

Practicum/Work Experience

This program includes a 200-hour practicum and a 45-hour practicum seminar.

Location

Edmonton