Welland, Ontario, CA Program Description As a personal support worker, you are a skilled and compassionate health-care provider who assists clients with physical and psychosocial challenges during all life stages. HIGHLIGHTS: Unique interprofessional education course designed to strengthen collaboration skills as a member of the health care team. Forty-two hours of hands-on experience in Niagara College’s state-of-the-art lab facilities and 266 hours of clinical placement in both long-term care and community settings. Opportunity to bridge into term 2 of NC’s Practical Nursing diploma programs. Graduate with two additional certificates: TrainCan Food Safety certificate, offering unique culinary curriculum focused on food preparation; and Gentle Persuasive Approach certificate focused on caring for individuals with dementia and other cognitive diseases.