Health Care Aide Schools & Colleges

Health Care Aide SchoolsHealth care aide schools prepare you for a rewarding career that can brighten the lives of elderly and disabled individuals. As a health care aide, you will be responsible for attending to your clients' physical and emotional needs through in-home assisted living programs or at long-term care facilities. Health care aide training can also prepare you to work in hospital environments where you can assist with basic patient care.

Health care aide training will teach you about client personal care, hygiene, nutrition, exercise, and safety. You are essentially trying to give your patients a level of independence while ensuring they are safe and healthy. You will also benefit from professional communication and counselling skills. This will permit you to offer emotional support in almost any situation.

Communication skills are also essential because you are the link between your clients, their families, and other staff members and health professionals. An additional component of health care aide training teaches you how to operate common equipment that your patients may use. This will allow you to provide professional assistance with every aspect of daily living; your patients will look forward to seeing your smiling face everyday!

Featured Schools

Academy of Learning

  • Kamloops, British Columbia
  • Health Care Assistant

CTS Canadian Career College

  • North Bay, Ontario
  • Sudbury, Ontario
  • Personal Support Worker

Sprott Shaw College

11 BC Campuses
  • Abbotsford
  • Chilliwack
  • East Vancouver
  • Kamloops
  • Kelowna
  • Maple Ridge
  • Nanaimo
  • New Westminster
  • Penticton
  • Surrey
  • Vancouver
  • Health Care Assistant

Reeves College

  • Calgary, Alberta
  • Edmonton, Alberta
  • Health Care Aide

Vancouver Career College

5 British Columbia Locations
  • Abbotsford
  • Burnaby
  • Coquitlam
  • Kelowna
  • Surrey
  • Health Care Assistant

CDI College

  • Edmonton
British Columbia
  • Richmond
  • Surrey
  • Winnipeg
  • Mississauga
  • Scarborough
  • Laval
  • Montreal
  • Assistance in Health Care Facilities
  • Health Care Aide
  • Health Care Assistant
  • Personal Support Worker

Eastern College

New Brunswick
  • Fredericton
  • Moncton
  • Saint John
Nova Scotia
  • Halifax
  • Continuing Care Assistant
  • Personal Support Worker
  • Resident Care Worker