Admission Requirements | Comprehensive Health Care Aide | Assiniboine Community College
  • School Of Health & Human Services

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    800.862.6307 ex 6228 (toll free)

    hhs@assiniboine.net


Admission Requirements
  • A complete Manitoba Grade 12 or equivalent

  • English is the language of instruction at ACC. All applicants educated outside of Canada or in a country not on the test exempt list are expected to meet the English language proficiency requirement. See our ELP page for more information.

  • Special Selection This is a special selection program. Early application is strongly recommended. As part of the special selection process, all applicants must: Attend a compulsory orientation, to be scheduled several months prior to program start date Achieve satisfactory standing in an academic assessment test Applications received after the program is filled will be held for the following intake.

  • Criminal Record, Adult Abuse Registry, Child Abuse Registry Checks. Many agencies where students are placed for practicum experience require that students disclose convictions for any offences. In some instances, applicants with a criminal record may be unable to complete the program. Applicants listed on the Adult Abuse Registry or Child Abuse Registry may be unable to complete the program if they require practicum experiences involving persons in care. 

  • If you don’t have a Manitoba Grade 12 or equivalent, check out the Adult Collegiate's Mature Student High School - Integrated Comprehensive Health Care Aide program. You can gain your Grade 12 and a Comprehensive Health Care Aide Certificate.

  • Applications that do not meet admission requirements may be referred for Special Admissions assessment. Note that all applications presenting transcripts containing any course with an M(modified), I(individualized) or E(English as an additional language) designation will be assessed as a special admission. For more information click here.

  • If you are a Canadian/Permanent Resident applicant, use this form to apply for this program:  Program Application and Guide

Fast Facts

Duration/Start 6 months / September

Credential Certificate

Credits 33.00

Optional Exit No

Co-op Work Placement No

Distance Delivery Yes

International Students No

Study Options
On Campus
Distance Education

95

% OF RECENT GRADS ARE SATISFIED WITH THEIR EXPERIENCE IN THE PROGRAM.

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