Registration Information

The cost of the program is $1,100.00. This amount is due in full prior to the start of the program.  Late fees will not be accepted unless it is approved in advance by the PSW Coordinator.


Admission Requirements

The following are some of the requirements for acceptance into the program:

  • Be able to commute to classes and clinical/work placements
  • Have the fitness level necessary to perform the duties required of a PSW
  • Be nineteen years of age or older
  • Be an Ontario resident  – provide 1 copy of proof of residency (please provide one of the following; driver’s license, tax bill, lease agreement, cable/TV bill, etc.)
  • A clear vulnerable sector screening check
  • An up to date immunization record (blood titres must accompany the immunization record – it is required for placements)
  • Current Two Step TB test (if step one-skin test-is positive – you must include a chest x-ray showing report of “no active TB”)
  • Influenza vaccination (influenza vaccine is mandatory for clinical and co-op placements)
  • Canadian Birth Certificate *Please note that if you are a non-Canadian citizen, you will need to present at the orientation session proof of “Citizenship & Immigration Canada” documentation. A form “Confirmation of Residency and Eligibility” must be completed and signed confirming that the data on the form is accurate. It will be examined to verify eligibility by the Continuing Education school official. 
  • Secondary School Transcript (note:  if you have an IEP, please provide us with it, so we can guide you accordingly)
  • Current resume or list of jobs you held along with dates you worked


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