Program Outline

This accredited program (which follows the training standards set out by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities) can be completed over a 5 month period of time beginning in either September or February. It includes 330 hours of in-class instruction,  90 hours of supervised clinical workplace experience, 270 hours of co-op/consolidation workplace experience (with both long-term care and community placements), and 6 senior secondary school credits towards the Ontario Secondary Diploma requirements.

Please see our PSW program overview brochure here: PSW-1pgr

PSW Flyer: PSWposter-letter size

Based on sufficient enrollment, program locations are as follows:

  • Cornwall (Semester 1 and Semester 2)
  • Smiths Falls/Kemptville (Semester 1 and Semester 2)
  • Brockville (Semester 1 and Semester 2)
  • Vankleek Hill (Semester 1 – September – January ONLY)
  • Gananoque (Semester 2 – February – June ONLY)

Registration locations and dates for Semester 2 (February 2019-June 2019).

We expect to run the program in Brockville (inc. Gananoque), Cornwall (inc. Vankleek Hill) and Smiths Falls (inc. Kemtpville) based on our information session numbers.

PSW Brockville                  January 14, 2019               St. Mary                               2:30 – 4:30

PSW Cornwall                    January 17, 2019               Cornwall Board Office    1:00 – 3:00

PSW Smiths Falls              January 18, 2019               St. James C.E.C                  1:00 – 3:00

PSW Kemptville                January 21, 2019               St. Michael C.H.S.             2:30 – 4:30

PSW Gananoque              January 22, 2019               St. Joseph                           2:00 – 4:00

PSW Vankleek Hill            January 25, 2019               St. Jude                                2:30 – 4:30

Please register using the link below to ensure a spot. We look forward to seeing you!

PSW Course Registration Form for February 2019

  • Please indicate which session you will be attending. Please note, we will be running courses in Brockville, Cornwall and Smiths Falls based on sufficient enrollment. Every effort will be made to have your co-op placement back in your home community.