Personal Support Worker Certificate
The need for qualified personal support workers across Ontario has never been greater. In only 7 to 8 months, Westervelt College’s Personal Support Worker certificate program develops the skills and knowledge needed to work in long-term care homes, residential care facilities, hospitals, home health care services and more.
As a PSW, you will care for people who during periods of illness and recovery, assisting with personal care and household management. These tasks may include aiding with bathing and hygiene, meal preparation, medication and light housekeeping. It is a richly rewarding career for those who want to improve the quality of life for clients who need help during difficult times.
“Personal support workers have played a critical role in caring for some of our most vulnerable Ontarians throughout the pandemic, and our government continues to use every tool at its disposal to protect Ontarians and support our frontline workers”
– Christine Elliott,
Deputy Premier and Minister of Health