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PSW Program

Registration is now open for the Spring 2021 PSW course. 
Click here to register for a spot. Space is limited. You will receive notification of having a spot in the program within 1 week of completing the registration process.
Please note: Cornwall is currently full. Please contact St James CEC to be placed on the waiting list.
Our information session for the Spring 2021 PSW program was held on Wednesday, November 18th at 7:00 pm.
Please click this link to listen to the presentation:
The registration package can be downloaded below.
The Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario (CDSBEO) offers a five-month accredited Personal Support Worker (PSW) program. This accredited program (which follows the training standards set out by the Ontario Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities) is offered beginning in September and February.
The cost of the program is $1,500, which 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 (for those who require additional credits to obtain their high school diploma).
PSW Programs will be run in the following locations based on sufficient enrollment:
Cornwall- Program full for February 2021 Please call to be placed on the waiting list
Vankleek Hill
Smiths Falls
Program Fees
The cost of the program is $1,500.00. 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. A payment plan may be worked out with approval. Our preferred method of payment is debit VISA/Mastercard payments and credit cards.
Please click on the links to the right for more information about the program.
Please call us for more information at 613-284-2613. We look forward to welcoming you to our program!