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Individuals who do not want to invest the time or money toward a formal degree can work to earn a diploma instead. This is ideal for individuals who just graduated from secondary school or those looking to change or jumpstart careers.

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Registered Massage Therapy Program

Canadian College Of Massage & Hydrotherapy
Campus Full time 21 months August 2018 Canada Toronto New Westminster Victoria Cambridge Halifax Regional Municipality + 4 more

Our renowned MT program is delivered in 21 months. This option provides students enrolled in this program with a “summer break” between year one and year two. This allows little extra time that could be used to refresh and integrate knowledge and skills learned to date. [+]

The Best Choice in Registered Massage Therapy Education and Training

Our renowned MT program is delivered in 21 months. This option provides students enrolled in this program with a “summer break” between year one and year two. This allows little extra time that could be used to refresh and integrate knowledge and skills learned to date.

Semester Overview

Semester 1

At the start of our 2218-hour competency-based program, students are introduced to musculoskeletal anatomy, including palpation and kinesiology, which forms the core expertise base for massage therapists. In addition, students begin their journey of learning the massage and assessment skills required to start clinical practice. Finally, the subjects of ethics, professionalism, and communication within the therapeutic relationship, support them in understanding and fulfilling their role as a healthcare professional.... [-]


HND Health and Social Care Management

St. Patrick's
Campus Full time 2 years June 2018 United Kingdom London

Organisations that safeguard the welfare of others need specialist management. This 2 year Higher National Diploma (HND) trains you in the operations that keep UK health and social services running effectively. [+]

HND Health and Social Care Management

Organisations that safeguard the welfare of others need specialist management. This 2 year Higher National Diploma (HND) trains you in the operations that keep UK health and social services running effectively.

Course Requirements Level 3 qualification or equivalent GCE Advanced level profile demonstrating strong performance in a relevant subject or an adequate performance in more than one GCE subject. An Access to Higher Education Certificate awarded by an approved further education institution Mature learners without formal qualifications are required to present a profile of achievement in the form of 2 years related work experience (paid or unpaid) and will be subject to relevant entry assessments All applicants must pass an Academic Interview Proficiency in English at a standard commensurate to IELTS 5 UCAS entry not available Exceptional entry route: We encourage applications from other applicants who may not have the entry requirements but have relevant experience in the sector. [-]

Medical English Course

The New England School of English
Campus Part time Open Enrollment USA Cambridge

Medical English is an After-School Course designed to teach students common English medical terminology as used in a variety of settings. [+]

What Medical English Is; What Medical English Isn’t.

Medical English is an After-School Course designed to teach students common English medical terminology as used in a variety of settings. In addition, teachers will highlight some of the ways in which medicine and public health services are conducted differently here in the US from in many other countries. Students will learn vocabulary needed when greeting patients, discussing symptoms and diagnosed with them, as well as the language used in discussing prognoses. Medical English is not a medical course, but an English course, and therefore, students can expect their instructor to focus on medical language and common medical situations rather in general terms, rather than in detail.... [-]


Spanish Pathway to Nursing

University CEU - Cardenal Herrera
Campus Full time 4 years September 2018 Spain Moncada

The Knowledge of a second language, in the specific case of this Pathway to Nursing, the Spanish language, confers the student a higher level of working competence and a higher level [+]

WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT?

1) Bilingual training English/Spanish

The Knowledge of a second language, in the specific case of Nursing Studies, the English language, confers the student a higher level of working competence and a higher level of competitiveness and opportunities on the labor market, being increasingly more globalized, as well as English being a basic mean of communication. The new Nursing Group in English will facilitate our students the access to studies at foreign universities, profiting from scholarships such as Erasmus, Overseas and international agreements. Likewise, the training in English will advance the utilization of scientific documentation and academic material in said language, permitting the students to develop themselves with utmost rigour within the area of Nursing, being in constant evolution and mainly published in English.... [-]


Diploma in Health & Social Care Level 3

Alpha Gateway College
Campus Full time 9 months January 2019 United Kingdom London

This qualification develops the knowledge and skills needed when working in a senior role with adults in health and social care environments. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health care procedures. [+]

What does the qualification cover?

This qualification develops the knowledge and skills needed when working in a senior role with adults in health and social care environments. It covers a wide range of areas including supporting individuals with their physical and emotional care, daily living needs and health care procedures.

It has three pathways:

Generic Health and Social Care Dementia Learning Disability

It is also a must-have for all those undertaking the Level 3 Health and Social Care Apprenticeship.

Who is it suitable for?

All those who wish to work or are working in an unsupervised role with adults in health and social care environments.

What are the entry requirements?... [-]


Diploma in Acupuncture

Reeves College
Campus Full time 99 weeks September 2018 Canada Edmonton

Due to the growing interest in natural health and human longevity, the general public is exhibiting an increased awareness in natural and holistic medicine and, in particular, Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture. [+]

Due to the growing interest in natural health and human longevity, the general public is exhibiting an increased awareness in natural and holistic medicine and, in particular, Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture. In fact, many extended health benefit plans now recognize the legitimacy of these disciplines and not only refer their clients to, but also pay for the use of, the services of qualified practitioners.

Our program is designed to meet the needs of healthcare professionals who wish to broaden their knowledge in order to increase their clientele, acupuncturists from other provinces and countries who wish to further their studies in Alberta, and individuals who are completely new to the field but have a genuine interest in acupuncture.... [-]


Diploma in Dental Technology

MAHSA University
Campus Full time 3 years January 2019 Malaysia Shah Alam Kuala Lumpur + 1 more

MAHSA University's Diploma in Dental Technology is a niche program designed for students who have completed SPM or its equivalent, and are interested in a future as dental technologists working in dental laboratories or clinics.

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Program Overview

MAHSA University's Diploma in Dental Technology is a niche program designed for students who have completed SPM or its equivalent, and are interested in a future as dental technologists working in dental laboratories or clinics.

Dental Technologists construct/produce prostheses for the treatment of damaged or maligned teeth, replacement of missing teeth and protection of teeth.

During the course of the program, students will learn the complex skills in designing, constructing, and repairing dental prostheses and appliances such as bridges, crowns, dentures, orthodontic appliances, mouthguards and other dental fixtures.

Students will also be taught first-aid, infection control procedures, safety, and health standards store management and entrepreneurial skills.... [-]


University Expert In Naturopathic Diet Therapy. Specialty In Phytotherapy Or Orthomolecular. Online / Online

ISMET - Formación en salud y terapias naturales
Online Campus Part time 10 months September 2018 Spain Barcelona Spain Online + 2 more

University program of 29 ECTS credits as expert in naturopathic diet therapy with specialization in Phytotherapy (medicinal plants) or in orthomolecular therapy (nutritional supplements). It can be validated later with the own master in naturopathy and parapharmacy (60 ECTS) and with other programs. [+]

Start

September 2018 / Duration 1 academic year (10 months) / Face-to-face mode. Barcelona, ​​Spain) October 2018 and February 2019 / Duration 1 academic year (10 months) / Online mode

Presentation

Year after year the number of therapists and people who have an interest in both young people and families for a healthier diet and a healthier health care is increasing. Proof of this is the growing number of companies in the food, naturist and pharmaceutical sectors that are offering the market products that coexist with this new philosophy of healthy and healthy life and at the same time the television channels are broadcasting programs that promote a healthy life .

Diet therapy is the therapy that is based on the prevention and improvement of diseases or the elimination of their symptoms, through the foods that we eat or those that we eliminate from the diet.... [-]


Diploma in Health Care Assistant

Vancouver Career College
Campus Full time September 2018 Canada Burnaby Abbotsford Port Coquitlam Kelowna + 2 more

The Health Care Assistant program provides the specialized training needed to work as an intermediate or extended caregiver working with elderly or disabled patients. [+]

The Health Care Assistant program provides the specialized training needed to work as an intermediate or extended caregiver working with elderly or disabled patients.

The program teaches students the fundamental medical knowledge they will need to succeed in this industry, including medical terminology, physiology, chronic conditions. Students learn to monitor patient health, keep patient records, and create a support network for a special needs patient and his or her family.

Students in this program complete two clinical care supervised practicum placements in order to put their skills into practice. Graduates receive several certifications in addition to the Health Care Assistant Diploma, including certifications in Assisting with Medications in Assisted Living, Violence Prevention for Provincial Health Workers, FOODSAFE Level 1, CPR “C” and AED, Mental Health First Aid Basic, WHMIS, and more.... [-]


Pharmacy Technician Diploma

American National University
Online Campus Full time 40 weeks September 2018 USA Salem USA Online + 2 more

Our Pharmacy Technician diploma program is designed to provide you with the knowledge, laboratory skills, and field experience required for entry-level employment as a pharmacy technician. [+]

Provide a Connection between Patients and Their Medicines

Pharmacy Technicians play an important role in helping people live healthier, happier, and more productive lives.

American National University’s pharmacy technician diploma program¹ is designed to provide you with knowledge, laboratory skills, and field experience to prepare you for entry-level a position as a pharmacy technician.

Upon completing the pharmacy technician diploma program you will be prepared to sit for the Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) exam offered by the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB).

In addition to serving as a strong foundation for pursuing an associate’s degree in medical assisting, this diploma program is designed to give you the skills and techniques needed for entry-level employment in a pharmacy at a retail or healthcare facility as a pharmacy technician or pharmacy aide.... [-]


Diploma of Nursing

Job Training Institute
Online & Campus Combined Full time Part time January 2019 Australia Dandenong Sunshine Melbourne + 2 more

The JTI Diploma of Nursing is for students wishing to pursue a career in the Health Care Industry, in sectors such as Acute Care, Rehabilitation, Community Health and Palliative and Aged Care. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded the Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled Nursing, Division 2), accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC). After graduation students are eligible to register with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency. [+]

Course Delivery Mode

International students benefit from considerable teacher contact time and 25% online learning, supported by the latest technology. Our courses also include a workplace internship component that enables you to apply the theory taught in class to a real-world setting.

Our programs are the perfect blend of theory and practical training, providing you with the skills to maximise your Health and Community Services career prospects.

About the Course

The JTI Diploma of Nursing is for students wishing to pursue a career in the Health Care Industry, in sectors such as Acute Care, Rehabilitation, Community Health and Palliative and Aged Care. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded the Diploma of Nursing (Enrolled Nursing, Division 2), accredited by the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Accreditation Council (ANMAC). After graduation students are eligible to register with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency.*... [-]


Postgraduate Program in Biomedical Engineering (Leuven)

KU Leuven: Faculty of Engineering Science
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years September 2018 Belgium Leuven + 1 more

Beyond foundational courses in human cell biology and physiology, the program also provides cutting-edge offerings in musculoskeletal biomechanics, biofluid biomechanics, biomedical measurements and stimulation, biomedical data processing and medical imaging and analysis. Capping these is a design project providing hands-on practice in medical device design and medical software design. [+]

Beyond foundational courses in human cell biology and physiology, the program also provides cutting-edge offerings in musculoskeletal biomechanics, biofluid biomechanics, biomedical measurements and stimulation, biomedical data processing and medical imaging and analysis. Capping these is a design project providing hands-on practice in medical device design and medical software design.

Beyond foundational courses in human cell biology and physiology, the program also provides cutting-edge offerings in musculoskeletal biomechanics, biofluid biomechanics, biomedical measurements and stimulation, biomedical data processing and medical imaging and analysis. Capping these is a design project providing hands-on practice in medical device design and medical software design.... [-]


Diploma In Pharmaceutical Engineering, Bioprocesses And Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology

Tecnológico de Monterrey (Educación Continua Presencial)
Campus Full time Part time 120 hours March 2019 Mexico Buenavista Oaxaca + 2 more

Update fundamental knowledge of pharmaceutical technology based on inert chemical molecules and biological macromolecules of living origin. To make the bases of Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology known. The integration of this knowledge begins to shape a new industry: Life Sciences. [+]

Duration 120 hours

General purpose:

Update fundamental knowledge of pharmaceutical technology based on inert chemical molecules and biological macromolecules of living origin. To make the bases of Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology known. The integration of this knowledge begins to shape a new industry: Life Sciences.

Benefit:Upgrade in classic pharmaceutical technologyKnow the basics of pharmaceutical bioprocessesUpdate on the trends of Pharmaceutical NanotechnologyAddressed to:

Pharmaceutical industry professionals from the areas of Manufacturing, Quality, Validation, Sanitary Regulation.

Requirement:

Experience not necessary, desirable work experience in middle management or management in the pharmaceutical industry.... [-]


Diploma Physician Associate Studies

University of Birmingham - College of Medical and Dental Sciences
Campus Full time 2 years January 2019 United Kingdom Birmingham

Physician Associate (formerly known as Physician Assistant) is a rapidly growing healthcare role in the UK, working alongside doctors in hospitals and in GP surgeries. Physician Associates support doctors in the diagnosis and management of patients. [+]

Physician Associate (formerly known as Physician Assistant) is a rapidly growing healthcare role in the UK, working alongside doctors in hospitals and in GP surgeries. Physician Associates support doctors in the diagnosis and management of patients. They are trained to perform a number of roles including taking medical histories, performing examinations, analysing test results, and diagnosing illnesses under the direct supervision of a doctor. We are currently taking applications for January 2017 entry. January 2014 saw the re-opening of the Physician Associate Studies programme (formerly Physician Assistant) at the University of Birmingham in partnership with the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust) and other hospitals and practices in the Midlands. We are delighted to offer this opportunity to graduates to make a valuable contribution to the nation’s health. The development of the profession has been led by the Department of Health and has involved the Royal Colleges of Physicians and of General Practitioners as well as the profession itself through the former UK Association of Physician Associates (UKAPA) which is now the Faculty of Physician Associates at the Royal College of Physicians. University of Birmingham staff has taken a key role in the development of the programme at a national, as well as a regional, level in response to the need, identified by local healthcare providers. Successful completion of the programme will qualify you to practise as Physician Associates (PAs) in the UK (NB: the UK PA training programme does not qualify you to work in the... [-]


PG Dip Infection Control

University of Essex Online
Online Part time 16 months Open Enrollment United Kingdom Colchester

Our Postgraduate Diploma in Infection Control is an advanced qualification designed to equip nurses and other healthcare professionals with a comprehensive understanding of infectious disease control and prevention in hospital, social care, and community settings. The course examines key areas including microbiology, immunology, public health and communicable disease control. [+]

Our Postgraduate Diploma in Infection Control is an advanced qualification designed to equip nurses and other healthcare professionals with a comprehensive understanding of infectious disease control and prevention in hospital, social care, and community settings. The course examines key areas including microbiology, immunology, public health and communicable disease control. As well as learning about the nature of the communicable disease and how to develop strategies for surveillance, control, and prevention you will gain an understanding of the essential principles of research design.

Why study this subject?

The demand for Infection Control courses has increased in recent years due to contagious illness outbreaks and super-bug such as swine flu, SMRA, and Ebola highlighting the need for more effective infection control. The fundamental underpinning of this programme is that prevention is better than the cure and it is this mentality that will hopefully make outbreaks a thing of the past.... [-]