Confederation College

Introduction

As a public college, established in Thunder Bay in 1967, Confederation College has a proven track record of delivering exceptional education and training to an average of 7,300 full and part-time students every year. It has more than 60 programs 3 academic schools.

  • School of Business, Hospitality and Media Arts
  • School of Engineering Technology and Trades and Aviation
  • School of Health and Community Services
This school offers programs in:
  • English

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Programs

This school also offers:

Certificate

Graduate Certificate in Leadership for Healthcare Professionals

Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Canada Thunder Bay

Leadership for Healthcare Professionals Graduate Certificate program is designed to enable international healthcare professionals to develop new skills in the areas of leadership, human resources management, conflict resolution, and strategic thinking. [+]

Leadership for Healthcare Professionals

This one-year, graduate certificate program is designed to enable international healthcare professionals to develop new skills in the areas of leadership, human resources management, conflict resolution, and strategic thinking. Graduates will have a unique opportunity to blend their healthcare background with the leadership and human resources management outcomes of this specialized, postgraduate program. Successful graduates of this specialized program will receive a one-year, graduate certificate in Leadership for Healthcare Professionals.

Eligible applicants

Eligible applicants include University graduates from programs including medicine, nursing, dentistry, psychology, and optometry.... [-]


Diploma

Developmental Services Worker Diploma

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Thunder Bay

Confederation College’s Developmental Services Worker program will give you the skills and experience you need to support individuals in living their life to the fullest. Coursework includes study in developmental disabilities, teaching strategies, health promotion, augmentative communication and assistive technology, pharmacology, dual diagnosis, trends and issues, behavioural supports, counselling skills and community development. If you believe in inclusion, individualization and empowerment for all people in our community, this program is for you. [+]

Developmental Services Worker

Helping People Reach Their Potential – and Go Beyond

Do you love to work with people and want career options in your future? Do you hope to make a difference in the world? Supporting people living with a disability, such as Autism or Down Syndrome, is a great way to do just that.

Confederation College’s Developmental Services Worker program will give you the skills and experience you need to support individuals in living their life to the fullest. Coursework includes study in developmental disabilities, teaching strategies, health promotion, augmentative communication and assistive technology, pharmacology, dual diagnosis, trends and issues, behavioural supports, counselling skills and community development. If you believe in inclusion, individualization, and empowerment for all people in our community, this program is for you.... [-]


Diploma in Recreation Therapy

Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 Canada Thunder Bay

Confederation College’s Recreation Therapy program will give you the skills and knowledge you’ll need to plan, implement and evaluate a wide range of leisure services for children, adolescents and adults who experience barriers to a healthy leisure lifestyle. You will learn how to work with individuals and groups of all ages to assess their needs and interests so you can encourage independent and personally fulfilling leisure lifestyles. Coursework includes therapeutic recreation, developmental psychology, program and event planning, communications for community services, marketing and public relations, treatment and adaptive technology and recreation facilities. [+]

Recreation Therapy

Help by Having Fun!

Recreation is important for everyone as a way to relax and keep balance in their lives. But for some with physical, cognitive, emotional and/or social limitations, recreational therapy is also a way to connect and participate with others. You can learn how to help!

Confederation College’s Recreation Therapy program will give you the skills and knowledge you’ll need to plan, implement and evaluate a wide range of leisure services for children, adolescents and adults who experience barriers to a healthy leisure lifestyle. You will learn how to work with individuals and groups of all ages to assess their needs and interests so you can encourage independent and personally fulfilling leisure lifestyles. Coursework includes therapeutic recreation, developmental psychology, program and event planning, communications for community services, marketing and public relations, treatment and adaptive technology and recreation facilities.... [-]


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Overview of International Education at Confederation College

Contact

Confederation College

Address 1450 Nakina Dr
P7C 4W1 Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Website http://www.confederationc.on.ca/
Phone +1 807-475-6110