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Youth Care Worker

Accreditation: Saskatchewan Polytechnic  FQFA

In this program, studies will focus on:
• Indigenous awareness
• addictions and the criminal justice system
• behavioural intervention strategies and therapeutic activities
• communication, employability and problem-solving skill
• crisis prevention/self-protection strategies
• health & wellness, human growth and development
• planning and implementing activities

Graduates of the one-year certificate program are qualified for jobs as youth or family service workers in educational, residential, social services or community-based agencies.

Students will participate in two four-week practicums in which travel may be necessary.

Accepted applicants will be required to provide:
• evidence of a Vulnerable Sector Check

Note: A positive result on the VSC may result in the loss of your accepted seat. Students must meet the minimum VSC criteria set out by the practicum agency.

Location: Buffalo Narrows
Application Deadline: March 31, 2019

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Entrance requirements: Grade 12

Start date: September 3, 2019
Number of weeks: 35
Tuition: $5,040
Books: $1,420












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