Profile of Career College/Trade School
ProCare Institute was established in 1987 and is a proud member of the British Columbia Career Colleges Association and the National Association of Career Colleges. It is an accredited private institution. The great thing about it is that it is owned and run by registered nurses. It specializes in providing programs regarding health care. The programs are developed after understanding the needs of the employers. This is why its programs are recognized by employers across the healthcare sector.
ProCare Institute offers a 24-week Health Care Aide Certificate Program. The curriculum combines classroom education with supervised hands-on training in a health care facility. The idea is to empower graduates to provide personal and professional care in all settings. The program provides onsite training in Vancouver, Surrey, Burnaby, Maple Ridge, North Shore, Nelson, and more. The classroom part of the program deals with introduction to health care, philosophy and history, nursing knowledge and skills, and safety in health care workplace.
The advantage of ProCare’s training is that students are trained on-site by registered nurses. Class sizes are kept small to maintain the quality of learning experience. Graduates can find employment in Group homes, Adult day care centers, community facilities, and hospitals. Immediately after graduation, graduates can start earning $16-20 per hour. The employment rate of Procare’s graduates is 90%. Graduates are given assistance in finding suitable employment.
Key School Links
Health Care Aide Certificate Program
- Procare Institute