The role of a personal support worker is to provide support to people who need assistance as a result of an injury, illness or aging.
The Personal Support Worker (PSW) program at Medix College provides students with skills and competencies in a variety of clinical and interactive areas required for employment in the health care field. The practicum component gives students a well-rounded understanding of the role of the Personal Support Worker.
The PSW program is also available in Brantford, Kitchener and London, at Westervelt College.
Upon successful completion of this diploma program, graduates can work as: