Health care aides are professionals who provide personal assistance and support services to the elderly, disabled or those who require short-term or ongoing care. Patients suffering from chronic illness, complex medical conditions, disability, or those requiring end of life care, need the services of a health care aide. More and more families are scouting for assistance to look after their loved ones’ personal health needs. The growing demand for health care aides makes it a popular career option. Pursuing health care aide certificate courses provided by Columbia College Calgary assists you in developing a career as a health care aide professional.
Marina Pant successfully graduated from the Health Care Aide Program. She has since been taking University Prep courses to assist her in reaching her goal of taking her next step and becoming a Practical Nurse. After completing her free University Prep courses, Marina has been accepted into the Practical Nurse at Columbia College in August 2009.