The Addictions Worker Specialty Program is intended for individuals and healthcare professionals who want to work in the health or social services field and have previous related post-secondary education. Social and community service addiction workers administer and implement a variety of social assistance programs and community services specializing in additions. They assist clients to deal with personal and social problems. They are employed by social service and government agencies, mental health agencies, group homes, shelters, substance abuse centres, school boards, correctional facilities, and other establishments.
This 300-hour program provides students with the base knowledge and skills to become employable in a social services or health-related field working with individuals and their families dealing with addictions.
Start Dates: Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer
Program Length: 12 Weeks (300 hours)
Class Times: Flexible Hours (Mornings, Afternoons, Evenings, Online Studies also available)
Tuition fees include all course materials.
Graduation Requirements: Students must maintain a 75% program average to obtain a diploma.
Graduates of this program are qualified to work in a wide variety of settings and occupations:
Skill Development is delivered in the following areas:
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