Education you can put into practice.
Our online and on-campus courses and programs for health and helping professionals explore current research and development along with new treatment methodologies in health care.
Courses for health and helping professionals
Our courses are designed to reflect the latest research on relevant topics that often can be used for continuing education credits (CECs) within a professional organization. Please check with your association to ensure that the course can be used toward obtaining CECs.
The Health and Helping Professional courses are designed for those working in a health field that requires registration with a professional organization. These include:
- and other health professionals
An Introduction to Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Training
Building Resiliency on the Front Line
Canadian Fall Prevention Curriculum ©
Hoarding: Risk Assessment at the Door
Managing Mental Health Concerns for Seniors
Managing Mental Health in the Community
Polypharmacy – Is It Simply Too Many Drugs?
Probiotics: Potential Benefits in Health and Disease
The High Risk Foot
Wound Management for Health Professionals Level I
Wound Management for Health Professionals Level II
Courses open for registration
Courses open for registration
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