Holland College

Career Programs and Related Information

CAREER

Child and Youth Care Worker

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Child & Youth Care Worker Diploma

CONTACT INFORMATION

Health & Community Studies Office
(902) 566-9564
See website for individual contact info:
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/child_and_youth_care_worker

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Grade 12/equivalent including Grade 12 English (minimum 65%). University credits in psychology and sociology and/or post-secondary diplomas or degrees will enhance application.

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES


CAREER

Dental Assistant

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Dental Assisting Diploma

CONTACT INFORMATION

Health & Community Studies Office
(902) 566-9564
See website for individual contact info:
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/dental_assisting/

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Grade 12 or equivalent; Grade 12 English (minimum 65%) and academic Grade 11 or 12 Biology (minimum 65%); current CPR/first aid certificates.

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES


CAREER

Human Services Worker

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Human Services Diploma

CONTACT INFORMATION

Health & Community Studies Office
(902) 566-9564
See website for individual contact info:
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/resident_care_worker/
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/human_services/

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Grade 12 academic English (minimum of 65% or equivalent)
  • Written verification of a minimum of 50 hours of paid or volunteer related work experience
  • Three references
  • Criminal Records Check (Vulnerable Persons)
  • Current CPR - Basic rescuer Level C and a Standard First Aid certificate  
  • Resumé

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES


CAREER

Licenced Practical Nurse (LPN)

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Practical Nurse Diploma

CONTACT INFORMATION

Health & Community Studies Office
(902) 566-9564
See website for individual contact info:
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/practical_nursing/

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Grade 12 academic English (minimum 70%)
  • Grade 11 and 12 academic biology (minimum of 70%) (New requirement for 2014)
  • Grade 11 academic math (minimum 65%)
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have completed university level introductory courses in English, biology or psychology.
  • Valid driver's license
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have completed academic grade 11 or 12 chemistry
  • A Criminal Records Check (Vulnerable Persons) with no findings of guilt                                    
  • CPR                                                       
  • Immunization                                                      
  • First Aid

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

http://www.hollandcollege.com/alumni_and_friends/award_detail.php?award_id=258 (This award will be awarded to a student enrolled in the Practical Nursing program)


CAREER

Medical Secretary/Medical Office Administrator

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Medical Secretary
Medical Secretary Transcriptionist
Medical Clerk
Health Unit Coordinator

CONTACT INFORMATION

Health & Community Studies Office
(902) 566-9564
See website for individual contact info:
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/medical_support_services/

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level. An English grammar course and a keyboarding course with over 25 wpm would be an asset.

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

http://www.hollandcollege.com/alumni_and_friends/award_detail.php?award_id=96 (award available if enrolled in business - medical support services)


CAREER

Paramedic

PROGRAM(S) OFFERED

Primary Care Paramedic (PCP)

CONTACT INFORMATION

http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/primary_care_paramedicine/
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/advanced_care_paramedicine/
http://www.hollandcollege.com/admissions/full_time_programs/advanced_care_paramedicine_distributed_learning/

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

High school diploma or equivalent with credits at or above the general level with Grade 12 academic Science and English, and Grade 11 academic Mathematics. Valid drivers license and a current CPR-Basic Rescuer Level C and a standard First-Aid Course.

CAREER-RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS/BURSARIES

N/A

General Scholarships and Bursaries Information

http://www.hollandcollege.com/alumni_and_friends/awards.php