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Tag: Health Care Assistant

Congratulations to Agnes Trylinski – Home Care Provider of the Year

Congratulations to Agnes Trylinski, graduate of our Health Care Assistant and Practical Nursing programs at our New Westminster campus. She … Read More

Posted January 10, 2019, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: , ,


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Being in class and learning at my own pace was great.

Before coming to Sprott Shaw College I was a Stay-at-home Mother and also taking care of my Father. My overall … Read More

Posted November 9, 2018, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: ,


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Being in this school is one of the unforgettable moments in my life.

What were you doing before attending Sprott Shaw College? I was working a server at Starlight Casino, providing customer service … Read More

Posted October 26, 2018, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: ,


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I learned a lot of new things and the instructors were really really helpful.

What were you doing before coming to Sprott Shaw College? I was a bartender on and off through the years … Read More

Posted October 25, 2018, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: ,


we had the BEST instructor who pushed us and believed us

Jamie Moon Health Care Assistant Nanaimo Campus   Success Story I’ve wanted to work in healthcare for as long as … Read More

Posted December 18, 2017, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: , ,


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Health Care Assistant program given recognition status by the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry

The BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry reviews and recognizes Health Care Assistant (HCA) programs in BC to … Read More

Posted November 14, 2016, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: ,


I have graduated with so much pride, confidence and a fulfillment…

When I first decided to make an important change in my life and go back to school, I was unsure … Read More

Posted May 17, 2016, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: , ,


Thank you Sprott Shaw for believing in me…

I was really undecided with what I wanted to but I knew I wanted to help people. I met with … Read More

Posted March 18, 2016, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: , ,


What’s the Difference Between a Practical Nurse and a Health Care Assistant?

Practical nursing gives you the necessary education to become a licenced nurse. Following the guidelines laid out in British Columbia’s … Read More

Posted March 10, 2015, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: ,


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Follow Your Passion and Develop a Meaningful Career

Amanda B. was inspired to pursue a career in health care after her grandfather was diagnosed with cancer. During his … Read More

Posted January 23, 2015, by Sprott Shaw College. Tags: ,