Developmental Service Worker Diploma

Program Highlights

  • Graduate in just 12 months
  • Two inclusive 125-hour field-related placements will provide real-world experience in a real work environment
  • Extensive student and career services available to help you launch your new career

Our Developmental Service Worker diploma program combines in-depth instruction, hands-on training and a field-related work placement to prepare you for a rewarding career path in health services. Upon graduation, you’ll have the training and knowledge needed to work for community agencies, recreational centres, seniors’ centres, hospitals, outreach homes and more.

Throughout the program, you will gain the key skills needed to become a vital member of the community health team by assisting people with developmental disabilities and their families. Our intensive curriculum focuses on the different aspects of working with disabled persons, starting with a strong understanding of basic psychology, abnormal psychology and developmental disabilities. You will acquire tools in intervention methods, communication strategies, crisis prevention, human services resources and networking. You will also participate in field-related practicums that allow you to put your new skills into practice, gaining valuable insight and confidence.

Use our online form to learn more about our Developmental Service Worker diploma program. Find out how CTS Canadian Career College can help you launch a whole new career!

The CTS Canadian Career College Advantage

Be career-ready in one year or less

Our accelerated, skills-focused programs prepare you for a new career path in as little as 12 months! That means you can transition quickly from the classroom into the workforce.

Student and career services

Our extensive services include academic success plans, support services referrals, resume writing assistance, mock job interviews and more.

Maintain your school/work/life balance

Our compressed learning day leaves you ample time for your everyday work, family and other daily commitments.

Gain updated, relevant skills & training

We continually update our courses to reflect and teach the in-demand skills that today’s employers are looking for.

Take the next step!

Use our online form to get in touch today. We’ll answer any questions you may have, including financing options, admission requirements and more. Find out how CTS Canadian Career College can help you achieve all your academic and career goals!

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