Medical Esthetics

Students of The Medical Esthetics Program will look at the evolution of the esthetics industry and will appreciate the need for advanced education as it leads to a variety of employment opportunities. They will be able to discuss and use critical thinking in choosing safe and effective treatment(s) as it applies to the various skin condition(s). The student will specialize in common laser/light therapies and will be familiarized with the latest technology and its contraindications. They will be introduced to pharmacology and nutrition. Finally, the student will have a vast comprehension of medical interventions such as Botox and the basic procedures of plastic surgery.


Skin Care-Basic, intermediate, and advanced facial techniques. Introduction to IPL, Laser and Medical esthetics

Theory-Anatomy, physiology, disorder, and disease.Product knowledge and public health

Manicure / Pedicure-The art of manicures, pedicures, hand and foot treatments

Nail Extension and Arts-Nail art, tips, mends, 3D art, acrylic, fiberglass, and gel nail

Hair Removal-Professional methods of waxing, including Brazilian. Lash and brow tinting

Makeup-Fundamentals of make-up, bridal-concepts, hair up-do, eyelash extension

Aroma therapy Facial-Complementing the art of skincare with aromatherapy

Advanced Body Care-European and Asian Techniques

Aroma-therapy Body Care-The latest in body care combined with essential oils

Esthetics in a Medical Setting-Medical Terminology, Nutrition, Medical Setting

Medical Esthetics IPL-Radio Frequency, Infra-Red, Vascular and Pigmented lesions, Inflammatory Acne, Skin rejuvenation, and Permanent Hair Reduction

Medical Esthetics Laser-Skin Resurfacing and Tattoo removal

Microblading-Eyebrow Mapping, strokes and corrective techniques

Business and Retail Management-Retail sales, setting up a business, profitable display, management.

Length: 67 weeks

Average base salary: CA$ 18.74 /hr

(indeed, October 2022)

Personal Support Worker

As a Personal Support Worker (PSW), you will provide those needing assistance with daily personal care as they deal with the effects of aging, injury or illness. A Personal Support Worker (PSW) works under the direction of a Registered Nurse or Registered Practical Nurse assisting patients with personal hygiene, meal preparation, and household management and in dealing with various ongoing conditions. PSW's work very closely with patients, therefore your knowledge and abilities must frequently go beyond dexterity skills; your role also involves sensitivity and respect for each individual client and their respective families.


Role of the PSW

Individuality and Code of Ethics

Interpersonal Skills

Identifying Abuse


Assisting in Managing Ongoing

Assisting a Person with Mobility Issues

Household Management & Meal Preparation

Assisting with Personal Hygiene

Cognitive Impairment & Mental Health Issues

Assisting a Person who is Dying

Job Opportunities: Hospitals / Agencies / Senior Citizen Recreation Centers / Long Term Care Facilities / Board of Education Special Ed. / Respite and Palliative Centers / Private Home Care

Length:29 weeks

Average base salary: $20.49/ hour

(Indeed, October 2022)


Hairstyling Diploma program is designed to develop and expand the student’s skills in every aspect of their career as a successful hairstylist. Our curriculum combines a fundamental and extensive theoretical component, with top-of-the-line industry professionals hands-on practicum, demonstrations and seminars. Our students experience real-life opportunities and training in our student clinic with real life salon guests. Protégé encourages and supports student professionalism, skill mastery and creativity to develop in demand industry professionals.


INTRODUCTION TO COSMETOLOGY-History of Cosmetology, Career Opportunities, Professionalism & Ethics

OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH & SAFETY-Microbiology, Infection & Prevention Control, Electricity, Health & Wellbeing

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT-Professional Development Strategies, Time Management

BUSINESS & CUSTOMER SERVICES-Fundamentals of Business Operation, Employment Preparation, Guest Experience, Communication

CUSTOMER CONSULTATION-Anatomy, Physiology Pathology, Trichology & Hair Analysis, Client Consultations

PREPARATORY PROCEDURES & TREATMENTS-Chemistry, Draping, Shampooing and Conditioning

HAIR STYLING-Hair Styling; Principals, Tools & Products, Wet Styling, Blow drying, Formal Styling

HAIR CUTTING-Hair Cutting; Principals, Tools, Procedures and Practical, Detailing &Texturing

PERMANENT WAVE-Structure of the Hair & Permanent Waving, Procedures, Practical

CHEMICAL HAIR RELAXER-Chemical Hair Relaxers; Safety, Types, Application, Practical

COLOUR & LIGHTENERS-Colour Theory, Level System, Formulations, Corrector, Application

HAIR ADDITIONS-Hair & Fiber Types, Wigs & Hair Pieces, Extensions, Practical

STUDENT SALON-Hands-on Services on Salon Guests, Greeting, Consulting, Connecting and Creating

Length: 1500 hours/ 12 months

Average Salary: $ 50,253/ year

(Indeed, October 2022)

Cardiology Technology

As a Cardiology Technologist, you will assist physicians by using various procedures and equipment to monitor, diagnose and treat heart and blood vessel disorders. Detecting heart disease and other cardiac conditions involves a team of healthcare professionals, of which the Cardiology Technologist is a key player. You are expected to be dependable, empathetic, a good communicator and be able to think critically on the spot. These qualities will put patients at ease and allow the technologist to accomplish the task as efficiently and effectively as possible.


Professionalism and Clinical Safety

Clinical Research and Statistics

Foundations of Anatomy & Physiology

Fundamentals of Cardiac Anatomy

ECG Fundamentals

Basic & Advanced Arrhythmia

Coronary Artery Disease and

Myocardial Infarction

Advanced Cardiac Diagnostic

Tests and Therapies

Phlebotomy and Intravenous Basics

Pediatric Cardiology

Job Opportunities: Hospitals / Cardiac Device /EP Industry / Cardiac Rehabilitation Centres / Ambulatory Health Care Services / Insurance Companies / Research Facilities / Medical Centers / Physicians / Offices / Private Cardiology and / Diagnostic Centres / Cardiac Diagnostic Equipment / Companies

Length: 78 weeks

Salary: Entry technician $31.65/HOUR, average annual salary of experienced technician $61,710



With the aging population, the tremendous advancements in technology, and our demand for the best quality of life, the healthcare industry is facing a growing shortage of well-trained personnel. Throughout the North American healthcare industry, there is an acute need to increase the size of the workforce and raise the skill level of that workforce. A well-trained Community Service Worker (CSW) is equipped with a flexible, adaptable career. Social and community service workers administer and implement a variety of social assistance programs and community services. They assist clients to address 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.

Program Objectives

This program is of interest to individuals with a strong desire to work as an integral part of a CSW team who also: 

Comprehensive community service worker knowledge, including psychology, sociology, family life, mental health, addictions, criminology, at-risk populations, case management, counselling, ethics, business communication, report writing, and government and social services.

Full range of computer and office skills, including current software applications, keyboarding skills, and personal and professional development.

On-site work experience through participation in a 160 hour placement at an approved CSW facility.

Of Interest To

This program provides students with the basic knowledge, skills, and work experience needed to become permanently employable in a CSW setting. Skill development is delivered in three areas:
Enjoy performing a variety of responsibilities in a caring, gracious, and professional manner
Place a high value on confidentiality, discretion, support, and detachment
Have a keen interest in attaining knowledge in the Community Services and Social Worker field
Demonstrate a strong personal and professional commitment to achieving excellence in a CSW capacity.

Program Notes

Financial assistance may be available to qualified students Graduation requirements: students must achieve a minimum program mark of 75% to obtain a diploma, as well as the successful completion of a 160-hour placement.

Career Opportunities:

Graduates of this program are qualified to work in a wide variety of CSW settings and occupations. Job titles vary per location, but graduates are an integral part of many settings, including:

Healthcare and social assistance / Nursing and residential care facilities / Youth centres / Individual and family services / Youth protection services / Public administration / Civic and social organizations / Social advocacy / Grant-making organizations / Provincial government / Out-patient care centres / Local community service centres (e.g., CLSC) / Vocational rehabilitation services / Educational services / Hospitals / Community food and housing

Length:42 weeks

Salary: 19-23/hour

(Indeed, October 2022)

Early Childcare Assistant

As an Early Childcare Assistant, you will assist and participate in the day to day operations of a childcare center.

You will help to provide a nurturing, caring environment in which young children can thrive and offer a professional approach while observing and guiding children throughout the day.

Children look to the Early Childcare Assistant to provide support and supervision as they play and experience things together. Early Childcare Assistants play a crucial role in a young child's early development.


Introduction to Early Childcare and Education

Roles and Responsibilities of the Childcare Worker

Child, Family and Community

Introduction to Child Development

CPR/First Aid

Health and Safety

Child Development

Guiding Children

Curriculum Planning


Introduction to Prenatal, Infant and Toddler Development

Job opportunities: Childcare Facilities / Early Learning Centers / Daycare Worker / Public & High school Assistant's Aid / Childcare Worker Assistant / Daycare Helper / Pre-school Helper

Length: 8 months

Salary: From 17.15/hour

(Indeed, October 2022)


The objective of the Diploma of Food Service Personnel is to train the trainees to become effective members of the interprofessional healthcare team of healthcare institutions with professional knowledge and skills. The course was developed jointly with the Ministry of Health and Long term Care, professional organizations and employers. It meets current government standards and employer requirements by combining lectures and practical experience in food laboratories. Through learning, students will learn about quantitative food preparation, basic therapeutic diet and nutrition, appropriate hygiene and safety practices, effective communication and high-quality customer service. In order to complete the training, the trainees will participate in the arranged field practice of work experience to gain practical experience, so that they can apply the classroom learning to the real world work environment. Graduates can not only be qualified for the roles of long-term nursing homes, nursing homes, hospital meal or nutrition assistants and health food service workers, but also can develop in the government, private day care centers, special nursing homes, etc.


Institutional Food Service and Role of Food Service Worker

Communication Skills for Food Service Worker

Sanitation and Safety

Quantity Food Preparation

Nutrition and Health

Medical Emergencies

Job Search and Career Development


CPR and First Aid Training

Placement (practicum)

Job opportunities: food service personnel / restaurant waiters / kitchen helpers / kitchen assistants in long-term care homes, nursing homes, hospitals, government, private day care centers, special care homes and other institutions

Length: 27 weeks

Average base salary:$17.87/ hour

(indeed, October 2022)


This course will prepare you to become a superlative massage therapist, and to prepare you to sit the College of Massage therapist of Ontario (CMTO) Certification Examinations.

The practice of massage therapy is the assessment of the treatment and prevention of physical dysfunction and pain of the soft tissue and joints by manipulation to develop, maintain rehabilitate or augment physical function, or relieve pain.

Since this therapy has been used throughout history for treatment of physiology and psychological well being, individuals are turning back to massage therapy as a compliment health care treatment. Massage Therapy is a Regulated Health Proffession, more information at The College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO).


Human Anatomy


Massage Theory


Human Relation

Massage treatments

Patient Assessment

Ethics & Professional regulation

Remedial Exercise

Length: 18 months

Average salary: $ 57.83/ hour

(Indeed, October 2022)

Medical Office Assistant

The Canadian healthcare industry is thriving and with that comes the growing need for healthcare professionals, including Medical Office Assistants, or MOAs. The MOA plays a crucial role in the smooth and efficient running of a medical office. Their duties vary, but can include everything from bookkeeping to scheduling lab tests to updating and maintaining important medical files. Becoming a Medical Office Assistant may be the perfect career path for you!


The Medical Office Assistant (MOA) is an important member of the office team. They help manage the office environment by performing a number of duties. This can include everything from booking and confirming appointments, book-keeping, tracking patient information, processing insurance forms, handling office correspondence, managing computer records and so much more. MOAs also perform other essential duties, such as getting a patient’s medical history and preparing patients for laboratory tests.

Though MOAs do not diagnose or treat patients, they may be asked to perform certain medical duties. Under the supervision of a medical practitioner, an MOA may be asked to take a patient’s vital signs, give injections and assist during examinations.


With a diploma with this program, you’ll have all the practical skills and training needed to succeed in your career. Some of the personal attributes that potential employers look for include:

Solid organizational and problem-solving skills

Proficiency with computer technology

Proficiency with medical software

Respect for all aspects of patient confidentiality

A desire to be part of a medical team

Patience and a pleasant demeanor


Ambulatory/Outpatient departments

Alternative medicine like chiropractic and acupuncture practices

Diagnostic Lab/X-Ray departments

Hospital Admitting/ER departments, such as switchboard, cashier, information services

Medical finance and administrative departments

Physicians' offices, clinics, mental healthcare and allied healthcare centres

Research facilities

Walk-in care centres

Duration: 40 Weeks

Average base salary:$ 18.22/ hour

(Indeed, October 2022)


Traditional Chinese medicine (TMC) is famous for its long history of cultural heritage and unique theoretical system. Acupuncture have been proved to be effective in clinical treatment and rehabilitation. Over the years, more and more people have become interested in and even rely on traditional Chinese medicine, especially acupuncture treatment and rehabilitation. The continuous improvement of CTCMPAO regulations has greatly promoted the promotion of traditional Chinese medicine and acupuncture technology. Ontario, especially Toronto, where Chinese people live, has a great demand for acupuncture treatment and rehabilitation, and the supply of traditional Chinese acupuncture talents is in short supply. This Diploma of Acupuncture course is designed by the CTCMPAO College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Acupuncture Teachers for beginners with zero foundation. Project learning involves acupuncture theory, practice demonstration, classroom skills and clinical guidance practice. Graduates who have completed their studies are eligible to participate in the Pan Canadian Acupuncture Examination and the NCCAOM Acupuncture Certification Examination of American Oriental Medicine. As a member of CTCMPAO, Chinese medicine practitioners or acupuncturists can legally engage in occupation in Ontario and other places. They can treat and rehabilitate patients according to diseases, physiological disorders and injuries diagnosed by diseases, using traditional Chinese medicine theory, comprehensive medical models and acupuncture techniques.


Acupuncture concepts and Technique

TCM foundation

Diagnostics and Treatment

Human Anatomy



Fundamentals of Biomedica


Medicine (Tuina)


Eastern Nutrition and Western Medical Assessment

Professional Ethics and communication

Clinic practice

Job opportunities: community hospitals and teaching hospitals, private acupuncture clinics, massage clinics, physical therapist clinics, natural therapy clinics, traditional Chinese medicine clinics, fitness centers, sanatoriums, chiropractic centers or spas. At the same time, it can also be self-employed to operate independently.

Length:89 weeks

Average base salary: $54.98/ hour

(indeed, October 2022)

Medical Laboratory Assistant Technician

As a Medical Laboratory Assistant Technician you are responsible for collecting blood, tissue and other samples from patients, as well as logging patient samples and preparing them for testing. You will perform laboratory procedures such as preparing specimens, culture media and stock solutions, and recognizing problems and errors in lab procedures.

You will also use automated equipment and computerized instruments capable of performing a number of tests simultaneously, as well as microscopes, cell counters, and other sophisticated laboratory equipment.


Medical Terminology

Anatomy and Physiology

Laboratory Safety and Asepsis

Hematology/ Hemostasis/ Immunohematology

Standards of Practice and Ethics

Cardiovascular System and ECG

Quality Assurance and Lab Math

Clinical Chemistry and Urinalysis

Laboratory Microbiology

Anatomical Pathology

Job opportunities: Hospitals / Insurance Companies / Clinical Research / Addiction Centers / Private laboratories / Blood Donor Clinics / Home Healthcare / Physicians’ Offices

Length:9 months

Average base salary: $ 19.89/ hour

(indeed, October 2022)


This major is designed to cultivate students' ability to obtain nutrition and health related work. Graduates will be engaged in consultation, design and management in the fitness center and other nutrition and health clubs, so as to bring physiological and psychological dual health knowledge to customers. This industry has relevant qualification certificates in Canada, and students can take the examination according to their own needs after graduation. The main certificates in the market now include:

1. Fitness Instructor Specialist (FIS)

2. Personal Trainer Specialist (PTS)

3. Nutrition & Wellness Specialist (NWS)


Introduction to Computers

Community and Civic Life  

The Business of Fitness Consulting

Supervising, Managing and Consulting  

Leisure Program Design and Management

Anatomy and Physiology

Introduction to biomechanics and Kinesiology

Excerise Physiology

Nutrition and Wellness

Group Fitness


Job opportunities: personal trainer/sports coach/professional or amateur athlete/employee of sports nutrition center.

Length:49 weeks

Average base salary:$18.28/ hour

(indeed, October 2022)


With the continuous improvement of people's living standards, the beauty industry has also entered a stage of rapid development. This course is designed to create an international professional senior esthetician. It is designed to teach zero basic students knowledge and skills from face and body care, makeup, hand and foot care, nail care, hair removal, beauty salon operation and management, and other practical operations. After graduation, students can comprehensively master various beauty and makeup technologies and enter various beauty industries. Whether in spa, beauty salon, fitness center and beauty/cosmetics supply company, there are a lot of employment opportunities.


Basic knowledge of professional beautician

Facial Care

Makeup Art

Body massage

Hand, foot and nail manicure

Hair removal

Marketing and Management

Job opportunities: professional esthetician, makeup artist, image consultant, receptionist, manicure/pedicure technician, beauty product sales or self-employed operator of beauty salon.

Duration: 7 months

Average base salary:$18.74

(indeed, October 2022)


As an Intra Oral Dental Assistant you will receive and prepare patients for treatment as well as sterilize, prepare and set out dental instruments and materials. You are also trained to process x-rays, assist dentists during dental procedures and record dental procedures performed.

You may also take on administrative duties as needed, such as answering telephone calls and/or coordinating appointment schedules.


Introduction to Dental Assisting

Bio-Dental Science

Dental Materials & Safety

Microbiology & Disease Prevention in Dentistry


Dental Specialties

Preventative Dentistry

Diagnostic Records

Oral Pathology

Laboratory Procedures

Clinical Dentistry

Pharmacology & Medical Dental Emergencies

Job opportunities: Private Practice Dental Offices / Specialty Dental Offices / Community Health Agencies / Hospital Clinics / Dental Insurance Companies / Dental & Denture Labs / Dental Supply Companies

Length: 53 weeks

Average salary: $ 23.94/ hour

(indeed, October 29, 2022)


With the continuous improvement of people's material and spiritual life and the continuous development of international tourism, SPA aromatherapy has become increasingly popular, forming a broad market, which will provide a large number of jobs for aromatherapy mages. After the professional and formal training of this course, graduates can obtain the American NAHA certificate and join the membership of the American Aromatherapy Association. According to the Canadian salary survey data, the average annual salary of aromatherapy therapists can reach $133000, with excellent employment and development prospects. This major will teach professional, up-to-date aromatherapy courses and other certified education courses in the field of natural health. The understanding of the latest research materials, combined with practical experience, can help students achieve the goal of becoming professional incense therapists.


Introduction to Aromatherapy

Plant pathology


Essential oil chemistry

Distillation and extraction

Metabolism and absorption

Introduction to aroma

Essential oil formula

Case study

Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology

clinical application

Professional Practice

Occupational Health and Safety

Sterilization and bacteriology

Body aromatherapy

Business management

Job opportunities: Self entrepreneurship: opening aromatic studios, small SPAs, beauty centers, private customized skin care shops, etc

Average Yearly Salary:133,000 CAD

(salaryexplorer, 2022)

Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (DMS)

A Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (DMS) is a highly-skilled medical imaging professional within the allied health sector who utilizes their technical expertise, knowledge of human anatomy and the physical principles of ultrasound to produce diagnostic images of the body.

Sonography is used to evaluate various parts of the body, including the abdomen, pelvis, blood vessels, developing fetus, superficial organs and structures. The quality of the sonographic examination is intrinsically linked to the skill of the sonographer who tailors the examination and interprets the sonographic findings by selectively recording anatomical images and real-time physiological information. The final diagnostic report produced by the physician is inherently reliant on the technical and intellectual skills of the sonographer.

The primary goal of the Diagnostic Medical Sonography program is to provide students with didactic, laboratory, and clinical education/experiences in preparation for a health career as a Diagnostic Medical Sonographer. The graduate will demonstrate competency to meet the Sonography Canada examination requirements, deliver compassionate patient care, and function as an integral member of the health care team with confidence.


To prepare competent entry-level general sonographers within the cognitive (knowledge), psychomotor (skills), and affective (behaviour) learning domains

Educate competent and compassionate sonographers capable of functioning as entry-level sonographers.

Provide a comprehensive competency-based curriculum

Prepare the student to think and act independently

Prepare the student for entry into the ever-changing sonography work environment

Prepare the student to achieve a satisfactory result on the Sonography Canada exam for Generalist Sonographer

Provide comprehensive student education to aid in student retention, course, and program completion


The Diagnostic Medical Sonographer (DMS) program can be completed in 86 weeks (5 semesters) , including 32 weeks (1200 hours) of practicum with on-the-job training, offsite with potential employers. It provides you with a foundation of skills and experience, both in classroom learning with industry experts and in the ability to apply that knowledge to real-life, practical activities. Whether new to Canada and looking to expand your experience, trained in healthcare and wanting to specialize, or new to the field and fascinated by where this diploma can take your future, this program is second-to-none.


Introduction to Sonography

Clinical Preparation

Human Anatomy and Physiology

Cross-Sectional Anatomy

Physics and Instrumentation

Abdominal Sonography I

Sonography Scan Lab I

Abdominal Sonography II

Sonography Scan Lab II

Infection Prevention and Control

Superficial Structures and Vascular Sonography

Mental Health Fundamentals

First Trimester Screening

Obstetric and Gynecologic Sonography

Sonography Scan Lab III

Interprofessional Communication and Collaboration

Clinical Practicum I

Clinical Practicum II

Comprehensive Review


Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, with senior-level College (C) University (U) level courses:



Minimum one senior science; Chemistry or Biology or Physics (Biology is strongly recommended)

Post-secondary level courses may be used to satisfy subject prerequisites. Applicants with post-secondary education must provide official transcripts for all secondary and post-secondary institutions attended

Students completing the English requirement at a high school in a country other than Canada and who have English as a second language, must complete an acceptable English Assessment TOEFL (Graduate Certificate: 580 for the paper-based test or 237 for the computer-based test, or 88+ minimums for the Internet-based test.) or equivalent testing

Foreign trained individuals must have their credentials assessed by WES or ICES for equivalency

Length:93 weeks


(Indeed, October 2022

Physiotherapist and Occupational Therapy Assistant

As a Physiotherapist and Occupational Therapy Assistant, you will be working with individuals and their families under the direction of a licensed Physiotherapist. Your role will be focused on assisting in the treatment and prevention of physical disabilities, movement dysfunction and pain resulting from injury, disease, or other health-related conditions.

You will provide rehabilitative services to people with various mental, emotional, physical, or developmental impairments. Your focus will be on assisting the development of treatment plans and procedures.


Physical Dysfunction, Disorders & Interventions

Physiotherapy Modalities, Techniques and Functional Movements

Historical, Philosophical, and Theoretical Principles of Occupational Therapy

Management and Practice Issues

Anatomy and Physiology

Occupations and Disabilities

Treatment, Techniques, Procedures and Concepts

JOB OPPORTUNITIES: Hospitals / Physiotherapy Clinics / Physicians’ Offices / Insurance Companies / Sports/Fitness Centers / Rehabilitation Centers / Long Term Care Facilities / Recreation Centers

Length:PTA 45 weeks; OTA 66weeks

Average base salary: $ 31.14/ hour

(indeed, October 2022)

Pharmacy Technician

The Pharmacy Technician program is designed to prepare you for employment in community, industrial or institutional pharmacy settings.

Your program combines theoretical classroom learning with practical hands-on training, ensuring that you become well-versed in all aspects of the pharmaceutical industry.

Through comprehensive learning objectives and practical hands-on training addressing the knowledge, skills and competencies outlined by the National Association of Pharmacy Regulatory Authorities (NAPRA), as a graduate of this program, you will be technically qualified to work as a pharmacy technician.


Professionalism in Pharmacy Practice

CPR & First Aid

Pharmacy Calculations

Extemporaneous Compounding

Anatomy, Physiology & Medical Terminology


Medical Devices, National Health and OTC Products

Management & Inventory Control

Pharmacy Law and Ethics

Community Pharmacy Practices

Long Term Care Pharmacy Practices

Aseptic Technique

JOB OPPORTUNITIES: Community Pharmacies / Hospital Pharmacies / Insurance Companies / Long Term Care Facilities / Pharmacy Software Providers / Specialized Pharmacy Settings / Research Settings

Length:59 weeks

Average base salary: $ 25/ hour

(indeed, October 2022)


As an Occupational Health and Safety professional, you will protect the physical and mental well-being of people in the workplace and drive, implement and manage health and safety initiatives to prevent work-related accidents, injuries and fatalities. Your responsibilities typically include:

Identifying risks and hazards;

Creating health and safety plans and delivering training programs;

Investigating complaints, accidents and injuries;

Dealing with the Worker’s Compensation Board and disability claims;

Conducting ongoing inspections and developing strategies to continuously improve workplace health and safety


CPR/First Aid

Occupational Health and Safety Fundamentals

OHS Training and Development

Professional Practices, Laws and Ethics

Health and Wellness

Hazard Anticipation and Controls

Safety Audit and Analysis

Principles of Occupational Hygiene

Industrial Safety Management

OHS Management Systems

Fundamentals of Ergonomics

Fire Protection

Risk and Emergency Management

Accident Prevention and Investigation

JOB OPPORTUNITIES: Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Officer, Advisor or Manager / Workplace Health and Safety Coordinator / Environmental Director / Security Director / Health and Safety Consultation / Workplace Wellness Coordinator or Manager / Disability Case Manager / Wellness Advisor / Policy or Program Manager

Length: 47 weeks


Average salary: $61,484 per year

(glassdoor, 2022)