Institutional and Home Care Assistance

About the program

he Institutional and Home Care Assistance program prepares students to practice the occupation of a health care attendant in the public and private health care sectors. Institutional and Home Care Assistants provide care, support or guide clients in organizing and carrying out activities of daily living.

Diploma Acquired

Diplôme d’études professionnelles (DEP)


How to provide basic care and assistance with activities of daily living

PDSB (Principes de déplacement sécuritaire des bénéficiaires)

We are ASSTSAS acredited (Association paritaire pour la santé et la sécurité du travail du secteur affaires sociales)

First Aid

Administration & distribution of medication

Basic invasive care

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A Career in this field

Our program can be completed in less than a year, which gives you a quick jumpstart on a new career. Health care professionals are in high demand and our graduates find work in hospitals, nursing homes, and long-term health care facilities.