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Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition Program


The Health Care Aide Academy is very excited to announce we are offering the PLAR (Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition) program. This is an opportunity for individuals who have related health care experience to become a certified Health Care Aide.

This program is designed for those:

  • Individuals who have been working as a nursing attendant or a personal care worker, but are not certified in Alberta.
  • Individuals who have medical training in another country and have experience in geriatrics

This is a self study program with an instructor available for any assistance needed. We are conveniently located downtown Red Deer to write your unit exams. We have a well-equipped lab for practice and host one of the two practical exams.


  • 1200 hours of work experience in the last 24 months
  • Criminal record check
  • Up to-date immunizations
  • ESL level 7


Contact us for more info & enrolment inquiries

Email | Telephone: (403) 347-2018

Key facts

Next:

Ongoing start dates

Duration:

This is a modular program which can be completed on your own time with exams scheduled at the Academy.


Schedule:

Please contact us for next exam date.

Tuition and fees

Tuition

$ 3850


Tuition and fees total

$ 3850

*fees are subject to change.

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