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REHABILITATION ASSISTANT
Manitoba Institute of Trades and Technology - Winnipeg Winnipeg , Manitoba
  • Duration: 2 Semester
  • Degree Name: REHABILITATION ASSISTANT
  • Discipline Medicine and Health Sciences
  • Program Level: Certificate
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Special Admission Requirements
  • Grade 12 / High School with Mathematics (min 55 %) , English(min55%), Chemistry(min55%)Biology(min55%)
  • Min IELTS overall: 6 (Min Reading: 5.5 , Min Writing: 5.5 , Min Listening: 5.5 , Min Speaking: 5.5 )
Overview

The Rehabilitation Assistant program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to provide safe and competent rehabilitative care to clients and their families. Rehabilitation assistants perform their duties under the supervision of a speech language pathologist, occupational therapist and/or physical therapist. Program curriculum includes a variety of frequently encountered rehabilitation simulations to help students develop effective communication and client safety. Two, preceptor-led work practicum rotations (six weeks in duration each) put students in real-world experiences where they can practice and improve their skills. Participation in MITT’s Work Skills Series workshops provides students a solid foundation in the employability and essential skills employers demand. Who it is for Individuals looking for careers in health care that allow them to provide patient-focused care, who have strong communication skills, and who like work directly with others. Rehabilitation assistant are expected to: Work shifts and weekends Stand for extended periods of time Use their bodies to assist clients Lift up to 30 pounds Touch and provide care for clients of all ages, cultures, and genders Manage time, tasks, and resources effectively Work, collaborate, and communicate effectively in a team environment Enjoy working with people

Financials
Description Sub Total
Avg Application Fee $190
Avg Cost of Tuition/Year $17000
Avg Yearly Cost of Living $12900
Estimated Other school expenses and fees $0
Estimated Total/Year $30090.00
Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.

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