The Community and Social Services Worker diploma program at the National Academy of Health and Business is designed to prepare caring individuals for rewarding and successful careers in community centres, social services, rehabilitation or detoxification facilities, women’s shelters and suicide prevention organizations.

If you have a passion for helping people, are a caring and empathetic person and are looking for an extremely rewarding job, you should consider a career in community and social services.

Students will graduate with exceptional skills, knowledge and confidence that will enable them to find an exceptional and rewarding career as a community services worker.

Graduating from the Community Services Worker diploma program will provide students with skills such as:

  • Suicide and crisis intervention
  • CPR and First Aid
  • Intervention techniques
  • Group communication skills
  • Business communications
  • Team building
  • Counseling techniques
  • And much more!

The Community Services Worker diploma program at NAHB is 41 weeks long and includes an 11-week job placement, meaning you’ll hone the theoretical skills you’ve learned in a real world setting.

Students in the Community Services Worker diploma program are eligible for up to five different funding options, including the Ontario Student Assistance Program (OSAP), Employment Insurance, Second Career Payment Plans and even loans facilitated by us.

Request more information today to find out how a career in community services could change your life forever!