Interested in Becoming a Personal Support Worker(PSW)?

Dates: September 5, 2017 - February 9, 2018


  • Classroom - GELA Brantford, City Centre Campus
  • LAB - Tollgate Technological Skills Centre
  • Community Placements - locations in Brant County
  • Clinical Placement - Long Term Care Facilities in Brant County

Fee: $800.00 (not a tuition, not eligible for income tax education deduction)


  • Lab and Material Costs
  • Textbook and Workbook
  • 2 Uniforms and Identification Badge
  • CPR and First Aid
  • Guest Speakers and Special Certification
  • Graduation Fee
  • 6 Secondary School Credits (if you need them)

Student Requirements:

  • Ontario Secondary School Diploma preferred OR
  • Must be within 6 credits of graduating and have compulsory English completed
  • Must provide own transportation
  • White duty shoes with closed toe and heel or athletic shoe
  • Criminal Record Check and Vulnerable Sector Screen
  • Fitness level necessary to perform duties on clinical placement
  • Must have all immunizations up to date and provide proof
  • 2 step TB Skin Test required for all students who are accepted
  • Registration:
  • Contact City Centre Campus, Brantford at (519) 759-0000
  • Contact Simcoe Campus, Simcoe at (519) 426-7916

*If you are not currently working you may be eligible for Second Career Funding. Contact your local Employment Ontario Centre to find out if you qualify.