Healthcare, Community Studies, and Family Caregiver

As the world changes, so do our communities and the people who live and work in them. These changes affect the work that many do to support the strength and well-being of our communities.

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Giving you the real-world skills you need

Whether you’re an emergency room nurse, inner city social worker, or health care aide at a senior's living centre or caring for a loved one, NorQuest Continuing Education & Custom Training (CECT) has a variety of professional development courses that provide real-world, practical, and relevant skills to those working hard to serve our communities.

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Healthcare Continuing Education

NorQuest College offers a wide range of continuing education healthcare training courses that are tailored to enhance your nursing knowledge, provide practical skills experience, and to diversify your healthcare professional career expertise.

NorQuest’s healthcare courses are designed with real-world application in mind, equipping you with the necessary skills to help you advance your career to the next level.

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Community Studies Continuing Education

NorQuest College offers a variety of Community Studies courses that are specially designed to build on your existing skills and knowledge in order to help you enhance and advance your career as a social worker, rehabilitation specialist, human resources manager, or other relevant community and social service career.  


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Family Caregiver Wellness

Are you caring for a loved one? Learn the skills to be confident and empowered as a family caregiver. NorQuest College has the knowledge and expertise to provide workshops to help family caregivers transition into their new normal of caring for their loved ones. We can equip you with the validated knowledge to look after your loved one while they are living at home. With our online videos and tutorials and on site hands on innovative workshops, you can learn at home or at the college, depending on your learning personality.

For onsite workshops, you can leave your loved one at home or bring them in for senior programming so both of you can have some meaningful engagements to enhance quality of life.

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Custom Training for Healthcare and Community Studies

NorQuest CECT offers flexible custom corporate training that is tailored to meet the unique training needs of your organization. Visit our custom training page for more details.

Custom training

We focus on the partnership. We want to support our client's success and prosperity. Whether we use our existing continuing education courses and build on that, or if we start from scratch, we will work with you to deliver results. We customize curriculum based on your business or organizational needs. Talk to us today.

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Save on the cost of training

Whether you are an individual or an organization looking for training for your staff, the Canada-Alberta Job Grant can help save on the costs. Many of our continuing education and custom training programs qualify for the grant. What does that mean? With the grant, you can save two-thirds of the costs.

For details on which courses and programs qualify, talk to one of our program officers.

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Healthcare and Community Contact Information

Contact us for more information about NorQuest College's Healthcare and Community Studies programs and courses.

Main Office:
10230 108 Street NW
Room C100
Edmonton, AB Canada T5J 1L4

The personal information collected on this web form will be used to send you updates on Continuing Education and Custom Training courses. Collection is authorized under section 33(c) of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act and is managed in accordance with the Act. Questions about the collection and use of the personal information can be directed to the Manager, Operational Growth, C109A, 10230 108 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 1L4. Telephone: 780.644.6293.

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