Academic Excellence for Careers in the Healthcare Industry
The new Centre for Applied Health Sciences takes our expertise in healthcare education to a whole new level. The 100,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility boasts the latest in cutting-edge technology found in any educational environment. The Centre has been designed to feel like you're working in a hospital or healthcare setting.
Three new programs, Ultrasound
, Cardiovascular Technology
and Respiratory Therapy
have their state-of-the-art labs on the first floor. These labs feature working stations that utilize the latest technology and tools used in the field.
program has expanded facilities in the Centre and includes a dedicated lab and garage so students can practice their skills in a "real-life" setting.
The main floor is also home to the Dental Hygiene
and Dental Assisting
labs. The Dental complex holds 25 dental chairs, all supported by digital technology with computers at each station. Students experience real-world training with a community dental clinic that operates five days a week.
The second floor houses the Nursing programs (BScN Nursing
and Practical Nursing
), along with our Personal Support Worker
and Pharmacy Technician
The Nursing program offers 12 fully equipped patient care suites, numerous simulation labs complete with new SIM technology and a nurses station that will function just like those in a hospital setting.
For the Personal Support Worker program, there are two fully equipped apartments in which to practice, complete with staircases, lifts and fully functioning kitchens.
Pharmacy Technician has dedicated labs including retail pharmacy simulation space and drug dispensing room.
The third floor houses four labs (Hematology, Transfusion, Microbiology and Chemistry) that are dedicated to the Medical Laboratory Science
and Medical Laboratory Technician
programs, providing students with the perfect environment to become proficient in areas of specimen collection and processing.
BOOK A TOUR!
If you're interested in arranging a tour to see the facility and get more information about the programs, please call 519-972-2760 or visit the Campus Tours
page to select an upcoming tour date.