Do you believe having a positive and direct impact on the lives of people with developmental disabilities is a career worth pursuing? Are you looking for personal and pro
Developmental Services Worker (DSW) program
Do you believe having a positive and direct impact on the lives of people with developmental disabilities is a career worth pursuing? Are you looking for personal and professional satisfaction on a daily basis? If so, Fanshawe's Developmental Services Worker (DSW) program will guide you toward your goals.
Using a biopsychosocial approach to complex needs, you'll become a highly skilled and reflective practitioner supporting people of all ages to live as independently as possible, while promoting inclusive communities. Your courses will be dynamic with a focus on mental and physical health, interpersonal skills, teaching, and positive behavior supports. You'll learn how to collaborate and build relationships with family members, and to work with the diverse network of professionals who support people with developmental disabilities. And with over 700 hours of field experience with community agencies and school partners, you'll gain the first-hand experience and confidence necessary for success. You'll also have the opportunity to transfer credits for further education at universities such as Ryerson, Windsor, Calgary, and Western....
Quality healthcare is crucial to a nation's welfare and it is important to have organizations that are willing to measure themselves against international standards.The c
Quality healthcare is crucial to a nation's welfare and it is important to have organizations that are willing to measure themselves against international standards.The courses aim to provide healthcare professionals with the knowledge and skills needed to be an effective manager in the healthcare sector, equipping participants with an understanding of the external context in which healthcare organisations operate, how they are managed, and analytical techniques that can be applied to decision-making processes within the health sector. Students of this course will learn the following key topics :
Understand the healthcare organisations structure and culture, including the organisational behavior in healthcare industry.
Have a good knowledge on change management and organisational development in healthcare environments.
Understand healthcare strategies, devise healthcare strategic plans and know about healthcare accreditation schemes.
Know about healthcare quality, patient safety and prevention of medical errors.
Understand healthcare management and leadership issues.
Acquire a basic knowledge of healthcare financial