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Graduate Certificate in Gerontology

Niagara College, Welland Campus, Niagara – 1 Academic Year

Graduate Certificate In Gerontology

Overview

The Gerontology program is ideal for nurses who are interested in enhancing their foundational knowledge and building leadership skills in caring for the health of older adults in diverse settings. Graduates of this program will combine their new, advanced learning with their previous professional credentials and experience to provide exemplary service to this growing population.

Program Status Applications Closed
Location Welland, Ontario
Credential Ontario College Certificate
Start Date TBC
Application Fee C$500 Pay Now
Tuition Fee
* Tuition fee is subject to change.
C$15,378*
Program Status Accepting Applications
Location Welland, Ontario
Credential Ontario College Certificate
Start Date TBC
Application Fee C$500 Pay Now
Tuition Fee
* Tuition fee is subject to change.
C$15,378*

Semester 1

  • Health and Aging in Canada
  • Older Adult & Hospital based Nursing
  • Older Adult & Long Term Care Nursing
  • Healthy Aging in the Community
  • Community Service with Older Adults
Semester 2
  • Nursing Leadership
  • Advanced Communication in Nursing
  • Gerontological Nursing Practice
  • Introduction to Evidence Based Nursing
  • Introduction to Interprofessional Education and Practice
  • Clinical Practicum

  • Applicants must have completed a Diploma / Degree in nursing and should be registered with the Nursing Council of their country of education.
  • IELTS requirement of minimum 6.0 overall no component less than 5.5 bands.
  • IELTS is not required in case the candidate is from an English speaking country

This program is designed to enhance your knowledge and skills to enable you to provide quality care to mentally ill seniors in their own homes, in institutions, and in other community settings.

  • Immunizations records & Police Clearance are required for Clinical Placements
  • CPR - HCP level

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