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                                     IN SIMCOE?
                                     There are many benefits to studying
                                     at a smaller campus:
                                      Programs designed to prepare
                                       you for high‑demand careers in
                                       our community
                                      Small classes with easier access to
                                       faculty experts and student supports
                                      Strong partnerships with
                                       regional employers
                                      Familiar faces and fun campus
                                       activities to add to your student
                                      Lower fees and free parking

Looking for more info?                 IN THIS ISSUE:

Contact us to arrange a personal       4   Post-secondary programs
appointment and tour.                  7   Short-term training programs
634 Ireland Road Simcoe ON N3Y 4K8     13 Professional development courses
519-426-8260 |
                                       15 General interest courses

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       Our programs provide exceptional learning opportunities, student
       support and industry connections to prepare you for career success.
       Classes are offered in a blended delivery format this winter,
       combining online and in‑person classes.

    Adventure Expeditions and Interpretive Leadership
    Diploma(45 weeks)
    Apply now for September
    If you have the mind for business, a passion for nature and a love of adventure, then this
    program is meant for you. You’ll learn the ins and outs of the growing eco‑tourism industry.
    By graduation, you’ll have expertise to design programming, lead nature expeditions, manage
    authentic learning experiences and even build your own business!
                                                                                                   Early Childhood Education
                                                                                                   Diploma(Accelerated 48 weeks)
    Agri-Business Management                                                                       Starts every 6 weeks – apply now!
    Graduate Certificate(30 weeks)                                                                Your love for child development can translate into a rewarding career of Early Childhood
    Apply now for January or May                                                                   Education. You’ll be ready to help shape the minds of our next generation in only one
    This exciting program is for those wanting to enter a career in the dynamic agricultural       year. Program starts every 6 weeks! Combine with DSW and complete both programs in
    sector at the supervisory level or to manage relationships in an agri‑business environment.    18 months!!
    From farm to fork, and everything in between, graduates will have the opportunity to seek
    employment in a wide variety of agricultural businesses within one year!

    Developmental Services Worker
    Diploma(Accelerated 48 weeks)
    Starts every 6 weeks – apply now!
    If you have a passion for others, this program will show you how to properly care for people
    with developmental disabilities in only one year. Program starts every 6 weeks! Combine with
    ECE and complete both programs in 18 months!

                                                                                                        For more information or to apply, go to

                                                                                                                               Ask us about funding assistance.

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                                                                                                                   Three great reasons to take MyPath

                                                                                                                  Flexible delivery | 1-on-1 dedicated support
                                                                                                                          Train for in-demand careers

                                                                                                      FOOD SERVICE WORKER
                                                                                                      This certificate program will provide students with the skills and abilities required
                                                                                                      to perform effectively in institutional food preparation settings, whether in
                                                                                                      hospital or long-term care facilities. Students will proceed through the academic
    Personal Support Worker                                                                           portion of the program to food preparation and service, nutrition and sanitary
    Certificate(30 weeks)                                                                            practices in the workplace. The program includes a mandatory field placement
    Apply now for January or September                                                                (80 hours) for individuals in a hospital or long-term care setting
    A compassionate heart is what is needed in this 8-month program. Learn how to care for
    people in need, such as the elderly, the chronically ill and people with physical disabilities.    Course                      Code             L   Dates               Days/Time       Cost
    This program will start your path to a high-demand career working in long-term care facilities,   Role of the FSW              FDMG-1005-40SC   O   Jan 19 – Mar 23                     $207.10 
    retirement homes, hospitals or community agencies.
                                                                                                      Customer Service &           COMM-1076-40SC   O   Jan 19 – Mar 23                     $207.10 
    Social Service Worker                                                                             Sanitation & Safety in FSW   SANI-3001-40SC   O   Feb 1 – Apr 12                      $297.40 
    Diploma (60 weeks) | Fast Track Diploma(36 weeks)
                                                                                                      Food Preparation & Service   FDMG-1058-40SC   O   Feb 1 – Apr 12                      $297.40 
    Apply now for January, May or September
                                                                                                      Nutrition for the FSW        NUTR-1024-40SC   O   Feb 3 – Apr 14                      $297.40 
    You want to make the world a better place. This program combining theory and practical
    field placements, allows you to develop your abilities to help people overcome a variety of       Special Diets in             NUTR-3009-40SC O     Feb 3 – Apr 14                      $297.40 
    struggles. Offered in a 2-year delivery or a 10-month Fast Track model.                           Health Care
                                                                                                      Standard First Aid & CPR     HLTH-9088        B                                       $159.00 

    Welding Techniques                                                                                Field Placement              WRKE-0001-01SC       Continuous Intake   Call to         $195.30 
    Certificate(30 weeks)                                                                                                                                                  schedule
    Apply now for January or September
    Learn a wide range of welding skills in both the classroom and in the real world. This 8-month
    certificate, which includes a 120-hour work placement, prepares you to write your welding
    tickets and to begin working in this high-demand field.                                                     LEGEND                                  REFUND POLICY
                                                                                                                In-Class                       C        1 Day Before 3rd Class          

           For more information or to apply, go to                                          Online                         O        2 Weeks After Start             

                                                                                                                Blended (Online & In-Class)    B        3 Days Prior to Start           
                                 Ask us about funding assistance.

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    This certificate program provides students with the knowledge and skills
    needed to excel as a clerk, assistant, or receptionist in a variety of health care
    facilities such as hospital units, doctor’s offices and clinics.

     Course                       Code             L   Dates             Days/Time   Cost
    Processing Physician Orders   HLTH-1007-40SC   O   TBD                           $207.10
                                                                                     + text 
    Patient Preparation           HLTH-1208-40SC   O   Feb 8 – Mar 15                $207.10 
    Medical Terminology           HLTH-1209-40SC   O   Feb 4 – Apr 15                $297.40
    & Anatomy                                                                        + text 
    Microsoft Office Essentials   COMP-1378-40SC   O   Feb 4 – Apr 15                $297.40
                                                                                     + text 
    Electronic Patient Records    ADMN-1045-40SC   O   Feb 2 – Apr 13                $297.40
                                                                                     + text 
    Organizational Skills         HLTH-1010-40SC   O   Feb 2 – Apr 13                $297.40
                                                                                     + text 
    Professional Communication    COMM-1054-40SC   O   Feb 3 – Apr 14                $297.40
                                                                                     + text     ESTHETICS
    Computerized Billing          COMP-1128-40SC   O   Mar 18 – May 13               $243.22     This certificate program provides you with the necessary skills to become
                                                                                     + text     a professional Esthetician as well as the tools and confidence to open your
    Medical Transcription         COMP-1130-40SC   O   Feb 3 – Apr 14                $297.40     own spa.
                                                                                     + text 
                                                                                                  Course              Code             L   Dates                  Days/Time    Cost
                                                                                                 Body Care            AEST-1045-10SC   B   Feb 16 – Jul 13        Wed          $868.30 
                                                                                                                                           (Feb 16 – Mar 16 are   5 – 9 p.m.
                                                                                                                                           online lectures)

                                                                                                 Skin Care 1          AEST-1052-10SC   O   TBD                    Mon          $447.40 
                                                                                                                                                                  7 – 9 p.m.
                                                                                                 Professional         AEST-1040-10SC   B   Feb 15 – May 31        Tue          $537.70 
                                                                                                 Basic Manicure /                          (Feb 15 & Mar 1 are    5 – 9 p.m.
                                                                                                 Spa Manicure                              online lectures)

                                                                                                 Professional         AEST-1041-10SC   B   Feb 17 – Jun 2         Thu          $537.70 
                                                                                                 Basic Pedicure /                          (Feb 17 & Feb 24 are   5 – 9 p.m.
                                                                                                 Spa Pedicure                              online lectures)

                                                                                                 Spa Business Intro   BUSI-1097-10SC   O   Summer 2022                         $207.10 
                                                                                                 Skin Care 2          AEST-1053-10SC   C   Summer 2022                         $447.40 
                                                                                                 Waxing               AEST-1042-10SC   B   Summer 2022                         $447.40 
                                                                                                 Makeup Artistry      AEST-1043-10SC   C   Summer 2022                         $447.40 

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                                                                                                HUMAN RESOURCES ESSENTIALS
                                                                                                This program satisfies the core components of human resources management
                                                                                                and is for those who want to expand or update their skills, or enter into a variety
                                                                                                of careers managing people and organizations. Many of these courses provide a
                                                                                                practical approach and are specifically designed to prepare graduates to write
                                                                                                the examinations set by the Human Resources Professionals Association for the
                                                                                                CHRP designation.

                                                                                                 Course                    Code             L    Dates             Days/Time   Cost
                                                                                                Human Resources            MGMT-1017-10SC   O    Feb 22 – May 31               $297.40
                                                                                                Management                                                                     + text 
                                                                                                Recruitment & Selection    MGMT-3009-10SC   O    TBD                           $297.40
                                                                                                                                                                               + text 
                                                                                                Occupational Health        HLTH-1102-10SC    C   Summer 2022                   $297.40
                                                                                                & Safety                                                                       + text 
                                                                                                Training & Development     MGMT-3042-10SC    C   Summer 2022                   $297.40
                                                                                                                                                                               + text 
                                                                                                Labour Relations           MGMT-1163-10SC    C   Summer 2022                   $297.40
     ACCOUNTING ESSENTIALS                                                                                                                                                     + text 
                                                                                                Compensation & Benefits    MGMT-3048-10SC    C   Fall 2022                     $297.40
     This program is designed to provide students with the accounting essentials                Administration                                                                 + text 
     required for positions in service or manufacturing organizations. Successful
     students will learn to maintain general and sub-ledgers, prepare and analyze               Organizational Behaviour   MGMT-3007-10SC    C   Fall 2022                     $297.40
                                                                                                                                                                               + text 
     financial statements, organize financial and management accounting information
     to assist with an organization's decision making process, and utilize current              HR Planning                MGMT-3061-10SC    C   Fall 2022                     $297.40
     software technology.                                                                                                                                                      + text 

      Course                      Code             L   Dates             Days/Time   Cost
     Principles of Accounting 1   ACCT-1100-40SC   O   Feb 15 – Apr 26               $297.40
                                                                                     + text 
                                                                                                   ASK US ABOUT OUR CONTINUING EDUCATION BURSARY.
     Applied Computer App’s       ACCT-1097-40SC   O   TBD                           $297.40
     for Accounting 1                                                                + text 
                                                                                                                   For more information, please contact:
     Taxation 1                   FINA-3043-40SC   O   TBD                           $478.00
                                                                                     + text                           Ryan McNamara, Customer Service
     Principles of Accounting 2   ACCT-1011-40SC   O   Summer 2022                   $478.00                       519-426-8260 |
                                                                                     + text 
     Applied Computer App’s       ACCT-1098-40SC   O   Summer 2022                   $297.40
     for Accounting 2                                                                + text 
     Taxation 2                   FINA-3044-40SC   O   Summer 2022                   $297.40
                                                                                     + text 

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CONTINUING EDUCATION                                                                           PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

     LANGUAGE PROGRAMS                                                                              FIRST AID & CPR PROGRAMS
     American Sign Language                                                                         Standard First Aid with Level C CPR and AED
     This program will be of interest to people wanting to learn basic skills in American Sign      These comprehensive courses are for those who require the skills and knowledge to respond
     Language. Students learn to handle basic everyday communication. ASL incorporates              to emergencies in the workplace and/or home. The courses cover topics from CPR to
     Deaf Culture and Deaf Community in the content. Upon completion of all four courses, a         prevention of disease transmission and everything in between. Certification is awarded upon
     Declaration of Academic Achievement (DOAA) is awarded. Classes are completely online and       successful completion. Online modules through Red Cross MUST be completed first. An email
     conducted via live Zoom lectures along with offline content to complete at your own pace       with instructions will follow registration. Full attendance of classroom portion is mandatory.
     throughout the week.
                                                                                                     Course                     Code             L    Dates                 Days/Time             Cost
      Course                Code               L   Dates             Days/Time          Cost         Standard First Aid with    HLTH-9088-01SC   B    Jan 11 – Jan 12       Tue – Wed             $159 
     American Sign          COMM-1084-40SC    O    Feb 2 – Apr 5     Tue | 7 – 9 p.m.   $207.10      Level C CPR & AED                                                      5 – 9 p.m.
     Language 101                                                                       + text      Standard First Aid with    HLTH-9088-02SC   B    Feb 15 – Feb 16       Tue – Wed             $159 
     American Sign          COMM-1085-40SC    O    Jan 24 – Apr 11   Mon | 7 – 9 p.m.   $207.10     Level C CPR & AED                                                      5 – 9 p.m.
     Language 102                                                                                    Standard First Aid with    HLTH-9088-03SC   B    Mar 22 – Mar 23       Tue – Wed             $159 
     American Sign          COMM-1086-40SC    O    TBD               Wed | 7 – 9 p.m.   $207.10      Level C CPR & AED                                                      5 – 9 p.m.
     Language 103                                                                       + text 
     American Sign          COMM-1123-40SC    O    TBD               TBD                $207.10    Basic Life Support
     Language 104
                                                                                                    Designed for in-facility care providers such as nursing staff, care aides, medical and dental
                                                                                                    professionals, and pre-hospital care providers. This course takes the place of the former
                                                                                                    HCP Level of Standard First Aid / CPR and will be required for PSW students to take their
                                                                                                    placements. Upon successful completion, students will receive 1 year certification in Basic Life
                                                                                                    Support from Red Cross.

                                                                                                     Course                    Code              L    Dates            Days/Time           Cost
                                                                                                     Basic Life Support        HLTH-9340-01SC    C   Jan 13         Thu | 5 – 9 p.m.       $79 + HST 
                                                                                                     Basic Life Support        HLTH-9340-02SC    C   Feb 17         Thu | 5 – 9 p.m.       $79 + HST 
                                                                                                     Basic Life Support        HLTH-9340-03SC    C   Mar 24         Thu | 5 – 9 p.m.       $79 + HST 

                                                                                                    Mental Health First Aid
                                                                                                    Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is a 12-hour course from the Mental Health Commission of
                                                                                                    Canada. Just as a physical aid is administered to an injured person, MHFA teaches you how
                                                                                                    to help someone showing signs of a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health
                                                                                                    crisis. It also provides an overview of common mental health problems, causes, symptoms,
                                                                                                    treatments and referrals. This course is designed for anyone who may come into contact with
                                                                                                    a person with a mental health problem

                                                                                                     Course                     Code             L   Dates               Days/Time         Cost
                                                                                                     Mental Health First Aid    HLTH-9260-01SC   B   Feb 11 – Feb 12     Fri & Sat         $199 + HST 
                                                                                                                                                                         9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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MICROCREDENTIALS                                                                                GENERAL INTEREST COURSES

        Shorter in duration, and developed based on industry demand,                                    Your learning never has to stop. Whether you'd like to upgrade your
        microcredentials are the perfect way to develop specific skills and                             skills for employment or want to learn something new for fun, we've
        help you grow in your career.                                                                   got something for everybody.
         Earn digital badges when you complete your training;
         Stack your badges to level-up your training and earn series
          badges to demonstrate your mastery in a specific area;                                     Android for the Over 50 Gang
                                                                                                     INFO-9071-01SC $95 + HST 
         Share your badges on social platforms to enhance your                                      Mar 2 – Mar 23 | Wed 6pm-8pm
          profile in job searches.                                                                   All ages welcome. If you have a smart phone but not an iPhone, this is the course for you!
                                                                                                     Learn the ins and outs of using an Android smart phone. From viewing and editing photos
                                                                                                     to using various apps, you will be comfortable using your phone's features by the end of
                                                                                                     this 8 hour class.
     Risky Play and Safety in Outdoor Education
     EDUC-1106-40JMC $285 + HST 
     Mar 14 – Apr 8 (online)                                                                         Conversational Spanish 1
                                                                                                     SPAN-9004-01SC $265 + HST 
     This microcredential will provide students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and            Jan 26 – Mar 30 | Tue 6:30pm-9pm
     experiences to initiate and develop an outdoor education program that supports risky play,
     self-regulation and safety among children. You will explore the education theories of risky     This course is for the beginner student who wants to gain basic knowledge of the
     play and self-regulation, while also providing the skills necessary to develop a safe outdoor   Spanish language. The main goal of this level is vocabulary building, basic phonetics, and
     education program. Curriculum topics include, self-regulation, risky play, risk management      understanding the base of the language. This basic course is useful for people who are
     and safety. Class hours: 20                                                                     planning to do business or visit Spanish speaking countries. Price includes textbook.

     The Outdoor Classroom                                                                           Conversational Spanish 2
     EDUC-1107-40JMC                                                                                 SPAN-9021-01SC $265 + HST 
                                                                                                     Jan 28 – Apr 1 | Thu 6:30pm-9pm
     TBD – contact us to be added to our wait list
     This microcredential will provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills              This course builds on the skills acquired in Conversational Spanish I. It is for the
     to initiate and design an outdoor classroom for children. You will explore experiential         intermediate level student who wants to expand their knowledge of the Spanish language.
     education theories and hands-on methodologies. Curriculum topics will include, outdoor          The main goal of this level is expanding vocabulary, phonetics and the familiarity with the
     education pedagogy, loose parts and natural materials, designing an outdoor classroom,          language. Price includes textbook.
     etc. Total class hours: 40.
                                                                                                     iPhone & iPad for the Over 50 Gang
                                                                                                     INFO‑9034‑01SC $95 + HST 
                                                                                                     Mar 2 – Mar 23 | Wed 6pm-8pm
                                                                                                     All ages welcome. This class will get you up and running with your iPhone and/or iPad and
                                BADGE                                                                ensure you master the various available features. Whether you bring an iPhone, iPad, or
                                                                                                     both you will learn the basics such as making calls, emails, iMessages, viewing and editing
                                                                                                     photos, music, videos, and using the App Store. Bring your fully charged iPad or iPhone
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                                                                                                     and an Apple ID. Feel free to bring both devices if you want to learn both!


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     Small Engine Repair
     MECH‑9038‑01SC $399.00 + HST 
     Mar 2 – Jun 1 | Wed 6pm-9pm
     Learn how to maintain and troubleshoot small engines such as motorcycles, snowmobiles,
     lawn tractors, chainsaws and lawnmowers. Two and four stroke cycle operations will be
     discussed along with topics surrounding fuel, spark, compression, lubrication, storage and
     maintenance. Students can bring their own small engine project to work on or one may be
     provided upon request. Class is held at Holy Trinity Catholic High School in Simcoe.

     Welding Technology
     WELD‑9043‑01SC $699.00 + HST 
     Feb 17 – Apr 21 | Thu 6pm-9pm
     This course will be a combination of technique and hands‑on learning from basic to
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     advanced level. Your course of study will depend on your skill level. Upon completion of

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     the course, students will be eligible to test for welding tickets at an additional cost.
     Note: Students must provide their own gloves, safety boots, safety glasses, pliers, chipping
     hammer and welding helmet.

                                                                                                    ARE YOU:
                                                                                                    3 21 years of age or older?
                                                                                                    3 Completing your high school diploma?
                                                                                                    3 Interested in post-secondary education?

                                                                                                     Earn a high school credit and a college credit at the same
                                                                                                     time – for FREE! This is your chance to try post-secondary
                                                                                                     Courses are offered all year long in a variety of subjects.

                                                                                                     Contact Fanshawe College today for more details:

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FREE UPGRADING                                                          FREE COMMUNITY
                                                                                   CAREER AND
                                                                               EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

                                                                               We open doors to employment
                                                                               through FREE
                                                                                 Career advising and goal setting
                                                                                 Job search, resume, cover letter, interview,
                                                                                  networking and job placement supports
                                                                                 Apprenticeship and job postings
                                                                                 Guidance and pathways to education and
                                                                                 Placement into real jobs with real job vacancies
     Would you like to:
        Apply to college or a job without your Grade 12 diploma?
                                                                                 Specialized programs for youth and students
        Obtain a Grade 12 equivalency to meet apprenticeship                    Employers – recruitment assistance
         requirement or employment goals?                                         and screening
        Improve your written and verbal communication skills?                   Daytime and evening hours
        Update your skills in various subjects such as English, Math,
         Biology, Chemistry or Computers?
        Develop work specific skills to help you succeed in your
         current or future employment?

                                                                                                          Contact Jessica for a personal virtual appointment!
                                                                                                          The Employment Centre on Queensway in Simcoe
                  WE ARE HERE TO HELP!
                                                                                                                 519-428-1135 x0
                          Contact Tracey at:
           519-426-8260 |


                                   This Employment Ontario project,
                                   program or service is funded by the
                                   Ontario government.
                                                                         *Funding provided by the Government of Canada through the Canada Job Grant. Programs delivered by the Government of Ontario.
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