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Health Care Aide Program Information Night – July 7th

We are excited to announce that the Health Care Aide program will be offered by Lakeland College in Wainwright starting this September!

Please see the poster.

Entrance and program requirements are detailed here:

The tuition and fees total $7,426.50 with a book cost estimated at $400.  Please see the link to Lakeland College Fee Information at:

The program will run from September 6, 2022 to April 23, 2023 with theory completed online and labs completed over 10 weekends.  The exact weekend dates are still to be determined.

320 hours of practicum are also required and will be scheduled as follows:

  • December 5 – 16, 2022 (full-time, 80 hours)
  • March 13 – April 21, 2023 (full-time, 240 hours)

We are hosting an Information Night on Thursday, July 7th at 7pm at the Wainwright Communiplex, 700 – 2 Avenue.  Lakeland College will be on hand to discuss the program, pre-requisites, student loans, scholarships etc.  Alberta Health Services will also be present to discuss employment opportunities.  Please see attached.  We hope to see you there!

To apply for the program, please visit: Apply AlbertaPlease note that spaces are available on a first qualified, first accepted basis so in order to obtain a seat, don’t delay in applying!

If you have any questions, please contact Kaleigh Schmid, Enrollment Specialist, at or 780.871.5429.