Social Services Worker – Indigenous Specialization

Become an effective counsellor through case studies, real counselling sessions, communications seminars, theoretical concepts, guest speakers, and field work that is culturally aware and respective of the realties facing Indigenous peoples.

As a graduate, you can apply to the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers to become a Registered Social Service Worker in Ontario.

What's in it for you?

Career outcomes*

  • Indigenous social agencies
  • Charitable organizations
  • Foster and group homes
  • Clinics
  • Half-way houses
  • Long-term care homes

Persons who wish to use the title Social Service Worker or Registered Social Service Worker must be registered with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. Generally, graduates who have obtained a two-year college diploma in social service work from a College of Applied Arts and Technology qualify for registration.

Plan your future

Program starts

September 2020

Learning options

  • Full-Time

Minimum technology requirements

  • Regular access to a computer with a reliable Internet connection
  • Web cam and headset
  • Personal computer
  • Windows 8, 8.1, or 10 operating system
  • Web browser: Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer 10 or higher
  • Apple Mac
  • OS X operating system
  • Web browser: Firefox or Safari

You’ll be accessing industry-standard software as part of your program. Your program coordinator and IT will set you up with access on your computer or within our campus labs. If you have any questions about these technology requirements, please email info@cambriancollege.ca or call (705) 566-8101, ext. 7303.

For a full list of how your program will be delivered click here.

Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

Cambrian College has implemented a BYOD policy to ensure a rich and flexible learning experience. Learn more about BYOD by clicking here.

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