Human Services Assistant

The Human Services Assistant Technical Diploma has been developed for individuals assisting and providing client services in a wide variety of fields such as psychology, rehabilitation or social work, including support families. This technical diploma provides learners with strong skills in interviewing, communicating, building rapport for trusting relationships and counseling techniques for professions where this is key. Graduates may assist clients in identifying and obtaining available benefits and social and community services. Graduates may also assist social workers with developing, organizing and conducting programs to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation or dependent care. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the Human Services Associate Degree program.

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Human Services Assistant
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Technical Diploma
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(shared with Northcentral Technical College)

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  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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