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Check out the new Community Support Worker Diploma Program

Now available at our Winnipeg, Calgary and Edmonton campuses

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Make sure you ask yourself these questions when you are researching for your next career!

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Do you have what it takes to be successful in the Legal field?

Would you like to have more flexibility in your education?

Find out why online or distance education may be for you.

Are you planning on attending a career fair?

Find out how you can make the most of your visit. Who knows? It might help you land your next job!

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Pharmacy Technician Program Information Session - Calgary


 

Pharmacy Technician Program Information Session

Interested in pursuing a career in pharmacy?

As our population continues to grow and age, there is a strong demand for trained health care professionals; especially those who are able to provide pharmacy-related assistance.  In Canada, Pharmacy Technicians are regulated health professionals that are responsible for the preparation and release of prescriptions. Pharmacy Technicians also work alongside Pharmacists to promote health and wellness, disease prevention and chronic disease management.

If you are interested in pursuing a career in pharmacy, you are invited to attend our upcoming Candian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs (CCAPP)- accredited Pharmacy Technician program information session.

Date: Monday, Feb 6, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: 417 14th Street NW, Calgary

http://www.robertsoncollege.com/events/pharmacy-technician-information-session/



During the free 1-hour session, we will discuss the scope of our CCAPP-accredited Pharmacy Technician program and curriculum, entrance requirements, tuition and financial assistance available as well as the future of the pharmacy technician profession.

Seating is limited - please click the button above to RSVP or call 403.920.0070 to reserve a seat.

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

NAPRA Bridging Education Program for Pharmacy Technicians in Manitoba


NAPRA Bridging Education Program for Pharmacy Technicians in Manitoba

If you are interested in upgrading your skills to align with the recent changes in the scope of practice for Pharmacy Technicians without having to return to school to complete a full-time program, you may enroll in one of the NAPRA Bridging courses offered at Robertson College Winnipeg. [More Information]

All classes are held at 265 Notre Dame Avenue and are based on minimum enrollment requirements.

SPRING 2017 COURSE DATES

Professional Practice for Pharmacy Technician Bridging
Dates: Thursdays |  Mar 30 - Jun 22, 2017
Time: 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Fee: $399 [includes all textbooks / supply fees]

Product Preparation for Pharmacy Technician Bridging
Dates: Saturdays  |  Apr 8 - Jun 17, 2017
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fee: $499 [includes all textbooks / supply fees]

PLAR Process
Depending on the length of time worked in the role of pharmacy technician and the practice setting in which you have worked, you may be able to demonstrate the competencies necessary to challenge the Prior Learning Assessment Recognition (PLAR) exam.  The exam is available for:
  1. Management of Drug Distribution Systems
  2. Pharmacology
  3. Product Preparation
http://www.robertsoncollege.com/napra-registration/?utm_source=button&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=win-napra-spring2017



The fee to challenge an exam is $250. 

We are now accepting applications for courses starting in Spring 2017.

Registration can be completed online or in-person at 265 Notre Dame Avenue.  Payment is due 2 weeks prior to start date in order to reserve your seat.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

More Careers To Pursue with Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management


   

More Careers To Pursue with Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management

A little while back we covered 3 career paths that are made available to you with a Logistics and Supply Chain Management diploma, and because Supply Chain Logistics are such a diverse industry, we thought we'd cover 3 more of the literally hundreds of career options in this field.

Export Brokerage Clerk
An Export Brokerage Clerk processes goods through Customs that are being shipped internationally across borders. They ensure that all the necessary documents are completed in keeping with each country's shipping laws, and ensure that no dangerous or restricted goods cross the border.

Route Planner
Route Planners have a role similar to that of Project Managers. They oversee the coordination and distribution of goods and labour, track inventory, and ensure client satisfaction.

Shipper / Receiver
Shipper / Receivers can work in the public or private sector and are responsible for the day-to-day tasks in a shipping warehouse. This includes receiving and recording shipments coming into a warehouse and making sure outgoing shipments are processed correctly.

Many roles within the Supply Chain offer a lot of variety, not to mention upward mobility. Help keep the world economy moving and take your first step toward a rewarding career in Logistics and Supply Chain Management. Get in touch with us and we will be happy to assist you in reaching your goals.

More information on the Supply Chain sector in Canada:
Canadian Supply Chain Sector Council
Careers in the Supply Chain
Supply Chain Management Association
Supply Chain Management Association Manitoba
Supply Chain Management Association Alberta

Monday, January 16, 2017

Medical Office Assistant Information Session - Calgary


Medical Office Assistant Information Session

Interested in pursuing a career in medical administration? 

Medical Office Assistants play a key role in the operation of any medical office and help ensure the needs of the healthcare professionals, patients, and their families are met in a timely manner.  Find out more about this program at our free 1-hour long information session!

Date: Monday, February 6, 2017
Time: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Location: 417 14th Street NW, Calgary

http://www.robertsoncollege.com/events/moa-information-session-calgary/



The information session is hosted by Dr. Rob Lau, our Medical Office Assistant instructor and you will have the opportunity to tour our campus, see our training classrooms and ask any questions you have about the program, our college and the financial options that are available to you if you are interested in taking the program.

Seating is limited - please click the button above to RSVP or call 403.920.0070 to reserve a seat.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Massage Therapy Program Starting Soon in Winnipeg!



Just a reminder that our Massage Therapy program is starting soon! 

Due to the hands-on nature of the classes, we have limited seats available for each intake.  If you have not registered yet for the program, now is the time to get in touch. 

Why enroll for the Robertson College Massage Therapy Program?

*Learn in a newly renovated and fully-equipped lab classroom ideal for hands-on learning.
*Our research and evidence-informed curriculum allows you to gain a deeper understanding of the key concepts and techniques of massage therapy.
*To complement the theoretical portion of the program, you will also have many research and hands-on opportunities for designing and implementing appropriate treatment plans.

At our on-site student massage therapy clinic, not only will you get to practice treating clients, you will also have the opportunity to interact with them in a clinic setting.

NEXT START DATE
Monday, February 13, 2017

Our Massage Therapy program is recognized by the Massage Therapy Association of Manitoba and will fully prepare you for any future certification exams.

If you think that a career as a Massage Therapist is right for you, contact us any time by email at info@robertsoncollege.com or by telephone at 204.943.5661. We are always happy to answer your questions and help you reach your career goals!