About this Program

Credential Awarded:Ontario College Diploma
Campus:Welland Campus
Length:2 Years

Program Highlights

  • Program outline mirrors industry standards and incorporates case management theory and practice
  • Program emphasizes interpersonal communication, problem-solving, professional ethics and knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Through 400 hours of work experience students gain industry skills and knowledge and have the opportunity to showcase these skills to employer
  • Work experience placements are available throughout the Niagara Region, Hamilton, Toronto and beyond
  • Program Advisory Committee composed of a wide range of dedicated Justice Service industry leaders

Career Opportunities

  • Youth worker/counsellor
  • Correctional officer
  • Program facilitators
  • Life skills counsellor
  • Bail officer
  • Attendance counsellor
  • Federal parole officer
  • Probation and parole supervisor
  • Treatment counsellor
  • Case manager
  • Outreach worker
  • Victim services worker
  • Community service order coordinator
  • Crisis centre counsellor
  • Community residential counsellor

The quality of this program can be measured by the consistently high number of graduating students who successfully obtain employment in the corrections field.

Barry McDonnell, Superintendent,Niagara Detention Centre, Ontario Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services

Admissions and Availability

Ontario College Diploma
#0170 - 2 Years Welland
Starting In Availability
September 2017Closed
January 2018Not Available
May 2018Not Available
September 2018Open
January 2019Not Available
May 2019Not Available

Future Study Options

We are proud to provide a range of future study options for NC students. More details on specific opportunities and partnerships can be found at vnmanga.info/transfercredit.