Developmental Services Worker Programs at Ontario Colleges

What to expect from a career in Developmental Services

Physical, mental and intellectual developmental disabilities can affect people of all ages. Developmental services workers (DSW) and special needs professionals work with those who have these disabilities to help them function better in the classroom, at work and in their day-to-day lives. Ontario college developmental services worker and special needs programs provide students with the knowledge and practical experience to work in this challenging but rewarding field.

If you’re interested in working with and enhancing the lives of people with various disabilities through a career in developmental services or in special needs, here’s what you need to know. More

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Show Details AUTISM AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE LAMBTON MAIN OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

AUTISM AND BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE


  • Program Code: AUTI
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: Y

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Show Details AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE GEORGE BROWN ST JAMES CAMPUS OPEN 2 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE


  • Program Code: C405
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE ST. CLAIR MAIN OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE


  • Program Code: B935
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 1 YEARS (PERIODS OF 12 MONTHS) 2014 - May Visit Apply

AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE)


  • Program Code: 3017X09F
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 1 YEARS (PERIODS OF 12 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE)


  • Program Code: 3017X09F
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 1 YEARS (PERIODS OF 12 MONTHS) 2015 - Jan Visit Apply

AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE)


  • Program Code: 3017X09F
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE) ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 1 YEARS (PERIODS OF 12 MONTHS) 2015 - May Visit Apply

AUTISM AND BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE (FULL-TIME ONLINE)


  • Program Code: 3017X09F
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Program Is Offered Full-Time Online.

Show Details AUTISME ET SCIENCES DU COMPORTEMENT LA CITÉ OTTAWA OPEN 2 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

AUTISME ET SCIENCES DU COMPORTEMENT


  • Program Code: 71601
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: DISTANCE EDUCATION
  • Language of Instruction: French
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY GEORGE BROWN ST JAMES CAMPUS OPEN 6 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY


  • Program Code: C116
  • Credential: ADVANCED DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Also See The Fast-Track Option For This Program.

Show Details BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY GEORGE BROWN ST JAMES CAMPUS OPEN 3 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

BEHAVIOURAL SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY


  • Program Code: C136
  • Credential: ADVANCED DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: ACCELERATED
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 4
  • Highly Competitive: N

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This Intensive Delivery Of The Behavioural Science Technology Program, Leading To A Diploma In Less Than One Year, Is Available For Applicants Who Have A Bachelor'S Degree With A Major In Psychology Or A Related Discipline.

Show Details COMMUNICATIVE DISORDERS ASSISTANT LAMBTON MAIN OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

COMMUNICATIVE DISORDERS ASSISTANT


  • Program Code: CDAS
  • Credential: GRADUATE CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-DIPLOMA
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: Y

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Show Details COMMUNITY INTEGRATION THROUGH CO-OPERATIVE EDUCATION (CICE) SAULT MAIN OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

COMMUNITY INTEGRATION THROUGH CO-OPERATIVE EDUCATION (CICE)


  • Program Code: 1120
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details COMMUNITY INTEGRATION THROUGH COOPERATIVE EDUCATION DURHAM OSHAWA CLOSED 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Information

COMMUNITY INTEGRATION THROUGH COOPERATIVE EDUCATION


  • Program Code: CICE
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: Y

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Show Details COMMUNITY INTEGRATION THROUGH COOPERATIVE EDUCATION (CICE) CONFEDERATION THUNDER BAY OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

COMMUNITY INTEGRATION THROUGH COOPERATIVE EDUCATION (CICE)


  • Program Code: 0175
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES LAMBTON MAIN OPEN 1 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES


  • Program Code: DDCP
  • Credential: CERTIFICATE
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE WORKER LAMBTON MAIN OPEN 1 YEARS (PERIODS OF 12 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICE WORKER


  • Program Code: DSWP
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER ALGONQUIN WOODROFFE OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER


  • Program Code: 0436A01F
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

Notes:

This Is A Mobile Learning Program. Students Are Required To Supply And Use A Mobile Learning Device That Meets Minimum Hardware And Software Specifications.

Show Details DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER CAMBRIAN BARRYDOWNE (SUDBURY) OPEN 4 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER


  • Program Code: DSWP
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER CENTENNIAL ASHTONBEE OPEN 4 SEMESTERS 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER


  • Program Code: 1207
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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Show Details DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER CONFEDERATION THUNDER BAY OPEN 2 ACADEMIC YEARS (PERIODS OF 8 MONTHS) 2014 - Sep Visit Apply

DEVELOPMENTAL SERVICES WORKER


  • Program Code: 0139
  • Credential: DIPLOMA
  • Program Level: POST-SECONDARY
  • Program Type: REGULAR
  • Language of Instruction: English
  • Entry Level: ENTRY LEVEL 1
  • Highly Competitive: N

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