Stenberg College is designated by the BC government’s Ministry of Advanced Education through the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB)
. PTIB is responsible for setting standards of quality and ensuring consumer protection. Stenberg College has also received the BC government’s Education Quality Assurance (EQA)
designation, which is BC’s brand or “seal” of quality post-secondary education for public and private institutions. This program is also approved by the Registrar.
The Health Care Assistant Program delivered by Stenberg College has been granted a full, five-year recognition status by the BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry (CACHWR). Graduates of the Health Care Assistant Program delivered by Stenberg College are eligible for registration with the Registry. The BC Care Aide & Community Health Worker Registry
reviews and recognizes Health Care Assistant (HCA) programs in BC to ensure that they are:
- Following the provincial curriculum
- Implementing a common set of training standards
- Graduating competent front-line health care providers.
Confirming that HCAs meet registration requirements is integral to the Registry’s mandate of patient protection and improved standards of care.
100% of our graduates from the Health Care Assistant Program are employed in their field of study within 6 months of graduation.