Great Plains launches Youth Care Worker diploma program

December 8, 2020
Great Plains College has announced that it will offer a Youth Care Worker diploma program in a face-to-face learning environment in 2021. The program, which is offered through Saskatchewan Polytechnic, allows students to receive the same credentials and curriculum as Sask Polytech students. Students will develop skills in a variety of areas, including agency administration and community development, conflict diversity and family systems, and therapeutic intervention strategies. Students also have the opportunity to participate in extended work-based practicums. Graduates can choose to continue their education by transferring to the Faculty of Social Work at the University of Regina or the Bachelor of Applied Arts in Justice Studies at Lethbridge College. Great Plains (SK)