Sprott Shaw College - International Viewbook 2021

Supporting our students is at the forefront of our admission process and our team of Advisors are here to help you determine which program(s) are a good fit and will best serve to help you meet your future aspirations. Our staff will assist you in fast tracking your life towards a rewarding career by providing relevant training, information, and the skills you will need for your chosen vocation. Our team of Directors, Instructors, Employment Services Specialists, and all other campus staff will know you by name and support you before, during, and after you graduate. As an outcome-focused organization, the success of our students while in college or after college is paramount to us. Our staff work closely with the industry to ensure local employers regard our graduates as being highly skilled and able to fulfill sought after roles in the challenging job market of today. As a Sprott Shaw College student, you will not only be making the right investment in your education, but you will also be ensuring that your credentials will stand the test of time. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you into the Sprott Shaw family and to help you prepare and embark on your next exciting journey in life! Victor Tesan - President, Sprott Shaw College

As one of the oldest educational institutions in Canada, with 116 years of history, we are very proud of the role we have continued to play in the education of both domestic and international students in British Columbia. Sprott Shaw College is committed to providing a learning experience based on Quality Assurance principles. This is evidenced by our College receiving Designated Institution status by the Private Training Institutions Branch of the Ministry of Advanced Education and by our Education Quality Assurance (EQA) designation from the Province of British Columbia. Students and their families can be confident in the decision to attend one of our 16 campuses. As a progressive institution, we continue to evolve our campuses, enhance our current programs, and add new courses and programs to meet the needs of an ever- changing world. We are proud of our educational model and are always proactively looking for new ways to better serve our students. Our main goal is to provide students with high quality, industry-recognized education. When you attend Sprott Shaw College you can expect to have a more personalized educational experience - one that meets your needs as well as the needs of your future employers.

THE SPROTT SHAW ADVANTAGE TABLE OF CONTENTS HOW TO APPLY FAQS

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CO-OP

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Hospitality Management 1 with Co-op Hospitality Management 2 with Co-op Tourism / Hospitality Management with Co-op Tourism / Hospitality Management & Business Administration Principles with Co-op Business Administration Principles with Co-op Business Administration Sales & Digital Marketing with Co-op Business Administration Management with Co-op Global Marketing Management with Co-op Post-Graduate Diploma – Global Business Management with Co-op Post-Graduate Certificate in Nursing Co-op

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BUSINESS & ADMINISTRATION

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Business Fundamentals Business Administration Principles Business Administration Payroll Business Administration Bookkeeping International Trade

20 20 International Trade and Business Management Business Administration Sales & Digital Marketing Business Administration Management Veterinary Assistant Post-Graduate Diploma – Global Business Management TOURISM & HOSPITALITY

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Tourism / Hospitality Management Tourism / Hospitality Management & Business Administration Principles Accelerated

CHILD, FAMILY & COMMUNITY SUPPORT

Early Childhood Education – Diploma Early Childhood Education – Basic Early Childhood Education – Post-Basic Early Childhood Education – Infant and Toddler Early Childhood Education – Montessori Early Childhood Education – Children with Exceptionalities

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Early Childhood Education – Assistant Special Education Teaching Assistant Community Support Worker – Social Services

NURSING & HEALTH CARE

Health Care Assistant Practical Nursing Post-Graduate Certificate in Nursing Administration & Practice Medical Office Administrator Pharmacy Assistant

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UNIVERSITY TRANSITION PROGRAMS

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Sprott Shaw College – British Columbia Institute of Technology (SSC-BCIT) Sprott Shaw College – City University (SSC-CityU) Sprott Shaw College – Fairleigh Dickinson University (SSC-FDU) Sprott Shaw College – Acsenda School of Management (SSC-ASM)

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STUDENT SERVICES

THE SPROTT SHAW ADVANTAGE

Since 1903, Sprott Shaw College has turned thousands of students into successful professionals. Our mission and vision is to offer the right programs to meet the needs of the current economy and broader community; programs that provide students with relevant skills for meaningful jobs in high growth industries. For over 116 years, Sprott Shaw College has maintained its high standards and accomplished its goals through 16 campuses across British Columbia, Canada.

Our dedicated Employment Services Specialists assist our graduates with job placement assistance throughout their lifetime. Sprott Shaw graduates may return for this employment assistance at any time if required after graduation. We understand the importance of meaningful careers and our team makes this a top priority when assisting our graduates. DEDICATED EMPLOYMENT SERVICES SPECIALISTS

LIFETIME COURSE REFRESHERS AND SKILLS UPGRADING Over time, our graduate skills may need sharpening. Technology improves, new techniques are created, and new terminology is used. It is important to be relevant and therefore students may return to Sprott Shaw for refresher courses should they require skills upgrading in the area they trained in.

16 MODERN LOCATIONS ACROSS BRITISH COLUMBIA Sprott Shaw has 16 campuses across BC allowing graduates the opportunity to attend any location should they change their jobs or relocate in the future. We are close by and are always ready to provide our graduates with full support for retraining and job placement assistance to improve their chances of employment.

FLEXIBLE SCHEDULING AND MONTHLY STARTS Our monthly intake system means “no wait lists” and regular monthly start dates, allowing students the chance to graduate and be job-ready sooner. Students have a daily schedule of 4 to 5 hours, allowing them more time to complete assignments or work part-time when necessary. Start times and program schedules vary by program; see a Career Advisor for details.

130+ CAREER FOCUSED PROGRAMS When taking one of our college programs, you will be pleased to discover each program is dedicated to providing relevant information and quality education with smaller class sizes. Our programs give you the necessary skills to reach your full potential and accomplish your career goals.

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THE SPROTT SHAW ADVANTAGE

ASSISTANCE ALL THE WAY FOR YOUR FUTURE

Our highly skilled advisors are determined to find the perfect course of study that will help you get into a career that is suited to your aptitude, personality, interests, and skills – which will improve your employability in the future. Our advisors spend the time to get to know your educational background, dreams, goals, interests, and personality. They will also work with you to tackle any career-related challenges including exploring different career options, a possible career change, and personal career development.

HOW TO APPLY

FAQS

The following documents must be submitted:

A completed and signed Sprott Shaw College application form A non-refundable application fee of $350 CAD A copy of high school diploma / Proof of GED or mature student status Copy of passport Proof of English proficiency

We have Employment Services Specialists (ESS) at each campus that can assist you in finding employment, creating cover letters and resumes, and preparing for interviews. These services are available to students and alumni at no charge for life. IS THERE JOB PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE? Yes, full-time students (6 months or longer programs) are eligible to work off campus for up to 20 hours per week. CAN I WORK WHILE I’M STUDYING? WHAT STUDENT SERVICES DOES SPROTT SHAW OFFER?

Once the application is evaluated and approved, students will receive a Conditional Letter of Offer or Invoice

Make a tuition deposit

Receive an official Letter of Acceptance

• Homestay placement • Student hotel placement • Airport pickup • Student activities • And more!

Apply for a study permit

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CO-OP After completing the courses, students will apply their skills in a co-op (cooperative placement work experience) that provides hands-on experience. Co-op is an integral part of the program because it allows students to develop and practice the skills needed to have success in their future careers. The co-op / cooperative placement work experience is arranged by Sprott Shaw College. Our professional and experienced staff with extensive connections to employers will support the placement. Students are required to achieve a minimum grade average of 70% in each of the courses in their program and must have a minimum attendance of 80%.

Paid co-op placement Work experience in Canada Three interviews guaranteed

• Attend a co-op placement information session • Register for co-op placement • Campus ESS collects the required documents from the student

3 MONTHS BEFORE CO-OP

COMPANIES HIRING GRADS

1:1 COUNSELLING

• Contact the student to discuss placement opportunities and procedures.

1st INTERVIEW

Canada Export Centre Courtney Agencies Federated Group / HOC Limited GTO Global Logistics Kintetsu World Express (Canada) Mannix Freight

Opus Hotel Holiday Inn

• Assign and prepare the student for interview.

Marriott Pinnacle DMH Hospitality Catering Company Sheraton Wall Centre Sun Peaks Resort - Kamloops Pan Pacific Hotel And more...

2nd INTERVIEW

• If the first interview is not successful, then a second interview is assigned.

3rd INTERVIEW

• If the second interview is not successful, then a third interview is assigned.

MYK Enterprises Pangea Logistics

START CO-OP

• Begin co-op and report as regular basis.

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CO-OP

PROGRAM

6 Months

8 - 14 Months 16 - 24 Months

Business Administration Sales & Digital Marketing with Co-op (BASDM-CO); 14.5 Months Business Administration Principles with Coop (BAP-CO); 11.5 Months Hospitality Management 1 with Co-op (HM1-CO); 10.5 Months Tourism / Hospitality Management Co-op (THM-CO); 15.8 Months

Business Administration Management with Co-op (BAM-CO); 23.5 Months

BUSINESS

N/A

Global Marketing Management with Co-op (GMM-CO); 26 Months Post-Graduate Diploma – Global Business Management with Co-op (GBM-CO); 19.5 Months Post-Graduate Certificate in Nursing & Co-op (PGCN-CO); 20.5 Months Hospitality Management 2 with Co-op (HM2-CO); 23.5 Months Tourism / Hospitality Management & Business Administration Principles Accelerated with Co-op (THM_BAP-CO); 25.5 Months

HOSPITALITY

N/A

INTERNATIONAL TRADE

N/A

N/A

POST-GRADUATE DIPLOMA

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N/A

POST-GRADUATE CERTIFICATE

N/A

N/A

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS Grade 12 / GED or mature student status (all transcripts must be “true certified copies” or originals). Applicants must successfully complete the English and Math entrance assessments. There may be additional requirements for specialty programs.

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HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT 1 WITH CO-OP (HM1-CO) DURATION: 45 Weeks / 10.5 Months (Includes Co-op 22 Weeks)

The Hospitality Management 1 Year Co-op is designed to provide international students with the necessary training, skills, and understanding of the current trends in the field of hospitality. This program is ideal for students who wish to pursue or enhance employment opportunities in the hospitality industry. Both the academic and practical components are designed to prepare international students for the co-op component. Students can also receive AHLA (American Hotel and Lodging Association) certificates upon successful completion of this program.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Food and Beverage Servers • Banquet

• Front Desk Reception • Room Attendant • Local Tourism Assistant

MAIN COURSES: • Food and Beverage Management • Front Office Procedures • Marketing of Hospitality Services • Resort Management

• Catering Server • Events Assistant

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • AHLA Certificates • FoodSafe Certificate

• WorldHost Certificate • Serving It Right Certificate

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT 2 WITH CO-OP (HM2-CO) DURATION: 92 Weeks / 23.5 Months (Includes Co-op 44 Weeks)

The Hospitality Management 2 Year Co-op is designed to provide international students with the necessary training, skills, and understanding of the current trends in the field of hospitality. This program is ideal for students who wish to pursue or enhance employment opportunities in the hospitality industry. Both the academic and practical components are designed to prepare the international student for their co-op. Students can also receive AHLA (American Hotel and Lodging Association) certificates upon successful completion of this program.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Food and Beverage Assistant • Food and Beverage Officer • Front Desk Reception

MAIN COURSES: • Food and Beverage Management • Supervision in the Hospitality Industry • Accounting • Hospitality Facilities Management and Design • Leadership / Management

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • AHLA Certificates

• FoodSafe Certificate • WorldHost Certificate • Serving It Right Certificate

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CO-OP

TOURISM / HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT WITH CO-OP (THM-CO) DURATION: 62 Weeks / 15.8 Months (Includes Co-op 25 Weeks)

This program trains students for various tasks and occupations in the hospitality and tourism industries such as a front desk agent, event planner, and more. This exciting program provides basic knowledge in cruise terminology, tours, and ticketing.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Travel Consultant • Tour Coordinator

MAIN COURSES: • Human Resources • Tours • Cruises • Marketing • Resort Management • Airline Ticketing • Work Experience

• Destination Coordinator • Reservations Agent

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • FoodSafe Certificate

• Serving It Right Certificate • AHLA Certificates

TOURISM / HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT & BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PRINCIPLES WITH CO-OP (THM-BAP–CO) DURATION: 100 Weeks / 25.5 Months (Includes Co-op 47 Weeks) This program combines the adaptability and general business knowledge of the Business Administration Principles with the focus and excitement of the Tourism / Hospitality Management program. Students can also receive AHLA (American Hotel and Lodging Association) certificates upon successful completion of this program.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Travel Consultant • Reservations Agent • Destination Coordinator • Office Supervisor

• Sales Associate • Event Coordinator • Financial Coordinator • Destination Coordinator

MAIN COURSES: • Food and Beverage • Resort Management • Human Resources • Tours

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • AHLA Certificates (American Hotel and Lodging Association)

• Marketing • Ticketing • MS Office Applications • Work Experience and others

• FoodSafe Certificate • WorldHost Certificate • Serving It Right Certificate

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BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PRINCIPLES WITH CO-OP (BAP–CO)

DURATION: 46 Weeks / 11.5 Months (Includes Co-op 13 Weeks)

The Business Administration Principles diploma program is designed to provide an introduction to the fundamental principles of business operations. It is a short program well suited to the individual that would like to upgrade their office and business skills.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Entrepreneur • Business Manager • Social Media Assistant • Business Development Coordinator • Project Manager • Accounting Assistant

MAIN COURSES: • Business Writing • Career and Professional Development • Customer Service • Human Resources Management • Administrative Management Principles • Project Management • Management Leadership

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SALES & DIGITAL MARKETING WITH CO-OP (BASDM-CO)

DURATION: 58 Weeks / 14.5 Months (Includes Co-op 25 Weeks)

The Business Administration Sales & Digital Marketing program equips individuals to work in an exciting and innovative field. Graduates will not only be able to manage the marketing activities for a wide range of businesses and organizations, but will also be employed by advertising, digital and public relations agencies.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Digital Marketing Coordinator

• Convention Marketing • Promotions Assistant • Public Relations Liaison • Accounting Assistant

MAIN COURSES: • Sales Strategies

• Digital Marketing Technologies • Introduction to Web Design • Search Engine Optimization and Web Analytics

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

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CO-OP

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION MANAGEMENT WITH CO-OP (BAM-CO) DURATION: 94 Weeks / 23.5 Months (Includes Co-op 45 Weeks)

The Business Administration Management program provides a foundational understanding of business operations which equips graduates to manage activities in a wide variety of industries.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Business Manager • Entrepreneur • Project Manager • Business Development

MAIN COURSES: • Human Resource Management • Administrative Management Principles • Management Leadership • Negotiation and Conflict Management • Canadian Business Law

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

GLOBAL MARKETING MANAGEMENT WITH CO-OP (GMM-CO) DURATION: 103 Weeks / 26 Months (Includes Co-op 32 Weeks)

This program includes FITT skills program which focuses on the practical aspects of international business, including logistics, nation-by-nation marketing opportunities, trade finance, market entry strategies and international management techniques. All FITT skills courses meet the standards of international business and trade training as prescribed by the International Association of Trade Training Organizations (IATTO).

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Freight Forwarders Assistant • Import / Export Broker Assistant • International Marketing Consultant • Logistics Manager

MAIN COURSES: • Feasibility of International Trade • International Market Entry Strategies • Products and Services for a Global Market • Global Value Chain • International Sales and Marketing • International Trade

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • FITT Diploma

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POST-GRADUATE DIPLOMA – GLOBAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT WITH CO-OP (GBM-CO) DURATION: 77 Weeks / 19.5 Months (Includes Co-op 32 Weeks) This graduate program focuses on the development of business understanding, both domestically and internationally, considering the structure of the modern business environment. The curriculum emphasizes the skills necessary to align processes and resources to improve communication, productivity and effectiveness.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Freight Forwarders Assistant • International Marketing Consultant • Entrepreneur • Import / Export Broker Assistant • Logistics Manager

MAIN COURSES: • Bookkeeping Fundamentals & Accounting Principles • Managerial Accounting

• Global Business Environment • International Trade Research • International Market Entry Strategies

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Post-Graduate Diploma

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CO-OP

POST GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN NURSING WiTH CO-OP (PGCN-CO) DURATION: 81 Weeks / 20.5 Months (Includes Co-op 36 Weeks)

This preparatory program provides specific training for Internationally Educated Nurses (IEN) on how to adapt to Canadian best practices in nursing. Students will develop critical thinking, communication skills, leadership skills, and cultural awareness which are vital components of nursing in Canada. During the program, students will work on various test-taking strategies and nursing competencies that are essential in preparation for the Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS), which is a pre-requisite to writing the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Exam).

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Health Care Assistant • RN (if licensing exam is passed) • LPN (if licensing exam is passed)

MAIN COURSES: • NCLEX and NCAS Preparation • Clinical Nursing Concepts • Scientific Basis for Nursing • Basic Physiological Needs • Health and Health Care in Canada • Foundations of Nursing Practice • Working with Clients and Families • Interview Preparation • CELBAN or IELTS Preparation

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Certificate • BC Health Care Registry • Care in the Home Setting

• Assisting in Medication Administration • Care in Acute Care Setting • Care in the Community Setting

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BUSINESS & ADMINISTRATION In the ever-evolving world of business, you need up-to-date skills to gain a competitive edge. Our Business courses will equip you for success in any given field. Graduates from our Business college programs can be found working at a diverse range of companies across the globe, a testament to our programs’ success. If you are considering taking one of our college programs, you will be pleased to discover that each program is dedicated to providing relevant information and quality education.

17 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

Business Fundamentals

33 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

Business Administration Bookkeeping

33 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

Business Administration Payroll

Fundamental Skills

33 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

Business Administration Principles

33 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

Business Administration Sales & Digital Marketing

25 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

International Trade – FITT

33 weeks

Veterinary Assistant

49 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

Business Administration Management

Advanced Skills

56 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

International Trade Business Management

45 weeks* 4-week practicum is optional

Post-Graduate Diploma – Global Business Management

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Grade 12 / GED or mature student status (all transcripts must be “true certified copies” or originals). Applicants must successfully complete the English and Math entrance assessments.

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BUSINESS FUNDAMENTALS (BF)

DURATION: 17 Weeks / 4.5 Months

The Business Fundamentals program is designed to provide the essential skills necessary for graduates to work in an office environment. This program is well suited for individuals who are looking for the shortest training to develop the core set of skills necessary to work in an office environment. Students entering this program often have experience in other fields or are entering the workforce for the first time.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Office Assistant • Customer Service • Receptionist

MAIN COURSES: • Business Writing • Career and Professional Development • Customer Service • Critical Skills in Communication • Bookkeeping Fundamentals • Accounting Principles

• Accounting Assistant • Data Entry Clerk

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PRINCIPLES (BAP)

DURATION: 33 Weeks / 8.5 Months

The Business Administration Principles program is designed to provide an introduction to the fundamental principles of business operations. It is a short program well suited to the individual that would like to upgrade their office and business skills.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Entrepreneur • Business Manager • Social Media Assistant • Business Development Coordinator • Accounting Assistant

MAIN COURSES: • Business Writing • Career and Professional Development • Customer Service • Human Resources Management • Administrative Management Principles • Project Management • Management Leadership

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

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BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PAYROLL (BAPAY)

DURATION: 33 Weeks / 8.5 Months

Payroll Administrators are specifically concerned with employee pay and benefits. They maintain employee records (for example, attendance and overtime) and use the records to calculate pay and benefit entitlements. They also prepare and check statements of earnings and provide information to employees on payroll matters, benefit plans and collective agreement terms.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Benefits Liaison • Pay and Benefits Administrator • Payroll Administrator • Payroll Officer

MAIN COURSES: • Sage 50 • Payroll Compliance Legislation • Payroll Fundamentals • Human Resources Management

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • Canadian Payroll Association (CPA) Certificate

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION BOOKKEEPING (BAB)

DURATION: 33 Weeks / 8.5 Months

The Business Administration Bookkeeping program provides students with the required knowledge to perform full-cycle accounting for small or medium-sized businesses under the direction of a designated accountant.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Bookkeeper • Accounting Assistant • Payroll Assistant

MAIN COURSES: • Accounting Principles • Introduction to Payroll • Management Accounting • Federal Income Taxation in Canada

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE (IT) DURATION: 25 Weeks / 6.5 Months

The International Trade program with FITT designation equips individuals and businesses with the practical skills they need to succeed in today’s competitive global marketplace. As Canada’s international trade training and professional certification body – and the leading membership-based organization of its kind in the world – FITT sets the standards and designs the training programs for the professional designation. (CIPT).

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Freight Forwarders Assistant • Import / Export Broker Assistant • International Marketing Consultant • Logistics Manager

MAIN COURSES: • Feasibility of International Trade • International Market Entry Strategies • Products and Services for Global Markets • Global Value Chain • International Sales and Marketing • International Trade Finance • Project Management • Management Leadership • Human Resources Management

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • FITT Diploma

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INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (ITBM) DURATION: 55 Weeks / 14 Months

The International Trade and Business Management program provides students with the required knowledge to perform in any international business field. This program includes Forum for International Trade Training (FITT) skills program which focuses on the practical aspects of international business. The International Trade and Business Management program with FITT designation equips individuals and businesses with the practical skills they need to succeed in today’s competitive global marketplace.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Import / Export Broker Assistant • International Marketing Consultant • Marketing Coordinator • Office Manager

MAIN COURSES: • Feasibility of International Trade • International Market Entry Strategies • Products and Services for Global Markets • Global Value Chain • International Sales and Marketing • International Trade Finance • Project Management • Management Leadership • Human Resources Management

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • FITT Diploma

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BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION SALES & DIGITAL MARKETING (BASDM)

DURATION: 33 Weeks / 8.5 Months

The Business Administration Sales & Digital Marketing program equips individuals to work in an exciting and innovative field. Graduates can not only manage the marketing activities for a wide range of businesses and organizations, but can also be employed by advertising, digital and public relations agencies.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Marketing Coordinator • Sales Professional • Convention Marketing

MAIN COURSES: • Sales Strategies • Strategic Digital Marketing

• Digital Marketing Technologies • Introduction to Web Design • Search Engine Optimization and Web Analytics

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION MANAGEMENT (BAM)

DURATION: 49 Weeks / 12.5 Months

The Business Administration Management program provides a foundational understanding of business operations, which equips graduates with the professional skills to manage activities in a wide variety of industries. Many graduates find opportunities to direct small and medium-sized businesses and provide departmental support in larger organizations.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Business Manager • Entrepreneur

MAIN COURSES: • Human Resources Management • Administrative Management Principles • Management Leadership • Negotiation and Conflict Management • Canadian Business Law

• Marketing Assistant • Accounting Manager • Accounting Assistant

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

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VETERINARY ASSISTANT (VA)

DURATION: 33 Weeks / 8.5 Months

The Veterinary Office Assistant Program is designed to provide comprehensive training for students seeking a career in the veterinary field. Graduates of this program are qualified to be the front office person of a veterinary hospital or clinic where they may be responsible for promoting the hospital and assisting the veterinarian. This program emphasizes administration, human relations, animal restraint, disease control prevention, animal care and medical care.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Animal Hospitals • Animal Shelters • Boarding Kennels

MAIN COURSES: • Animal Nutrition • Animal Restraint • Veterinary Pharmacology • Veterinary Assisting • Veterinary Office Procedures

• SPCA • Veterinary Clinics • Veterinary Supply Company

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

POST-GRADUATE DIPLOMA – GLOBAL BUSINESS MANAGEMENT (GBM)

DURATION: 45 Weeks / 11.5 Months

This graduate program focuses on the development of business understanding, both domestically and internationally, considering the structure of the modern business environment. The curriculum emphasizes the skills necessary to align processes and resources to improve communication, productivity and effectiveness.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Entrepreneur • Freight Forwarder • Import / Export Broker Assistant • International Marketing Consultant • Logistics Manager

MAIN COURSES: • Bookkeeping Fundamentals & Accounting Principles • Managerial Accounting

• Global Business Environment • International Trade Research • International Market Entry Strategies

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

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TOURISM & HOSPITALITY

Our Tourism and Hospitality Management programs are your first step towards a successful career in this fast-paced industry. Upon completion, you will enter a vibrant world of employment opportunities. Dynamic, innovative and constantly evolving, the hospitality and tourism industry is full of exciting employment opportunities in Vancouver, Canada and around the globe. Our programs have been designed to meet the demands of the hospitality and tourism industry, preparing students with strategic, innovative, managerial, and real-time industry skills.

COMPANIES HIRING GRADS

PROGRAM LISTINGS • Tourism / Hospitality Management • Tourism / Hospitality Management & Business Administration Principles Accelerated

BCAA Holiday Inn Express Harbour Air Multicultural Society Holiday Inn KPMG Best Western Dalton Hotel and Suites Grand Pacific Hotel

Marriott Hotel Cascade Casino Coast Capital Savings Coast Hotels Edgewater Casino Hemlock Valley Ski Resort

Hotel Grand Pacific Ledger Golf Course And more...

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Grade 12 / GED or mature student status (all transcripts must be “true certified copies” or originals). Applicants must successfully complete the English and Math entrance assessments.

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TOURISM / HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT (THM)

DURATION: 37 Weeks / 9.5 Months

The Tourism and Hospitality Management program is a door to one million new jobs by 2020. This program trains students for various tasks and occupations in the hospitality and tourism industries such as front desk agent, sales agent, accountant, event planner and more. This exciting program provides basic knowledge in cruise terminology, tours, and ticketing.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Cruise Ships and Resorts • Front Desk Clark • Travel Consultant • Destination Coordinator • Reservation Agent and others

MAIN COURSES: • Food and Beverage • Resort Management and Financing • Human Resources • Tours • Cruises • Marketing

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • AHLA Certificates • Serving It Right Certificate

• Cross Cultural Tourism • Front Office Procedures • Airline Ticketing

• FoodSafe Certificate • Superhost Certificate

TOURISM / HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT & BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION PRINCIPLES ACCELERATED (THM-BAP)

DURATION: 53 Weeks / 13.5 Months

This program combines the adaptability and general business knowledge of the Professional Business management with the focus and excitement of the Tourism / Hospitality Management program. This program offers AHLA (American Hotel and Lodging Association) certificates.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Convention Planner • Cruiseships and Resorts • Destination Coordinator • Event Planner • Front Desk Clerk CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • AHLA Certificates • Serving It Right Certificate

• Office Manager • Reservations Agent • Resort Coordinator • Travel Consultant

MAIN COURSES: • Management Leadership • Canadian Business Law • Project Management • Introduction to Tourism • Cross Cultural Tourism

• FoodSafe Certificate • Superhost Certificate

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CHILD, FAMILY & COMMUNITY SUPPORT

Sprott Shaw College is one of the leading Early Childhood and Family development trainers with a variety of programs ranging from 10 weeks to 18 months. Start your ECE career as an assistant to get hands-on experience working in a childcare facility with a certified early childhood educator by your side, or get started as an educator right away by taking our Basic ECE program. Once you take our Basic program, you can choose to return for our Post-Basic ECE program which includes additional specialized college courses for infants, toddlers and children with exceptionalities – or you can do everything at once with our Early Childhood Education Diploma program. If you are interested in working with children with special needs (K to 12), you may be interested in our Special Education Teaching Assistant program. The SETA program courses teach you how to create educational plans, use counseling techniques, and teach self-care skills to students who need you the most. Our Community Support Worker – Social Services program allows you to work with teenagers, homeless persons, children with special needs, and those with substance abuse problems in BC.

Program Lenght

CHILD / FAMILY

Diploma Assistant Basic Post - Basic Infant & Toddler Montessori Diploma Montessori Certificate Children with Exceptionalities

77 Weeks 14 Weeks 45 Weeks 32 Weeks 20 Weeks 80 Weeks

COMPANIES HIRING GRADS

38 Weeks

Kids & Co. Bee Haven Programs Berwick Preschool Bethany Child Care Brittania Preschool Cambie Montessori

ANH Children’s Centres CEFA Dandelion Daycare Mount Pleasant Eagles in the Sky And more...

20 Weeks

COMMUNITY SUPPORT

Special Education Teaching Assistant Community Support Worker – Social Services

43 Weeks

49 Weeks

BC ECE Certificate - Assistant BC ECE Certificate - Basic BC ECE Certificate - IT

BC ECE Certificate - CWE Food Safe CPR / First Aid

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS Grade 12 / GED or mature student status (all transcripts must be “true certified copies” or originals). Applicants must successfully complete the English, Math and Composition entrance assessments. Applicants for this program must also submit a criminal record check (must be Public Safety & Solicitor General Schedule B), and provide evidence of clear TB testing prior to acceptance. (All must be done no more than three months before the start date of the program).

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EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION • DIPLOMA (ECE) DURATION: 77 Weeks / 19.5 Months

The Early Childhood Education Diploma program gives students the skills and occupational competencies necessary in the industry today based on the Ministry for Children and Family Development-approved curriculum. Students will develop a broad range of skills through the study and practice of our certified and approved courses so they will be able to develop and lead daily activities for children from ages 0 to 5 and children with special needs. They may also supervise and coordinate the activities of other Early Childhood Educators and ECE Assistants.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Preschools

• Before & After School Care • Foster Parenting

• Group Child Care • Family Child Care

MAIN COURSES: • Child Growth and Development • Observing and Recording • Creating Resources • Principles and Foundations in ECE • Guiding and Caring

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

• BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Basic Certificate • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Infant and Toddler • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Special Needs • CPR • First Aid • FoodSafe Certificate

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EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION • BASIC (ECE-B)

DURATION: 45 Weeks / 11.5 Months

The Early Childhood Education program gives students the skills and occupational competencies necessary in the industry today based on the Ministry for Children and Family Development-approved curriculum. Students will be able to carefully select age-appropriate materials for young children ages 3 to 5 and develop programs and activities for the important early years of learning.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Preschools and Group Child Care • Family Child Care • Before & After School Care • Foster Parenting

MAIN COURSES: • Curriculum Development • Science • Social Studies and Math • Music and Movement • Creative Art • Interpersonal Skills • Health, Safety and Nutrition

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Certificate • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Basic Certificate • CPR • First Aid • FoodSafe Certificate

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION • POST BASIC (ECEPB)

DURATION: 32 Weeks / 8 Months

This program is designed for students with a background in early childhood education who want to start teaching very young children or those with special needs. The Post-Basic ECE program rewards students’ ambitions with an edge in the job market.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Early Childhood Educator • Child Care Supervisor

MAIN COURSES: • Advanced Health • Safety and Nutrition • Advanced Child Growth and Development • Administration: Working with Families

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma

• BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Infant and Toddler • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Special Needs

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EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION • INFANT AND TODDLER (ECE-IT)

DURATION: 20 Weeks / 5 Months

The Early Childhood Education Infant & Toddler ECE program will expand upon the skills gained through the Early Childhood Education Basic program. This specialty provides advanced training in ECE competencies for individuals interested in working with infants and toddlers.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Preschools

• Before & After School Care • Foster Parenting

MAIN COURSES: • Infant and Toddler • Advanced Health • Safety and Nutrition • Administration

• Group Child Care • Family Child Care

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Certificate • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Infant and Toddler

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION • MONTESSORI (ECE-Mo)

DURATION: 80 weeks Weeks / 19 Months (Diploma) 38 weeks Weeks / 9.5 Months (Certificate)

Sprott Shaw College as the largest Early Childhood Educator training institution in BC Province, offers full range of early childhood education programs. The ECE Montessori Diploma program includes 45 weeks of ECE Basic and 35 weeks of Montessori. This program will provide students with current information about the Montessori Philosophy, giving emphasis on a child-centred educational approach; allowing each child to learn and progress at their own pace through practical experiences and self-discovery.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

• Preschools • Young Parent Programs • Group Child Care • Foster Parenting • Supported Child Dev

• Family Child Care • Nanny • Before & After School Care • Montessori Schools

MAIN COURSES:

• Practical Life • Sensorial • Language • Math • Culture

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma / Sprott Shaw Certificate

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EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION • CHILDREN WITH EXCEPTIONALITIES (ECE-CWE)

DURATION: 20 Weeks / 5 Months

The Early Childhood Education Children with Exceptionalities program will expand upon the skills gained through the Early Childhood Education Basic program. This specialty provides advanced training in ECE competencies for individuals interested in working with children with exceptionalities.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:

• Early Childhood Educator • Preschools

• Before & After School Care • Foster Parenting • Cruise Ships and Resorts • Child Care Supervisor

MAIN COURSES: • Children with Exceptionalities

• Group Child Care • Family Child Care

• Working with Families • Advanced Child Growth and Development

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Certificate • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Special Needs

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION • ASSISTANT (ECEA)

DURATION: 14 Weeks / 3 Months

In the Early Childhood Education Assistant program, students will acquire effective English language skills while paving a foundation of child development knowledge and practices. From there, students can choose a rewarding career as an ECE Assistant or advance to the Sprott Shaw Early Childhood Education Program.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • ECE Assistant • Child Care Assistant - Preschool Assistant

MAIN COURSES: • Child Growth and Development • Interpersonal Skills • Health • Safety and Nutrition

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Certificate • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Assistant

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EDUCATION ASSISTANT

DURATION: 43 Weeks / 10 Months

Teaching Assistants support all students in classroom environments and perform duties that are instructional in nature or deliver direct services to students or parents. They work with teachers to support students with special needs – this support may include behaviour management, curriculum implementation, social skills development, personal care, and physical assistance.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Teachers Assistant • After School Tutor • Home Support

MAIN COURSES: • Behavior Supports and Data Collection • Supporting Students with Exceptionalities • Interpersonal Communication for the Education Classroom • Assistive Technology for Disabilities

• Youth Care Worker • Program Assistant

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • BC Early Childhood Educator Certificate - Assistant • First Aid

COMMUNITY SUPPORT WORKER - SOCIAL SERVICES (CSWSS)

DURATION: 49 Weeks / 12.5 Months

Currently in high demand in Canada, Community Support Workers specialize in dealing with personal and social problems among pregnant teenagers, homeless persons, children with special needs, and people who struggle with substance abuse. This program trains students with interpersonal skills, observational skills, and problem-solving skills.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Child / Youth Care Worker • Teen Pregnancy Worker • Parenting Support Worker

• Women’s Shelter Worker • Family Place Worker • Newcomers Service Work

MAIN COURSES: • Adolescent Growth and Development • Assisting with ADL’s Counselling techniques • Mental Health • Palliative Care • Psychological Rehabilitation

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • CPR • First Aid • Crisis Prevention (CPI Certified) • FoodSafe Certificate

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NURSING & HEALTH CARE The healthcare industry is one of the fastest growing industries in Canada. Our commitment to excellence is demonstrated through our highly experienced professors who are recognized experts in their fields. Our students benefit from experiential education from laboratories and with community partners including hospitals, clinics, schools, and health centers. More than one million jobs are speculated within nursing and other health care professions by 2020. If you want to take care of others without putting your family or career on hold, enroll in one of our healthcare programs today!

The HCA Program fully trains students to function effectively as front-line care-givers and respected members of the health care system in BC Canada.

COMPANIES HIRING GRADS

Health Care Assistant (29 Weeks)

This program trains students to perform a full range of competencies as identified by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.

Practical Nursing (75 Weeks)

Chemainus Hospital Dufferin Care Centre Children’s Hospital Advocare Kelowna General Hospital Mariposa Gardens Northern Health

Post-Graduate Certificate In Nursing (45 Weeks)

This program prepares internationally trained nurses for roles within the Canadian health care system.

The program trains students to be competent in all administrative and clinical functions necessary to obtain employment as a Medical Administrative Assistant.

Medical Office Administrator (33 Weeks)

Development Disabilities Association Greater Vancouver Community Services Eldersafe Island View Care Home Vancouver Island Health Authority And more...

The program prepares students to effectively assist Licensed Pharmacists to provide medication and other health care products to patients.

Pharmacy Assistant (33 Weeks)

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS Grade 12 / GED or mature student status (all transcripts must be “true certified copies” or originals). Applicants must successfully complete English, Math and Composition entrance assessments. Additional admissions requirements will apply to HCA, PN and PGCN. Pre-requisite courses may apply to PN Program.

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HEALTH CARE ASSISTANT (HCA) DURATION: 29 Weeks / 7.5 Months

The Health Care Assistant program is designed to provide learners with opportunities to develop the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to function effectively as front-line caregivers. Health Care Assistants provide personal care assistance in both healthcare facilities and community agencies.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Home Support Agencies • Acute / Complex Care Facility

• Assisted Living • Adult Day Care • Special Care Units

• Long Term Care • Private Homes

MAIN COURSES: • Common Health Challenges • Palliative Care • Mental Health Challenges

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • CPR • First Aid • RAI

• Violence Prevention • FoodSafe Certificate • WHMIS • BC Healthcare Assistant License

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PRACTICAL NURSING (PN)

DURATION: 75 Weeks / 18.8 Months

The Practical Nursing program is designed to provide learners with the knowledge, skills, judgments and attitudes to perform the full range of competencies as identified by the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia. The program provides a learning experience that is integrated, professional, collaborative, and culturally sensitive to prepare graduates to care for individuals and families.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Licensed Practical Nurse • Health Care Aid

MAIN COURSES: • Pharmacology • Human Anatomy and Physiology • Health Promotion • Variation in Health • Integrated Nursing Practices

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Diploma • CPR Level C • Standard First Aid

• FoodSafe Certificate • WHMIS

POST-GRADUATE CERTIFICATE IN NURSING (PGCN)

DURATION: 45 Weeks / 11.5 Months

This preparatory program provides specific training for Internationally Educated Nurses (IEN) on how to adapt to Canadian best practices in nursing. Students will develop critical thinking, communication skills, leadership skills, and cultural awareness which are vital components of nursing in Canada. During the program, students will work on various test-taking strategies and nursing competencies that are essential in preparation for the Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS), which is a pre-requisite to writing the NCLEX (National Council Licensure Exam).

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES: • Health Care Assistant • RN (if licensing exam is passed) • LPN (if licensing exam is passed)

MAIN COURSES:

• NCLEX and NCAS Preparation • Clinical Nursing Concepts • Scientific Basis for Nursing • Basic Physiological Needs • Health and Health Care in Canada • Foundations of Nursing Practice • Working with Clients and Families • Interview Preparation • CELBAN or IELTS Preparation

CREDENTIALS: • Sprott Shaw Certificate • BC Health Care Registry • Care in the Home Setting

• Assisting in Medication Administration • Care in Acute Care Setting • Care in the Community Setting

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