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HealthcareSmartz Signed a MoU with a Canadian College to Provide Co-op Based Nursing Program

HealthcareSmartz Signed a MoU with a Canadian College

On May 2018, Mohali based HealthcareSmartz (An APPworx Company) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Sprott Shaw College, Vancouver, Canada. The MoU was signed between Mr. Patrick Dang, President SSC, Canada and Mr. Manipal Dhariwal, Co-Founder, APPworx and Mr. Nitin Monga, Co-Founder, APPworx, at Sebiz Square, Sector 67, Mohali.

The newly devised programwith co-op allow nurses to further their studies in Canada and gives them the opportunity to gain work experience, earn money while they study and prepares them for necessary licensing and certifications enabling them to work in Canadian healthcare industry. During the program, students will work on test taking strategies and nursing topics that are essential in preparation for the Nursing Community Assessment Service (NCAS), which is a pre-requisite to write the NCLEX RN (Canadian National Nursing Exam).

During the signing ceremony, Mr. Manipal Dhariwal said – “We are extremely delighted to partner with Sprott Shaw College which will surely mark a new era in health sector… Read more”.

For Mr. Nitin Monga, “This collaboration is a significant milestone in our ongoing initiatives of empowering the youth with the necessary skills and training to be a part of prospering workforce… Read more”.

According to Mr. Patrika Dang, “There is a growing pool of skilled talent and professionals here who dream to have a satisfying career in a foreign nation… Read more”.

Post Graduate Certificate in Nursing Administrationwith Co-op is a great way for students to gain work experience, get the exposure of industry while they study, and become more employable after completing the program. A co-op work is like a paid internship, where students earn a salary as they work in their fields of study. Which means, a co-op is an opportunity for students that allows them to earn while they learn and support their educational and living expenses – in simple words, self-finance study.

The foundation course will be impartedat HealthcareSmartz campus in Mohali.After the completion of the 45-week theoretical sessions of the program, students will become eligible for a paid 36-week co-op work term in a healthcare facility. The co-op is an opportunity for nurses to utilize their classroom knowledge and skills in the practical environment to gain experience of working within the healthcare system.

Admission Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree or Diploma in Nursing
  • IELTS 6.0 Bands or Equivalent
  • Must be currently registered as an RN in country of origin and in all countries that you have worked as an RN
  • Students may not be eligible to write the NCLEX-RN
  • Acceptance into, and the successful completion of this program does not guarantee that approval to write a licensing exam will be given
  • The eligibility to write the NCLEX-RN or the CPNRE is at the sole discretion of the respective nursing regulatory body for both RN’s and LPN’s in Canada

Thus, if you have plans to study, work and settle in Canada with a PR, talk to our career advisor to learn more about the co-op programs.