Students enrolled in the CTECS Health Technology program are given instruction and demonstrate skills/knowledge in:
Health care safety, nutrition, characteristics of health care teams, National Health Care Standards, categories of health care facilities, legal/ethical/moral concerns in health care, effective communication including medical terminology.
The Health Technology program provides a broad-based exposure to a variety of health careers. Students’ progress in foundational health care skills and in grade 11 students are eligible to become certified nursing assistants.
Graduates can enter a variety of healthcare settings or continue their studies through short programs in the community or at postsecondary institutions. The following occupations are achievable based on education level: