Job requirements Activities Co-ordinator - Health Support Services in Canada

Find out what you typically need to work as an activities co-ordinator - health support services in Canada. These requirements are applicable to all Other assisting occupations in support of health services (NOC 3414).

Employment requirements

This is what you typically need for the job.

  • Orthopedic technologists usually require completion of secondary school and Several months of on-the-job training or A college orthopedic technologist program.
  • Registration with the Canadian Society of Orthopaedic Technologists is available and may be required by employers.
  • Health care courses or short-term college programs related to the work of medical therapy assistants, such as recreational therapy programs, are available and may be required by employers.
  • Pharmacy aides require completion of secondary school and Several months of on-the-job training.
  • Sterile processing technicians require completion of secondary school and A six- to nine-month sterile processing college program.
  • Completion of secondary school and several months of on-the-job training are usually required for other assisting occupations in this unit group.

Source National Occupational Classification

Professional certification and licensing

You might need to get a certification from a regulatory authority before you start working. Find out if this occupation is regulated in your province or territory.

Table listing provincial regulation requirements
Location Job title Regulation Regulatory body
Ontario Optics Technician (lens And Prism Maker) Regulated Ontario College of Trades

Source Foreign Credential Recognition Program - ESDC

Do you want to work in another province or territory?

If you are already certified to work in a regulated occupation in your province or territory, it will be easier for you to have your certification recognized in another province or territory. See the Workers Mobility's website to learn more.

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