FACULTY OF HEALTHCARE
Offering a wide variety of healthcare diploma programs, Eastern College provides you with an education that prepares you for a career within one of the fastest growing job sectors in today’s workforce.
Students will learn key competencies in their respective programs from seasoned healthcare professionals, giving them advanced knowledge as well as practical hands-on experience.
Whether you want to work as a medical administrative specialist, massage therapist, or child and youth care worker, we will prepare you with the hands-on skills you need to get started. An education from Eastern will start you on the right path toward achieving your dreams.
CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WITH ADDICTIONS SUPPORT WORKER
Child and Youth Care Support Workers are responsible for counselling children, adolescents, and their families with concerns regarding social, emotional, behavioural, and mental health issues.CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WITH ADDICTIONS SUPPORT WORKER
CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER
Can you see yourself empowering young people to overcome their daily challenges? Child and Youth Care Workers are responsible for therapeutic rapport and helping children, adolescents, and their families with concerns regarding social, emotional, behavioural, and mental health issues.CHILD AND YOUTH CARE WORKER
CONTINUING CARE ASSISTANT
The need for care workers is increasing as our population ages. A role in continuing care will see you providing support to clients and their families that need assistance; whether elderly, disabled, or recovering from a serious illness or injury.CONTINUING CARE ASSISTANT
Interested in helping and treating others who may suffer with acute and chronic pain? Whether you’re helping to reduce stress or providing relief from muscle conditions, the Massage Therapy program at Eastern College is an ideal fit if you’re interested in promoting health and wellness.MASSAGE THERAPY
MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST
Interested in working in the healthcare field? Every medical office setting relies on their administrative support staff to aid in the daily organizational and client-based communication tasks that keep things running smoothly. The Eastern College Medical Administrative Specialist program gives you real-world field placement experience, plus the key terminology and skills needed to take on a role in any type of healthcare setting.MEDICAL ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST
Want to master the basics of office administration? With our Administrative Specialist program you’ll learn the key skills office support staff need including word processing, spreadsheets, and intra-office communication. When you graduate from the program, you’ll be ready to take on the wide range of support roles available in offices both big and small.ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST
The Medical Transcriptionist program prepares students with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for entry-level transcription positions in hospitals, medical offices, or in transcription service companies.
The program provides with an overview of the theory, principles and practices of the Medical Transcriptionist.MEDICAL TRANSCRIPTIONIST
OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY AND PHYSIOTHERAPY ASSISTANT
Would you like to be responsible for the daily rehabilitation of others? Occupational Therapy & Physical Therapy Assistant graduates from Eastern College will play a critical role in assisting occupational therapists and physiotherapists with treatment plans for aging populations and those recovering from surgery or chronic conditions.OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY AND PHYSIOTHERAPY ASSISTANT
PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER
The need for home support workers and personal care attendants is increasing as our population ages. A role in this field will see you providing support to clients and their families that need assistance; whether elderly, disabled, or recovering from a serious illness or injury.PERSONAL SUPPORT WORKER
The purpose of the program is to prepare students with the necessary skills and academic knowledge for entry-level positions in retail pharmacies, as well as pharmaceutical companies. This program provides an overview of the theory, principles and practices of the Pharmacy Assistant.PHARMACY ASSISTANT
Eastern College provides a comprehensive, learner-centered, training program for Pharmacy Technicians in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia. Graduates of the program will walk away with in-depth knowledge of the role and the skill set required to work within this dynamic profession with its expanding scope of practice.PHARMACY TECHNICIAN
VETERINARY ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Would you love to spend your day working with animals? The Veterinary Administrative Assistant program at Eastern College combine hands-on clinical experience with administrative support training to prepare you for a role in the world of veterinary care.VETERINARY ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Would you love to spend your day working with animals? The Veterinary Assistant program at Eastern College combine hands-on clinical experience with administrative support training to prepare you for a role in the world of veterinary care.VETERINARY ASSISTANT
MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTANT ONLINE
The Medical Office Assistant program will teach you how to be successful at the forefront of a doctor’s office as well as how to help patients in need of medical assistance. Learn the technological fundamentals and build on your multi-tasking and communications skills with a program that will challenge your potential and push you forward, through industry-mandated courses, while gaining in-depth knowledge of the Canadian healthcare system.MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTANT ONLINE