About Nightingale Academy

Nightingale Academy of Health Services Inc. was started in September of 2000 at the Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre.

Nightingale Academy of Health Services Inc.

Nightingale Academy of Health Services Inc. was started in September of 2000 at the Edmonton General Continuing Care Centre. Clive McNichol, President and CEO, wanted to establish a program that offers a Health Care Aide course that honours the tradition of nursing service in honour of his mother, Margaret McNichol RN and conveyed the six-C’s of nursing care: Compassion, Communication, Commitment, Competence, Conscience and Confidence his mother embodied.
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The program prides itself on its top-rated nursing instructors and student support that is second to none.

  • Over 200 classes over 20 years
  • More graduates more often
  • Outstanding instructors and small classes
  • Train in an actual health care facility
  • Health care aide training is all we do!
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Health Care Aide Program

The program uses a “mix of online and small group instruction and learning activities; plus, clinical and practice education experiences” to cover the attributes, skills and knowledge, identified by the Government of Alberta as required for this category of health care worker.

Nightingale Academy is family owned; family operated.

Program certificate is for “Government of Alberta Health Care Aide 2019 Provincial Curriculum Program”

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Health Care Aide Program

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Health Care Aide Requirements

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