certificate program

Pre-Health Sciences

Be a part of the NAN Health Transformation by choosing a career in the healthcare field. The Pre-Health Sciences Certificate Program will prepare you to move onto a certificate or diploma program in health sciences.

How to apply

Your Career

Caring and compassion, along with an understanding of sciences are needed for these highly-sought after positions. When you complete the Pre-Health Sciences–Pathway to Certificates and Diplomas program you will have the credentials to enroll in a variety of health career programs, including Practical Nursing, Dental Hygiene, Paramedic, and more.

Upon completion of the certificate, you will be eligible to apply to Health Science programs. Eligibility will be dependent on academic achievement and specific program requirements.

In partnership with Confederation College, Oshki-Wenjack’s special delivery method allows you to stay in your own home community for the majority of the program. You will take courses through online and independent study and attend classes in Thunder Bay twice per semester.*

* Note: Due to COVID-19 all courses are happening online.

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First Semester

CS 050 College Writing – 42 hours
MA 021 Pre-Health Mathematics I – 42 hours
PH 145 Introduction to Health Care in Canada – 42 hours
PH 147 Pre-Health Introductory Biology I – 42 hours
PH 148 Chemistry I – 56 hours
GE General Elective – 42 hours

Total Hours: 266

Second Semester

MA 216 Pre-Health Mathematics II – 42 hours
PH 246 Pre-Health Introductory Biology II – 42 hours
PH 248 Chemistry II – 56 hours
PH 249 Human Biology – 56 hours
CS 217 Communications for Health Professionals – 42 hours

Total Hours: 238

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Oshki Recruitment

Toll Free: 1-866-636-7454
Phone: 807-626-1897
E-mail: recruitment@oshki.ca

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Our Accredited Partners

Canadore CollegeSault CollegeConfederation CollegeAlgoma UniversityBrock UniversityNipissing University

Main Campus

Address: 106 Centennial Square,
Thunder Bay, Ontario, P7E 1H3

Toll Free: 1 (866) 63-OSHKI (67454)


Business Mailing Address

Address: 14-656 City Road,
Fort William First Nation, Ontario, P7J 1K3

Phone: (807) 626-1880

Email: info@oshki.ca

Oshki-Wenjack respectfully acknowledges its campus is located on the traditional lands of the Anishinaabe peoples of Fort William First Nation, Signatory to the Robinson Superior Treaty of 1850. We also recognize the contributions made to our community by the Métis people. © Copyright 2020 by Oshki-Pimache-O-Win. All Rights Reserved.
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