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Early Childhood Education Diploma

Teaching at any level is a rewarding career, but early childhood teachers have a special opportunity to help children at their earliest stages. Early Childhood Education programs at UNBITI teach students the skills they need to get children started on a successful journey through the education system

Human Service Counsellor Diploma

Graduates from our Human Services Counsellor Program will be prepared for employment in the sectors of human services, mental health and community living. You will learn to build purposeful relationships that promote enhanced services on all levels of health and wellbeing within individuals, families and groups in the communities.

Addictions Services Counsellor with Mental Health Specialty Diploma

The field of addictions counselling is growing and graduates of the UNBI Training Institute are in high demand. It takes emotional maturity, good people skills and a strong sense of self identity to become an addictions counsellor . The program is also the first in New Brunswick to integrate mental health, addictions and First Nations world view. Addiction Counselling is a two-year diploma. 

Personal Support Worker Diploma

A Personal Support Worker, also known as a Personal Care Attendant is someone who cares for the physical, mental and emotional well-being of a patient who are not able to do so for themselves, typically in the elderly. The main responsibilities of a Personal Support Worker include ensuring the patient has healthy and nutritious meals, assist the patient with daily tasks and working with the interdisciplinary team to ensure the best quality of care.

Professional Development Workshops

Workshops are offered on a regular bases, tailored to suit each communities and/or organizations individual needs and is provided on site. The UNBI Training Institute is working with Health Canada's Aboriginal Head Start on Reserve to facilitate workshops and "Teaching Stratifies - Creative Curriculum" from Head Start to K-4.

UNBI Training Institute provides workshops for staff and students. Workshops have included Nutrition, Menu Planning, Food Handling, Puppet Making, Policies and Procedures, Play, Reiki, Guidance, Documentation, NB Curriculum Training, and Care of the Child in Crisis. Staff create professional development workshops based on need.

Program Keywords:
    • Child and Youth Care, Early Childhood Education, Education, Human Services Counsellor, Addictions Service Counsellor with mental Health Specialty, Personal Support Worker, Professional Development.