Health Care

Nursing CEU

Click here to see our list of Accredited Continuing Education courses required for RN and LPN licensing renewal. Note that some are offered at downtown locations and others at John Abbott College.

Introduction to Hyperbaric Therapy

Click here to see the information about the Introduction to Hyperbaric Therapy course.

AEC & DEC Programs

Our Nursing programs offer theoretical training and practical experience in our state of the art simulation labs as well as in hospital settings.  For more information about your options, click here.

Prep Workshop

Nursing Exam Preparation

John Abbott College Cont-ed Nursing Dept. is once again offering prep-workshops for graduate nursing students wishing to prepare for the OIIQ Exam.  This includes graduates from a DEC,
DEC-BAC and or BAC programs as well as graduates from the Integration into Nursing in Quebec Program (CWA.0K). The goal of these PREP WORKSHOPS is to develop strategies for the OIIQ Exam as well as guide your studying. Our teaching methods include group discussion, case study analysis and learning to choose the best multiple choice answers. Workshops are complementary to the Nursing Program courses.

Nursing Prep Workshops for OIIQ Exam – Winter 2020 – January, February and March

The OIIQ Licencing exam date is scheduled for Monday, March 30, 2020.


 Format of the Workshops:

Case Studies, TNP (as per OIIQ format)

  • Multiple choice quizzes for practice as per OIIQ format

Required Material:   OIIQ Professional Examination Preparation Guides 4th & 5th Edition

Cost:    3 hrs workshop = $  65.00 + tax

             6 hrs workshop = $ 130.00 + tax

           12 hrs workshop = $ 250.00 + tax

Refund of $50 if you register for all specialties (Medicine/Surgery, Psychiatry, Gerontology, Pediatrics, Obstetrics)

LOCATION:  John Abbott College (JAC), AME-602 – Anne-Marie Edward building  6th floor

Jewish Elder Care (JEC), 5725 Victoria Ave., Montreal, QC H3W 3H6, Hope Pavillion – 5th floor

Parking is free after 6:00pm at John Abbott College

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NOTE:  COURSES CANCELLED due to insufficient enrollment

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BLS & First Aid
Course for
Health Care

BLS & First Aid Course for Health Care Provider

  • 1 1/2 day course for health care program students
  • Given by Heart & Stroke Instructors
  • 3 year Certification



Registration:   ONLINE 

Location:  Anne-Marie-Edward Building – 5th floor LAB – AME-554

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Français pour
la santé

Français pour la santé 

A non-credit French course about health care designed to help our students integrate into the clinical setting and the workplace. The goal of this course is to improve French oral communication in the health care environment.

     Pre-Requisite:   MIDI –  in level 4 or above; Cegep courses – in level 2 or above

     Schedule:          February 10, 2020 to April 27, 2020  

     Day & Time:      Monday from 18:00 – 21:00 and 1 hour online per week (Thursday)

     Location:           Jewish Elder Care, 5725 Victoria Ave., Montreal, QC H3W 3H6, Hope Pavillion-5th floor

Registration:  OMNIVOX ONLINE register-button24

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