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 Wokshops

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 – Summer/Fall 2020 – June, July, August and September

The OIIQ Licencing exam date is scheduled for Monday, September 21, 2020.

The workshops are divided into the following specialties and will be given ONLINE via TEAMS:

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 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 = $  50.00 + tax

             6 hrs workshop = $ 100.00 + tax

           12 hrs workshop = $ 200.00 + tax

Workshops will be given ONLINE via TEAMS 

REGISTER ONLINE: register-button24

Registration Start Date:  June 16 at 10:00 am

Registration will remain open for each individual workshop until the start date of that workshop

NOTE:  WORKSHOPS will be CANCELLED due to insufficient enrollment 48 hrs prior to the start date of each workshop

For additional information, please contact:

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
  • Heart & Stroke protocols have been revised to ensure safety for all administrating CPR
  • Fee:  $100 (tax included)


Registration:   ONLINE 

Registration will OPENJuly 7, 2020 at 12:00 pm

Registration will CLOSEJuly 21, 2020 at 4:00 pm

Course Schedule – July and August 2020:

July 13, 2020    from 8:30-16:30 & July 14, 2020    from 8:30-12:30
July 20, 2020    from 8:30-16:30 & July 21, 2020    from 8:30-12:30
July 27, 2020    from 8:30-16:30 & July 28, 2020    from 8:30-12:30
July 29, 2020    from 8:30-16:30 & July 30, 2020    from 8:30-12:30
July 31, 2020    from 8:30-16:30 & August 1, 2020 from 8:30-12:30
August 3, 2020 from 8:30-16:30 & August 4, 2020 from 8:30-12:30
August 5, 2020 from 8:30-16:30 & August 6, 2020 from 8:30-12:30

Location:       Anne-Marie-Edward Building – 5th floor LAB – AME-560

For additional information, please contact:

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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