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Free Training Available to Become a Personal Support Worker


VON Partnership with triOS College, with funding from the Ontario Government, offers free training for people interested in becoming a Personal Support Worker (PSW) in Ontario. 

Choosing a career as a PSW is choosing to make a difference in the lives of others. If you or someone you know is interested in becoming a PSW caring for people in their own homes with VON, a leader in homecare, please contact Lillian Markobrada (416-629-1788), to get started on this journey. The deadline to apply is March 23rd, 2021.

What does this program offer?

  • Free training to become a certified PSW!
  • Fast-tracked 28-week program
  • Online learning environment
  • Opportunity to practice your skills through facility and community care placements
  • Guaranteed employment with VON upon completion of training


Interested in learning more about this opportunity?

Join a free info session


Contact Lillian Markobrada at or 416-629-1788

This free PSW training begins Monday, March 29, 2021!

As our population ages, and as we continue to provide compassionate care where it’s needed most during the pandemic, engaging more and new PSWs in Ontario’s workforce is essential. Thank you for considering a career as a PSW or for simply passing on this opportunity!

This PSW free training program is supported by the Ontario Government and is open to Canadian citizens and permanent residents. To read more about VON’s partnership with triOS College, visit

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