FULL-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS THERF-CT Therapeutic Recreation Facilitator for Older Adults


  • Nine-month certificate program
  • Entry Date: September 
  • Part-time study available
  • Notre Dame Campus, Winnipeg
  • Practicum experience
  • Two field work placements

Gain the knowledge and skills needed to work in therapeutic and leisure recreational programming and services for older adults. You will learn to plan, promote, deliver and evaluate effective programs for clientele in various settings, including: personal care homes, extended hospital care, adult day centres, assisted living and other community based programs.

Workplace safety, privacy and health regulations are key components of the program.

You will be taught by industry-experienced instructors through integrated workplace experience and two field work placements.

NOTE: Due to circumstances related to COVID-19, students in the fast-track TRF program will be required to complete First Aide/CPR through an external provider and submit documentation supporting completion in order to proceed to practicum and graduate from their program.

You can complete this program through part-time studies. To learn how, see Therapeutic Recreation Facilitator for Older Adults.

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