PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS CHIYP-NA Child and Youth Care

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Overview

 

A limited number of courses in this program are available part-time through the School of Continuing Education and Regional Campuses.

The complete Child and Youth Care Certificate program is available through Red River College's full-time program. See Child and Youth Care Certificate for information.

Courses and Descriptions

(Click the course name to view the description of the course)
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
In addition to Transfer of Credit from a recognized post secondary institution, other RPL processes are available for RPL courses. Click here for more information. For courses with no RPL, please check www.rrc.ca/rpl for additional contact information.
COMM-1170Interpersonal Communication 1
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Content is focused on human communication experienced in the helping professions. Emphasis is placed upon the student's growth, self-knowledge and behaviour in groups. Instructional methods will include discussions and activities to expand understanding and experience.

CYCP-2039Substance Use Theory and Intervention
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In this course, you will be led through a tapestry of knowledge surrounding use, misuse, and addiction of psychoactive substances. This course helps students reflect on the current trends and issues related to substance use, misuse and abuse. Students learn a breadth of history, theory, terminology, leading to the understanding of holistic treatment and best practice when helping people affected by substance use.

CYCP-2040Youth Criminal Justice
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Crime is a multifaceted and often controversial issue. This course will introduce major theoretical models of justice, explore historical and contemporary explanations of crime, and will provide students with an overview of the Canadian criminal justice system. Special attention is given to youth criminal justice legislation as well as risk factors for youth criminal justice involvement. This course will also introduce the restorative justice paradigm and discuss a trauma-informed approach to understanding crime. Students are challenged to think critically and explore personal values and beliefs surrounding justice related topics.

CYCP-2041Family Support and Intervention
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Family Support work provides helping professionals with the unique opportunity to understand children and youth within the context of their family. In this course family assessment and intervention skills required to work within the family life space as well the broader social, economic, cultural, and community environments will be explored. Students will be introduced to a variety of topics including; family risk and resiliency; foundations for family assessment and assessment tools; evidenced based family intervention and support techniques; an exploration of personal values and beliefs and reflective family practice.

CYCP-2042Mental Health Literacy
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Mental Health affects everyone. It is imperative that we explore not only the classifications, theories and research about what we know about mental health, but the interventions and supports for an individual’s mental well-being. In this course, the student will explore major frameworks and perspectives from which to view definitions and explanations for some of the most common disorders of youth. From this foundation, the student will develop their relational, holistic and strength-based lens for working with children, youth and families and the promotion of healthy mental wellness.

PSYC-1002Psychology
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This course explores the major areas of modern psychology. Key topics include sensation, cognition, learning, motivation, emotional behaviour, stress, methods of coping/adapting, brain structure and function and psychopathology. Fundamental principles of the scientific method and research design are emphasized. Students are expected to gain insight into the roots of human behaviour from both a biological and psychological perspective.

SEMR-9078Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (r) Training Program
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The Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (R) Program is a safe, non-harmful behaviour management system designed to aid human service professionals in the management of disruptive and assaultive people, even during the most violent moments. It has been developed by the Crisis Prevention Institute, a training organization devoted to training staff in the safe management of potentially violent individuals.

Students enrolling in Part-Time and Online Education courses may be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus Store locations or online at bookstore.rrc.ca. Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Note: Courses requiring a textbook will show "TR" in the Delivery field.


Click the "More Info" link beside the course's name to view the description of the course.

Course Dates and Fees

2023 Winter Term - Continuing Education
SEMR-9078 Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (r) Training Programmore info
Location: Notre Dame Campus
DatesClass DaysTimeDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Feb 11, 23 - Feb 12, 23Sa Su9:00AM - 5:00PMK. Wolschinski231566$295
Location: Notre Dame Campus
Dates
Feb 11, 23 - Feb 12, 23
Class days
Sa Su
9:00AM - 5:00PM
Delivery
Instructor
K. Wolschinski
Section
231566
Cost
$295

2023 Winter Term - Distance Education
COMM-1170 Interpersonal Communication 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 10, 23 - Apr 04, 23C. Pierce233481$469
Location: Online
Dates
Jan 10, 23 - Apr 04, 23
Delivery
Instructor
C. Pierce
Section
233481
Cost
$469
PSYC-1002 Psychologymore info
Location: Off Campus
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Jan 05, 23 - Jul 05, 23B. Smith233557$715
Feb 01, 23 - Jul 31, 23B. Smith233558$715
Mar 01, 23 - Aug 31, 23B. Smith233559$715
Location: Off Campus
Dates
Jan 05, 23 - Jul 05, 23
Delivery
Instructor
B. Smith
Section
233557
Cost
$715
Dates
Feb 01, 23 - Jul 31, 23
Delivery
Instructor
B. Smith
Section
233558
Cost
$715
Dates
Mar 01, 23 - Aug 31, 23
Delivery
Instructor
B. Smith
Section
233559
Cost
$715

2023 Spring Term - Distance Education
COMM-1170 Interpersonal Communication 1more info
Location: Online
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 11, 23 - Jul 04, 23TBA237912$469
Location: Online
Dates
Apr 11, 23 - Jul 04, 23
Delivery
Instructor
TBA
Section
237912
Cost
$469
PSYC-1002 Psychologymore info
Location: Off Campus
DatesDeliveryInstructorSectionCostActions
Apr 01, 23 - Sep 30, 23B. Smith238110$715
May 01, 23 - Oct 31, 23B. Smith238111$715
Jun 01, 23 - Nov 30, 23B. Smith238112$715
Location: Off Campus
Dates
Apr 01, 23 - Sep 30, 23
Delivery
Instructor
B. Smith
Section
238110
Cost
$715
Dates
May 01, 23 - Oct 31, 23
Delivery
Instructor
B. Smith
Section
238111
Cost
$715
Dates
Jun 01, 23 - Nov 30, 23
Delivery
Instructor
B. Smith
Section
238112
Cost
$715

Computer/Laptop Requirements

Online learning is a critical component of course delivery in all Red River College programs. To ensure each student has the tools they need to achieve their academic goals, all Red River College students require, at minimum:

1.  Off-campus access to a current computer with a webcam

2.  A high speed internet connection

• Recommended minimum speed: 10 mbps for download, 3 mbps for upload
• Slower internet connection speeds may result in audio and video issues. Please keep in mind that if others in your home are using the same internet connection at the same time as you are, you may also experience audio and video issues.
• Please refer to https://www.rrc.ca/future-students/computer-requirements/ for further information on Computer Requirements for Students.


Please note that any anticipated costs are not included in Books and Supplies estimates.

Recognition of Prior Learning

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is a process which documents and compares an individual's prior learning gained from prior education, work and life experiences and personal study to the learning outcomes in College courses/programs. For more information, please visit www.rrc.ca/rpl.

Contact Information

For more information, contact:

School of Continuing Education
E113 - 2055 Notre Dame Ave
Winnipeg, MB R3H 0J9
Phone: 204-694-1789 or 1-866-242-7073 (toll free)
Fax: 204-633-6489
E-mail: cde@rrc.ca

Winkler Campus
100-561 Main Street
Winkler, MB  R6W 1E8
Phone: 204-325-9672
Fax: 204-325-4947
E-mail: winkler@rrc.ca

Portage Campus
32–5th St. S.E.
Portage la Prairie, MB R1N 1J2
Phone: 204-856-1914
Fax: 204-856-1915
E-mail: portage@rrc.ca

College Support Services

Red River College Polytechnic is committed to student success and provides valuable support services to assist in helping students make the most of their time at RRC Polytech.

Visit www.rrc.ca/supports for more information.

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