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    Sask Polytech and STARS partner for extraordinary hands-on learning experience

    Sask Polytech and STARS partner for extraordinary hands-on learning experience

    Communications and Marketing - February 23, 2017

    Sask Polytech and STARS partner for extraordinary hands-on learning experience Media are invited to watch a high stress, intense training exercise unfold at the STARS base in Saskatoon February 23, 2017 – Transferring a patient from an ambulance to a STARS helicopter is no easy task – the process is stressful, intense and requires a steady focus from the paramedics working hard to stabilize the patient. This is why the Saskatchewan Polytechnic Advanced Care Paramedic program has partnered with STARS for an exceptional, one-of-a-kind training exercise on Friday, February 24, 2017.

    tags: News, Saskatoon, School of Health Sciences, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


    Four provincial institutions team up to promote health care education & employment opportunities for young learners

    Four provincial institutions team up to promote health care education & employment opportunities for young learners

    Communications and Marketing - February 9, 2017

    For grade 11 and 12 students interested in a health care-related career, there is a direct path from high school to full time employment in rural Saskatchewan. A team of provincial institutions has come together to help learners connect the dots and get a jump-start on their post-secondary education while in high school.

    tags: News, School of Health Sciences, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


    Occupational Health and Safety certificate evolves to meet student and employer needs

    Occupational Health and Safety certificate evolves to meet student and employer needs

    Communications and Marketing - January 31, 2017

    OHS programs at Sask Polytech consolidate into a certificate program that will feature a two-week practicum January 31, 2017 – Responding to feedback collected from students, employers and faculty, Saskatchewan Polytechnic is consolidating the Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) applied certificate and certificate programs into a single certificate program. Launching in July 2017, the updated program will be offered both online and at the Saskatoon campus and will include a two-week practicum and easier access to student loans.

    tags: News, Regina, Saskatoon, School of Health Sciences, Pursuing excellence


    Sask Polytech dental faculty member recognized nationally

    Sask Polytech dental faculty member recognized nationally

    Communications and Marketing - October 27, 2015

    Diane Edwards receives DAEC award for outstanding educator October 27, 2015 - The Dental Assisting Educators of Canada (DAEC) recently announced Saskatchewan Polytechnic faculty member Diane Edwards as the recipient of their 2015 Award for Outstanding Educator. As a national body, DAEC provides the opportunity for its members to enhance and articulate dental assistant education in Canada.

    tags: Academic, School of Health Sciences, Successful careers, Pursuing excellence


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