In order to maintain confidentiality and security, the program utilizes an independent provider, Verified by Synergy Gateway (Synergy) for documentation collection and validation. There is a cost associated with this external agency. You will receive information on how to access the service once you have completed the registration.
WHAT YOU COULD BE:
Youth services officer
Youth care worker
Child and youth care worker
Supervisory access worker
Supply education assistant
WHERE YOU COULD WORK:
Youth community services organizations
The field placement element is an important component of the second semester of the Youth Justice and Interventions graduate certificate program. The Youth Justice and Interventions students complete 176 hours of field placement. Field placements provide students with direct supervised experience in the field while they are still engaged in academic studies.
Students will work with the Field Placement Officer to secure their field placement position. Before confirming field placement, students are required to check with their Field Placement Officer to ensure it meets the requirements for field placement and that they have the necessary paperwork submitted before commencing.
You may also apply for the bridging program with the Ontario Tech University (Ontario Tech) to enter into the third year of the Ontario Tech four-year degree in Criminology: Youth Specialization
Please visit our pathways page to learn more about how you can transfer your credits towards a degree.
To help students have the best remote learning experience possible, Durham College’s IT Services department has identified technology recommendations for each program based on course needs and software requirements. While not required, students may want to consider these suggestions if they are purchasing a computer or laptop for the upcoming academic year.
Processor: i3 RAM: 4GB Storage: 256GB SSD Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 Professional or Education x64 SP1 Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 11 or Google Chrome (newest version) or Firefox (newest version) Network Adapter: 802.11ac 2.4/5 GHz wireless adapter Camera: Webcam/built-in camera