Comment devenir éducateur ou éducatrice à l’enfance au Québec?

Sep 14, 2020 9:41:16 AM

Partout au Canada, et plus particulièrement au Québec, exercer certains métiers nécessite l’appartenance à l’ordre professionnel qui régit la profession ou obtenir des permis/licences de pratique spécifiques.

Ceci dit, ce ne sont pas tous les métiers qui rentrent dans cette définition et il est possible d’exercer moyennant une formation adéquate.

Computer-aided Design and Drafting Program: Meet the Instructor

Sep 11, 2020 1:05:38 PM

Photo: Computer-aided Design and Drafting instructor, Roberto Romano

Updated January, 2021

When Roberto Romano enrolled in the Computer-aided Design & Drafting program at Herzing College, he had no experience in the field whatsoever. He learned the software, project management, and drafting skills from scratch.

After graduation, he got hired as an architectural draftsperson and worked in the field for several years. Then, he noticed an opening back at Herzing for a CADD instructor. Roberto joined the faculty and has been teaching the program ever since.

This week, we interviewed Roberto about how the CADD program works. We asked which skills students learn in class, what projects they do, career options, and what it takes to be successful in the CADD industry.

Getting Your First Medical Office Assistant Job: Tips from an Expert

Sep 10, 2020 9:58:54 AM

For most of us, searching for a new job is both stressful and exhausting. The endless applications, resume writing, interviews, and anxiety waiting to find out if you landed the position.

Paralegal Job Opportunities: Where Can You Work After College?

Sep 8, 2020 10:41:53 AM

Updated December, 2020.

Paralegals enjoy a wide range of job opportunities in Ontario. Ontario is one of the only provinces in Canada where licensed paralegals can represent clients in court for certain legal matters. 

This opens up a lot of different career paths in both the private and public sector. Plus, a skilled paralegal can also work as a law clerk or legal assistant, with options to specialize in many different areas of law. 

8 Reasons Occupational Health & Safety is a Good Career Choice

Sep 4, 2020 9:25:16 AM

Updated November 2020

Occupational health and safety (OHS) is a broad industry, which focuses on the physical, mental, and emotional well-being of people at work. 

This field includes all aspects of worker health. From workplace harassment to fire prevention; ergonomics to emergency evacuation procedures. 

OHS professionals are responsible for assessing risks, developing health and safety plans, and delivering training to staff members and management. 

It’s an incredibly important role, dedicated to protecting lives and helping teams respond appropriately when emergencies strike. 

Considering training to become an OHS professional? Take a look at 8 reasons occupational health and safety is a good career choice. 

How to Become a Medical Office Administrator: Your First 5 Steps

Jul 30, 2020 9:13:03 AM

Want a career in healthcare that involves working directly with patients, but doesn't require a university degree? Looking to work in a professional setting, where you can use your excellent organization and people skills? Medical office administration could be a good fit.

Les cinq compétences en design d’intérieur pour être recruté

Jul 28, 2020 12:12:12 PM

La formation professionnelle et académique, l’expérience pratique et un bon réseau de contacts sont généralement les critères les plus cités lorsqu’il est question de déterminer les possibilités d’obtenir un emploi.

Top 8 Reasons to Choose a Career in Interior Design

Jul 28, 2020 10:56:13 AM

Interior design is one of the most interesting, creative, technically challenging careers out there. The industry is huge, with so many ways to specialize and so many different job options.

Want to design homes? Interested in commercial designs for retail stores or hotels? Have a passion for kitchens, bathrooms, small spaces, or eco-friendly materials? Want to own your own interior design business one day?

This field has something for everyone.

Sustainable Architecture Training: 5 Things to Know Before You Begin

Jul 23, 2020 10:02:00 AM

Sustainable architecture focuses on preserving the environment by using eco-friendly building methods and materials. There's been tremendous growth in this field all over the world. It's much more than a passing trend to "go green."

Meet Krizia: My Review of Herzing's Personal Support Worker Program

Jul 22, 2020 11:21:50 AM

Krizia Mae Macusi at Hillel Lodge where she was hired as a Personal Support Worker after graduating from Herzing last May.

Personal Support Workers have been in the spotlight recently, along with other essential health care providers working on the front lines during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Personal Support Workers (PSWs) help care for our seniors in long-term care facilities, retirements homes, and hospitals. They also make home visits, to help people with special needs live safely and independently in their own residences.