Our health care graduates are professionals who attended programs focused on keeping talent in the north. Northern clinics, nursing homes and hospitals provide compassionate care from nurses and health care aides who are NWP trained in one of the most advanced simulation labs in the country.
With health and fitness playing a vital role in overall wellbeing, the demand for movement specialists and fitness-related professionals is increasing. NWP Kinesiology and Health Sciences graduates are leading fitness programs, sharing strength training advice, and providing therapy or treatment to patients with injuries across the region.
Whether you have a passion for fitness and health promotion or want to be an essential health care provider, we are confident you will find a program that works.
Tend to your future as a caregiver in the community, hospital or a long-term care facility. Use your compassionate nature and learn how to provide daily living support to patients, clients and residents.
Get a careful career at NWP. Develop critical thinking skills as you evaluate patient progress, interact with other professionals and deliver nursing care to clients and their families in various settings.
Lean into a career in recreation. Master sports management, event coordination or leisure programming with skills in health and fitness, marketing, and administration.
Health Education Centre
Situated within the Grande Prairie Regional Hospital, the Centre is a leading-edge teaching and research environment that provides future health care professionals with the know-how to meet patient care and comfort needs.
With a focus on research, The Evaskevich Centre for Health Research and Innovation is dedicated to research surrounding rural, northern, and Indigenous health.
For more information about the School of Health, and the programs we offer, please contact: