• Community Support Fundamentals Certificate

    formerly Community Services Certificate
    Our Community Support Fundamentals Certificate is relevant for those with an educational background in social sciences (psychology or sociology) who are seeking employment in the community services field. It would also appeal to community agency volunteers who are looking to enhance their knowledge and skills. Develop your ability to conduct assessments, make referrals and assist clients with a variety of social issues. Study the major components of the Canadian social service system.

    Career Opportunities

    Employers typically include family service agencies, group homes, shelters, addiction service agencies, mental health service agencies, hospitals, government agencies and settlement service agencies.


    You must have a degree in psychology/sociology or relevant volunteer/work experience with a community agency. If you do not have a degree, you must present proof of your experience (in the form of a letter from your employer and a resumé).

    Completion Details

    If you complete two courses per term, you can finish the course requirements within one year.

    Compulsory Courses (Six)