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Master Class at Pearson School of Culinary Arts

Master Class at Pearson School of Culinary Arts
Local foodies are invited to attend this year's Master Classes at the Pearson School of Culinary Arts. This interactive event will give you the opportunity to meet local chefs, learn tips and techniques, and sample some delicacies and local beverages.
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Norma Condo - Overcoming tragedy and following her dream

Norma Condo - Overcoming tragedy and following her dream
How often do we call someone a warrior? Norma Condo is just that: a warrior. In spite of unexpectedly becoming a single mother of five a month before starting her Professional Cooking program at PSCA, Norma found the strength within her to follow her dream of becoming an Indigenous chef.
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PSCA student, Neda Jandaghi, wins bronze medal at Provincial Vocational Olympics

PSCA student, Neda Jandaghi, wins bronze medal at Provincial Vocational Olympics
Congratulations to Neda Jandaghi, pastry student from Pearson School of Culinary Arts who won the bronze medal at the Provincial Vocational Olympics held on May 3 and 4 at Place Bonaventure.
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Adult Learners’ Stories Shine at Gala

Adult Learners’ Stories Shine at Gala
“Every story has a beginning, a middle, and end,” said Sarah Lane, a student of West Island Career Centre’s Auto Mechanics Program, and an Adult Learner honoree. This year’s Adult Learners Gala, the culmination of Adult Learners Week, was a collection of inspiring and moving stories, and a recognition of the literal and symbolic journeys followed.
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PSCA hosts local culinary competition

PSCA hosts local culinary competition
It's a Vocational Olympics year. On Friday, November 10, PSCA held a cooking competition where 8 students competed to see who moves on to the regional competition next year.
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Home Care: A career in high need

Home Care: A career in high need
In Quebec, there is a growing number of elderly individuals who are choosing to stay living in their own homes longer. Subsequently, there is an increased demand on CLSC’s  to provide services to support their decision, ranging from personal hygiene to preparing meals. The Home Care Assistance program, offered at Pearson Adult Career Centre (PACC), prepares students to provide these services to the public.   The Home Care Assistance program is an 8 month long course (approxima...
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Pretty Maphosa talks about her experience in the Dental Assistance program at PACC.

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CARING IS SHARING INSPIRATION FROM A TED TALKS

CARING IS SHARING INSPIRATION FROM A TED TALKS
14 year old American Jacob Cramer not only caught the attention of ‘Ted Talks’, but also that of the August 2016 group of PAB students during a class on understanding client needs.  After watching Jacob’s heart-warming story explaining his movement ‘Love for the Elderly’, whereby he receives and distributes letters of friendship to elderly people throughout the USA, the students unanimously decided to write their own letters.  The letters were sent to Dona...
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LPN's enjoy rewarding and stimulating careers in the healthcare field.

LPN's enjoy rewarding and stimulating careers in the healthcare field.
The Health, Assistance and Nursing program trains individuals to become Licensed practical nurses (LPN’s.) LPN’s are a growing part of the health care professional team who work closely with Registered Nurses to deliver nursing and medical care in a variety of  settings to promote and maintain health. The profession is one that has recently evolved, allowing LPN’s to deliver care that was once only designated for other professionals, for example: drawing blood, intraven...
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The importance of proper hygiene in the dental office.

The importance of proper hygiene in the dental office.
 Do you know that proper disinfection and sterilization techniques are one of the most important aspects of your treatment?  Taking the time to properly disinfect an operatory can take up to 15 minutes.   The Dental Assistance Program at PACC has a 45 hour course devoted to this task.  The practice of proper hygiene and asepsis has always played a key role in the program.  Good practices are reinforced during all practical modules and throughout job training.  ...
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Lester B. Pearson School Board (LBPSB) is one of the largest English school boards in Quebec in terms of student enrollment, serving approximately 21,000 students in the Youth sector and approximately 8,700 in its Continuing Education sector. The Board is responsible for a network of 37 elementary schools, 13 secondary schools and 8 Continuing Education Centres.

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