Host Interns from Western University in 2020

Western Continuing Studies students are well-equipped for a variety of fields. Discover programs that feature a practicum component and start hosting an intern in 2020.

Key dates:

January 24 -                       Deadline for sites to submit a posting
February 3-7 -                   Students will submit thier applications to the sites
February 10-March 6 -  Interview period
May 1 - August 21 -         Practicum period

Occupational Health and Safety
The Occupational Health and Safety diploma is a one year post-degree program that includes 10 courses and a mandatory practicum. Our program is recognized as an approved academic program for the Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) designation. Enrollment is competitive and candidates must have a related undergraduate degree before entering our program. 

*Students must complete 560 hours at the practicum site in order to graduate. This schedule assumes the student is on-site 35 hours/week during the practicum period, however start and end dates can vary to meet the preferences of the site and student. 

Human Resources
The Human Resources diploma is a one year post-degree program that includes 10 courses and a mandatory practicum. Our courses are recognized by the Human Resources Professional Association (HRPA) and meet course requirements towards CHRP/CHRL designations. Enrollment is competitive and candidates must have a related undergraduate degree before entering our program.

*Students must complete 560 hours at the practicum site in order to graduate. This schedule assumes the student is on-site 35 hours/week during the practicum period, however start and end dates can vary to meet the preferences of the site and student. 

Clinical Trials Management
The Clinical Trials Management diploma is a one year post-degree program that includes 9 courses and a mandatory practicum. Enrollment is competitive and candidates must have a related undergraduate degree before entering our program. In order to graduate from the program, students complete a 400 hour practicum which is scheduled to run during the summer. Placements may be paid or unpaid.

Students must complete 400 hours at the practicum site in order to graduate. This schedule assumes the student is on site 22 hours/week during the practicum period, however start and end dates can vary to meet the preferences of the site and student. 

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