ABM College of Health and Technology

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ABM College
ABM College Logo.jpg
ABM College
Type Private
Established 2010
President Dr. Mohammed Baten
Administrative staff
50
Location Calgary, AB, Canada
Colours Red, white          
Website abmcollege.com
ABM College Logo

ABM College is a Canadian vocational college with main campuses in both Calgary,[1]Alberta and Toronto, Ontario. The college is accredited by the Ministry of Career Colleges and Universities in Alberta and Ontario. Established in 2010, ABM offers programs Health, Beauty and Business. While enrolled, students receive a combination of applied in-class training, lab, and practicum experience. The Calgary campus, features state of the computer and health care labs, along with massage therapy and esthetics studios as well.

Programs[edit]

ABM College offers programs in Health Care, Beauty, and Business. It has the authority to grant certificates and diplomas.

Calgary campus[edit]

Health:

  • Health Care Aide
  • Medical Office Assistant & Unit Clerk
  • Massage Therapy
  • First Aid & CPR

Beauty:

  • Professional Nail Technician
  • Makeup Technician

Business:

  • Accounting and Payroll Administration
  • Legal Assistant
  • Business Administration and Payroll
  • Computer Aided Drafter
  • Hospitality Business Management

Toronto campus[edit]

  • Personal Support Worker
  • Medical Office Assistant

Program Descriptions, locations and facilities[edit]

ABM College main campus in Calgary is nestled in the city's North East, it is accessible via the C-Train line (Whitehorn Station), and is served by city buses. The Secondary campus, located in Toronto is situated on Lawrence Ave West, directly across from Lawrence Square Shopping Centre.

Accounting and Payroll[edit]

Businesses large and small – including publicly traded corporations and private businesses need accounting and payroll department to help manage day-to-day financial matters. it goes without saying that well-trained and detail-oriented professionals are in great demand, with new opportunities becoming available every day in the accounting business.

At ABM College, one can earn their nationwide professional business certification by completing the 51-week immersion course designed to teach the fundamentals of accounting and payroll. Complete with a 240-hour practicum, this course is the perfect way to get a start in the accounting field!

Business Administration[edit]

Business is more competitive than ever, both within Canada and throughout the globe. But, there are still limitless opportunities for graduates who have the right qualifications to climb the corporate ladder.

The Business Administration program at ABM College gives you the tools you need to set your future on a new course. We begin with a firm foundation of business principles, including cutting-edge management trends and theories, and then show you how to apply them to real-world situations. It’s the perfect way to jump-start your career!

Computer Aided Drafter[edit]

According to The Calgary Labour Demand Forecast, demand for Drafting Technologists and Technicians is expected to grow by more than a third in the coming decade. There might never be a better time to join this exciting industry.

Manufacturers, construction companies, and dozens of other businesses rely on Computer-Aided Drafters to generate detailed schematics. By turning things like dimensions, building codes, technical drawings and materials into usable plans, you can help build the world of tomorrow while enjoying an exciting career!

First Aide Training[edit]

Accidents, illnesses, and disasters can strike without warning. Unfortunately, it’s only after these types of events that most people discover that they weren’t properly prepared. But by then, it’s too late.

ABM College has First Aid, CPR, and AED courses that comply with the guidelines set forth by the Occupational Health & Safety Act and Work Safe Alberta. These classes are perfect for school teachers, construction workers, oil field workers, firefighters, police officers, social workers, and hospitality employees who may be called upon to deliver critical assistance when it’s needed.

Health Care Aide[edit]

The health care field is a high-growth, in-demand industry. With recent changes to regulations, hospitals and medical practices can no longer provide on-the-job training. They need qualified health care aides from accredited Alberta Healthcare Programs like the one at ABM College in Calgary.

Our intensive five-week curriculum includes a mixture of academic knowledge and practical experience. Along with the basics of human anatomy, medical terminology, diseases, chronic conditions, and palliative care, you’ll learn how to treat patients physically and emotionally. You won’t find a better way to jumpstart your healthcare career.

Hospitality Business Management[edit]

The hospitality industry is fun, fast-paced, and perfect for those who enjoy meeting new people on a daily basis. At ABM College, you’ll learn how to thrive in this field with hospitality industry-specific training, including practical instruction on sales, customer service, and business management.

The hospitality industry is growing throughout Canada, and especially in Alberta. That means our graduates are going to be uniquely positioned to lead the way in hotels, restaurants, food service, event planning and a number of related fields.

Legal Assistant[edit]

Lawyers rely on legal assistants to help with dozens of tasks, including research, filing, and client communications. The ABM College Legal Assistant program prepares you for these positions by introducing the fundamentals of legal knowledge, terminology, and procedures in a practical, fast-paced way.

Attorneys across Canada need legal assistants who understand specialized accounting, office software, and legal terminology. Apply today and you could be well on your way to a new career as a fully qualified legal assistant!

Makeup Technician[edit]

If you consider eye shadow and concealer to be the tools you use to create masterpieces, you may be an ideal candidate for the ABM College Makeup Technician program. By combining sound beauty principles with practical, hands-on training, we give you all the training necessary to become a successful makeup technician.

As a student, you’ll receive instruction in our modern on-site studio, using the latest products and techniques. Take the first step today, and be well on the way to a fun and exciting career as a makeup technician, makeup artist, or cosmetologist!

Massage Therapy[edit]

Massage therapy has exploded over the last decade as medical professionals, and the public at large, have come to realize the benefits of massage for stress relief, rehabilitation, and athletic performance. ABM College in Calgary is proud to offer a specialized program that prepares graduates for employment as massage therapists.

With a mixture of academic learning and hands-on instruction, our students learn about anatomy, massage treatment principles, and much more. If you want to be part of this growing field, it’s the perfect time to get started!

Medical Office Assistant and Until Clerk[edit]

Finding a great job in the medical field doesn’t have to mean studying for years to become a doctor, or performing the hands-on work that nurses do. That’s because medical offices throughout Canada need qualified medical office assistants and unit clerks to help keep their practices running.

ABM College offers a cutting-edge program that includes medical terminology, office administration, word processing, transcription, and more. This program qualifies graduates to work as a Clinical Medical Office Assistant or Hospital Unit Clerk and find immediate employment in an in-demand industry.

Professional Nail Technician[edit]

If you have a creative mind, and a passion for nail art, you might have a future in the beauty industry. ABM College can help you to become a professional nail technician and prepare yourself for a fun job that’s full of fresh faces.

In our modern studio, you’ll work hands on with the latest tools, learn up-to-date techniques, and hone your fashion sense. Our program can prepare you to turn your love of manicures, pedicures, and other related hand or foot care services into a career you’ll enjoy!

Personal Support Worker (Toronto Campus)[edit]

Do you like the idea of helping others to recover from injury, illness, and chronic conditions? This program can prepare you for the numerous aspects of personal support and get you ready for a career where you can be part of the healing process.

Personal support workers need not only strength and dexterity, but the skills to provide comfort, safety, and support for their clients. This career path is perfect for those who like to work with people, and have the right kind of sensitivity and respect for others in need.

ABM College is licensed by Alberta Advanced Education.,[2] and accredited and licensed by the Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities (Ontario)

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