Grade 12 (OSSD) or equivalent or mature student (18 years of age or older and one year out of school or more). Passing score on the entrance examination. Standard First Aid Certificate & CPR Certificate (Level C-Basic rescuer) must be obtained before starting the clinical placement. Medical certificate indicating student is fit to undertake the program, has to be up-to-date immunization, and is free of communicable diseases. Immunization for Hepatitis B is required. Police check (clearance) of Criminal/Vulnerable Record must be produced within thirty (30) days of starting school.