Please note that this membership class is for holders of:
- Personal Support Worker Certificates
- Community Developmental Service Workers
- Health Care Aides – Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “HCA Applicant Pre-Approval Request – Include Your Name Here” prior to applying as processing to determine eligibility.
IF YOU DO NOT POSSESS ANY EDUCATION RELATED TO FRONT LINE HEALTH CARE, PLEASE APPLY AS AN ASSOCIATE MEMBER.
- Access to unlimited legal helpline
- All memberships are tax-deductible!
- Professionally Branded ID – Click here for more info
- Annual National Police Check provided to you at NO Charge
- Code of Ethics
- Scope of Practice
- Whistleblower protection
- Standards of Practice
- Group Car and Home Insurance available to members only!
- Unlimited Endorsements from OPSWA for Job Interviews: Available upon Request
- Portfolio building: Available upon request
- Corporate Sponsor Networking Opportunities
- Connecting you with TOP PSW Employers – You have first access to job postings!
- 24/7 Support for all your questions and concerns
- Up to date information provided to you on government regulations affecting your profession
- OPSWA Member ONLY Specialized Education that is cost-effective or FREE!
- One Million Dollar Liability Insurance attached to EVERY PSW Membership
- All OPSWA PSW members have $50,000 abuse coverage included in their coverage
- $20 discount on first aid training with KMW Outreach Inc! KMW Outreach Inc is a first aid training partner of the Canadian Red Cross. They also have online health and safety training, personal protective equipment and first aid supplies.
- OPSWA member badge; OPSWA does not offer PSW certificates. If you need a PSW certificate, please get in touch with your educational institution.
If you need insurance to satisfy LHIN FMHC Requirements please apply as an Entrepreneur Member. **ONLY PSW Certificate Holders (or recognized equivalents) are eligible for Entrepreneur Membership
When you receive your email from BackCheck (Sterling Talent Solutions) you have ONE week to complete all steps of the online application. If you DO NOT complete the steps OPSWA will charge you an additional $75.00 to complete the application.
This membership is non-refundable. View our cancellation policy. If you need a PSW certificate, please get in touch with your educational institution.