PSW Exams and Graduation

Graduation celebrations will look different during COVID.  However, if you completed your coursework in 2020-2021 school year, you will hear from us soon about receiving your St. Louis PSW Certificate.


Certification Granted:

  • PSW certificate is recognized by the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and meets all standards put forth by Ministry of Colleges and Universities and Ministry of Education
  • Certification for Gentle Persuasive Approach to Challenging Behaviours
  • Certificate of Completion in Fundamentals of Hospice Palliative Care issued by HPC Consultation Services of Waterloo Wellington (Partnership with Hospice of Waterloo Region)
  • Safe Food Handling Certificate
  • WHMIS Certificate


Want to make sure your Secondary School Credits earned during the PSW program count?  Make sure your visit a St. Louis Guidance Counsellor to have your credits added to your high school transcript.  If these last few credits means you have now completed all your Ontario Secondary School Diploma Requirements (inquire about expectations 40 hours of community activities), let us know!

OSSD’s are issued by the Ministry of Education once per year. Current students will get their OSSD with the Class of 2020-2021 and your intent to graduate form is due by August 31, 2021.