Human Services Assistant Technical Diploma | Northcentral Technical College

Human Services Assistant

Newly AddedTechnical Diploma

The Human Services Assistant Technical Diploma has been developed for individuals assisting and providing client services in a wide variety of fields such as psychology, rehabilitation or social work, including support families. This technical diploma provides learners with strong skills in interviewing, communicating, building rapport for trusting relationships and counseling techniques for professions where this is key. Graduates may assist clients in identifying and obtaining available benefits and social and community services. Graduates may also assist social workers with developing, organizing and conducting programs to prevent and resolve problems relevant to substance abuse, human relationships, rehabilitation or dependent care. As an Embedded Technical Diploma, this program ladders fully into the Human Services Associate Degree program.

program at a Glance

Human Services Assistant 28 Credit Technical Diploma

Formats Offered

On-Campus Availability

  • Wausau Fully Available
  • Antigo Fully Available
  • Medford Fully Available
  • Phillips Fully Available
  • Spencer Fully Available
  • Wittenberg Fully Available

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program Outcomes

  • Uphold the Ethical Standards and Values for Human Service Professionals
  • Apply human services interventions and best practices
  • Utilize community resources

Potential Careers

  • Caseworker
  • Outreach Specialist
  • Mental Health Technician
  • Human Services Program Specialist
  • Home Based Assistant
  • Family Support Worker
  • Community Coordinator
  • Social Work Advocate
  • Social Services Assistant

Course List

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Course List

Earn Credit for What You Know

This program offers opportunities for you to test out of classes by demonstrating your learning from past work or life experiences.

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Additional program Information

Transfer Opportunities

Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.

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Submit your online application today at www.ntc.edu/apply

For more information on this program, contact admissions at 715.675.3331 or email admissions@ntc.edu.

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