Additional Information

Criminal Record Check and Immunizations Requirements of Host Agencies

Criminal Record Check and Immunizations Requirements

Criminal Records Check

As part of your studies, you will be participating in clinicals/ practicums with various hosts who require that students registered in programs, where they may be working with children and/or vulnerable adults, have a Criminal Record Check (including the Vulnerable Sector).  This Criminal Record Check (including the Vulnerable Sector) must be completed prior to the start of classes.

Consult the chart above to see if your program requires a Criminal Record Check.

Pharmacy Technician students: The New Brunswick College of Pharmacists requires an up-to-date (less than 6 months old) criminal record check before a student can participate in the practicum. The practicum occurs in the spring. 

Immunization (Required by Host Agency for Clinical/Practicum Placements)

Programs

  • Health Information Management
  • Medical Laboratory Assistant
  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Personal Support Worker: Acute Care
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Practical Nurse
  • Respiratory Therapy

As part of your studies, you will be participating in clinicals/practicums at Horizon Health Network facilities. To participate in these clinical practicums you must obtain the following before the start of your program:

IN ADDITION – Students accepted in the following programs: Personal Support Worker: Acute Care and Practical Nurse, must also obtain the following:

  • Verification of a medical/physical (identified near bottom of immunization form)

* These requirements need to be completed before the start of your program.

Immunization (Strongly Recommended under the NB Immunization Program Guide)

Programs

  • Criminal Justice: Corrections
  • Criminal Justice: Police Foundations
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Assistant
  • Human Services
  • Child and Youth Care

As part of your studies, you will be participating in practicums with various hosts who may require the completion of the immunization form prior to your attending their facility.

We strongly recommend you to review the requirements detailed on the form as you may be required to complete it during the first term of your studies.

Download the immunization form to have it completed by your health care professional.