Provincial Violence Prevention Curriculum (MHCP 610)

Provincial Violence Prevention Curriculum

Course DescriptionViolence prevention education and resources have become a priority for all BC health care organizations due to the increasing prevalence of violent incidents in health care. Health care employers have made a provincial commitment to protect workers from workplace violence.
Subject CodeMHCP 610


NOTE: Payment must accompany registration. If payment is not made within 24 hours, students will be dropped and need to re-register.

Please refer to the refund policy noted here. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm they are required to take the course prior to the refund deadline. No refunds will be given after that date.

HCAP students: You must connect with CE Registration to withdraw if you do not plan to attend and must abide by the CEHS refund policy noted above.


This is amastery/non-masterycourse.

Students will receive a card showing completion at the end of the course. For in person sessions, the instructor will provide a card the day of the session. For online sessions you will receive a digital copy of your card within 3 business days.

Students must attend the entirety of the session to be given a completion card. If the student arrives more than 30 minutes late, they will not be admitted and will have to re-register. It is the student's responsibility to be on time for their session.


Enrolment in a Health Sciences program or employment in a health care setting.

Students who register are understood to be confirming they meet this requirement. Proof of this requirement is not required on registration but may be requested by ϼ.


To register, please call the CE Registration Office at (604) 527-5472 and quote the CRN ofthe session you are interested in. If you are a current or previous student, please have your student number ready.

Registration ends 2 business days prior to the course offering. All refund and transfer requests must be made prior to that date.

NOTE:While the College does everything it can to ensure that courses will proceed, we reserve the right to cancel an offering up to 2 days prior to the start date if minimum enrollment numbers are not met. Full refunds or transfer options will be issued in the event of cancellation.

For any questions please contact Kaitlyn Neff.

RefresherAnother course that we offer through Continuing Education is the PVPC Refresher. This is a 1 hour course that can be taken as a follow up to the full 8 hour PVPC class to renew your certification. It must betaken within one calendar year of passing the full PVPC course.

If you are interested in an opportunity in teaching with us at ϼ, please consider joining our dynamic team!

We are always looking for new instructors. If you are interested in teaching this course, please contact Valerie Ceppi or Denise Cacchioni to learn more.

Upcoming Sessions

November 230830-1630Online31375

December 20830-1630Online31376
December 110830-1630In person - D102231377
December 130830-1630Online31378
December 160830-1630Online31373
December 230830-1630Online31374

January 60830-1630Online11144
January 130830-1630Online11148
January 200830-1630Room: D102011141
January 270830-1630Online11150

February 30830-1630Online11152
February 100830-1630Online11145
February 170830-1630Room: D102011142
February 240830-1630Online11146

March 20830-1630Online11151
March 90830-1630Online11149
March 160830-1630Room: D102011143
March 230830-1630Online11153
March 300830-1630Online11147