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The Humber Advantage: Student Testimonials

Sonja W.: The Start of a Career Change

Emergency Telecommunications student Sonia W. discusses why she chose Humber and her career aspirations.

Why did you choose Humber?

Location. Influential reputation. Program availability.

What are your career aspirations?

This was my first step towards a career change. I hope to find employment in the medical emergency field or the security industry using the knowledge and skills learned in this program.

How have the faculty helped you on your road to reaching your goals?

Yes. I have acquired the confidence and knowledge that is required to work in the telecommunicator emergency field.

What would you say has been the single best learning experience in the program you are in?

As intense as this program is, it was vital to manage my time effectively. I was able to improve my time management skills.

What elements of the program are best preparing you for your career?

The hands on exposure; field placement; It enabled me to ascertain my decision, thus enhancing my options.

Would you recommend this program to others, and why?

Most definitely. The program package is interactive, intensive, challenging. It will enhance a student and overall skills.

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