One of the biggest obstacles faced by many who want to attend a college such as Drake Medox is the financial investment required to enroll.  Many people have heard about Government Student Loans, but are not sure how it all works, or even if they qualify.  Here is some basic information provided by one of […]

Daryl Lagayan, one of our newest instructors here at Drake Medox College, tells us a bit about himself in this interview. What led you to your current role as a Health Care Assistant Instructor? I have been working in healthcare for over 7 years, and am currently an LPN serving the residents of a beautiful […]

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Many people are not really clear on exactly what the role of an Activity Assistant is, and why someone would want to choose this as an area of study and a career path.  This month’s blog post features an interview conducted with one of Drake Medox College’s most dynamic and successful graduates Zaldy Espina who […]

I recently joined the Drake Medox College team of instructors. I am teaching the Community Support Worker Program at the Surrey Campus. This is the first time that I have written a blog post. One of my supervisors suggested that I could be introduced to the Drake network via this mode of social media, so here it goes….. […]

The provincial government recently announced a “significant funding boost to strengthen care for BC seniors”.   Click here for more details.  THIS REPRESENTS 1,500 NEW HEALTH CARE JOBS!! Make sure you are ready to secure one of these new job opportunites during your next interview by applying these great tips: Set up a professional voicemail greeting. […]

Is joy a sign of generosity (as said Mother Teresa) or, is generosity a sign of joy? Whatever the case, generosity was shining joyfully on Saturday March 11th at Drake Medox College in Vancouver!  Students, Instructors and Administrative Staff contributed funds far beyond initial hopes and goals. A Bake Sale fund raiser yielded $600.00.  This […]