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COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Volunteers

PLEASE NOTE: Thanks to the generosity of residents and community partners we have met our volunteer needs and are not recruiting volunteers at this time.   


Volunteers play an important role in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic by supporting vaccination clinics. Volunteers provide support in non-clinical roles and help make sure clients of all ages have an excellent experience at our vaccine clinics. 

Some of the positive contributions made by volunteers and staff in our clinics are captured in this short video.

Learn more about COVID-19 Clinic Volunteers below.

PLEASE NOTE: Thanks to the generosity of residents and community partners we have met our volunteer needs and are not recruiting volunteers at this time.    

COVID-19 Clinic volunteers:

  • Provide excellent customer service by welcoming, directing and assisting clients.
  • Monitor lineups to ensure physical distancing and masking.
  • Disinfect high-touch surfaces in waiting areas.
  • Screening of clients for COVID-19 upon entry to the clinic.

Volunteers are asked to:

  • Commit 4 hours per shift.
  • Arrange for own transportation to and from each shift.
  • Stand for 4 hours at a time.
  • Work indoors and outdoors.
  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) (medical mask, eye protection, sometimes a gown and gloves) throughout the entire shift.

After accepting a volunteer position: 

  • provide proof of a Criminal Record Check (CRC) through your local police detachment as soon as possible.
  • provide proof of COVID19 vaccination or valid exemption.


Clinic volunteers must be a minimum of 18 years old. More details of the COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Volunteer Role are found here

A copy of the COVID-19 Clinic Volunteer Information Session offered by video-conference is available for your reference.

Please complete the following training modules. Some modules require the submission of quiz or a certificate of completion. Please follow the instructions related to certificate of completion for each module.

AODA Customer Service Standard (30-40 min)

  • this training module describes the standards that organizations have to implement to help improve accessibility for those living with disabilities.
  • once completed, you will be able to submit your contact information. A certificate of completion is automatically sent to the Human Resources Department and to your email address.


Ministry of Labour Health and Safety (approximately 60 minutes)

  • Scroll to bottom of page and choose Access the eLearning Module. You will receive a "Proof of Completion" certificate once you complete the training.
  • You must save and/or print the certificate before exiting the module. The Ministry of Labour will not store your certificate nor will they email it to you, or keep a record of training. Please keep a copy for your records and email the certificate to [email protected].


Workplace Hazardous Material Information System 2015

  • This module provides information about protecting workers from hazardous materials in the workplace
  • Review the WHMIS 2015 PowerPoint and complete the Quiz
  • Email the completed quiz to [email protected]


Personal Protective Equipment -for your reference

SMDHU COVID-19 Volunteer Coordinator
Renée Gaudet
Ph: 705-721-7520 or 1-877-721-7520 Ext. 7325
Cell: 249-877-4618
Email: [email protected]

Page last updated January 12 ,2022

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