This 144-hour course is designed as the classroom portion of the Home Health Aide Apprenticeship Program through the US Department of Labor. Through classroom instruction, students will become competent in technical skills such as:
Infection Control
Personal & Client Safety Body Mechanics
Health Maintenance Tasks
In-home Nutritional Support
Cognitive Impairment and Dementia Care
Palliative and Hospice Care
Specific Illnesses
Students will also demonstrate knowledge and practice of professional skills such as
Client Confidentiality and Bill of Rights
Cultural Diversity
Critical Thinking
Problem Solving