HOME HEALTH AIDE
Do you love helping others?
Are you looking to start a rewarding career in a growing industry?
Our Home Health Aide program is right for you. Start your career in less than 6 months. YOUR FUTURE STARTS HERE!
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ABOUT OUR PROGRAM
Our Home Health Aide Program is designed to prepare you for employment as a home attendant or a home health aide. We are dedicated to providing you with the highest quality education at an affordable rate. Our program integrates medical theory with skills-based, practical training. Upon completion of our program, you will be ready to work as a Home Health Aide.
Our Program will combine three different classes (total of 165 hours):
Basic Healthcare Worker (90 hours), Home Health Aide (75 hours), and ESOL classes
- Basic Infection Control
- First Aid
- CPR (cardio-pulmonary resuscitation)
- Vital Signs
- Home-care skills
- Client care skills
- Clinical experiences
RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN AS LITTLE AS 3 MONTHS!
HOW TO REGISTER:
Registration must be done in person at any of the locations listed below
Fill out Form 1700
Speakers of Other Languages: Take CASAS Test (score of level 5 and higher required)
301 SW 14th Ave, Delray Beach, FL 33444
2161 N Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33409
FALL TERM DATES
School & Class Information:
Delray Full Service Center:
September 14th - December 6th
Monday thru Friday
8:30 AM to 9:30 AM - content area English (ELCATE)
9:30 AM to 12:30 PM - HHA
Contact School 561-266-1201
Adult Education Center:
September 17th - December 13th
Monday thru Friday
11:30 AM to 12:30 PM - content area English (ELCATE)
12:30 PM to 3:30 PM - HHA
September 4 - 14, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 8:30 PM
JOB PLACEMENT ASSISTANCE AVAILABLE
Work at any of the following facilities:
- Adult Day Care Center
- Assisted Living Facility
- Retirement Home
- Home Health Agencies
- Independent Living Facility
- Substance Abuse Facility
Home Health Aides (HHA) help the disabled and those with long-term illness perform activities of daily living. They often care for older adults who need assistance and provide relief for family caregivers.
- Monitor patient's condition by observing physical and mental conditions
- Assist patients by providing personal services, such as, bathing, dressing, and grooming
- Maintain a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment
- Help to organize a patient's schedule and plan appointments
- Shop for groceries and prepare meals per patient's dietary specifications
Home Health Aide can be your stepping stone to a career in nursing.
Employment of Home Health Aides is projected to grow 48% by 2022, faster than any other career (The Bureau of Labor Statistics).