Health Care

Personal Care Aide


Personal Care Aide II

7843 - Pre-requisite: Must complete entrance assessment. Do you like caring for people? This 40 hour course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills for entry level position as a Personal Care Aide. This is a high demand occupation. Reliable transportation is a must as you will visit and help clients in their own homes

 

BSH-7843-F18

Instructor:  TBA
Day:T-Th & F
Date:09/15/17-09/26/17
Time:see below
Cost:$480
Location:Bush Campus Bldg 8 Rm ALC
Sessions/Hours:5/40
Class T-Th 4:30pm - 8:30pm F 8:30am - 5pm

 

BSH-7843-W18

Day:T-Th & F
Date:12/08/17-12/20/17
Time:see below
Cost:$480
Location:Bush Campus
Sessions/Hours:5/40
Class T-Th 4:30pm - 8:30pm F 8:30am - 5pm

 

Personal Care Aide II Upgrade to Home Health Aide Conversion

5111 - Pre-requisite: Must complete entrance assessment (TABE). A valid PCA Certificate of Training program approved by The NYS Department of Health and/or The New York State Education Department.

This course will allow a Personal Care Aide to upgrade to a Home Health Aide. The candidate will take 55 hours of training; which includes 25 hours of classroom, 10 hours of practical skills training in classroom, 10 hours clinical experience in acute care/nursing home and 10 hours of supervised in-home care evaluation. Components of the program include the following; applicant /trainee must complete the required (Supervised Practical Training) in both laboratory and patient care settings. Full physical exam and update immunizations required prior to client contact.

 

BSH-5111

Date:call for information
Cost:$750
Location:Bush Campus
Sessions/Hours:10/55