HOME HEALTH AIDE TRAINING PROGRAM
The Home Health Aide Training Program was developed following California Department of Public Health (CDPH) guidelines for the education of nurse assistants to become certified home health aides. This certification allows the home health aide to function as an entry-level worker on a health care team in a home health agency.
The curriculum is structured to provide theory and practical application of knowledge and skill needed to function as a home health aide. This curriculum meets Federal and State training regulations.
Home Health Aide Theory
Quarter Credit Units: 2.00
This California State approved Home Health Aide Curriculum provides 20 hours of theory that include: Introduction to Aide and Agency Role, Interpretation of Medical and Social Needs of Clients, Personal Care Services, Nutrition, and Cleaning and Care Tasks in the Home.
Home Health Aide Clinical:
Quarter Credit Units: .67
The California State approved program provides 20 clinical hours of supervised clinical skills training in a Long Term Care Facility or Assisted Living Facility.