Personal Care Aide
Students will obtain entry level skills as a personal health care aide in either a home setting, long-term care facility, or for social services placement. This course is designed for in-home and assisted living caregivers, includes training in ethics, client's rights, and elder abuse as well as training in emergency first aid, personal care and assistance with daily living tasks.
- Individualized personal care skills
- Safety & Environment
- Infection control
- Consumer rights & ethics
- Consumer confidentiality
- In-home & nutritional support skills
- Communication skills
- Problem solving & relationship skills
- Home Health Care
- Assisted Living
- Personal Care Aides
- Personal Attendants
Certificate of completion from Tri-Community Adult Education
Cost of Program: $80
Above cost is an estimate. Scholarships are available.
Median Hourly Wage: $15.69
Source: EDD/Occupational Employment Statistics Employment and Wages Data, 2020. Wages do not reflect self-employment.
Class Information (1135.01)
Classes are held Mondays, 1:00pm-5:30pm, and Wednesdays, 1:00pm-4:30pm, at our Pioneer campus, room 4.