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Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide Training

Course number : NCHL380    Section Number : 26
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Start your healthcare career today! This 120-hour dual certificate will open many doors for you whether you want to work in a healthcare facility or home setting. You will learn about basic patient care, medical terminology, nutrition, patient care procedures, communication skills, basic anatomy, safety, and assisting with therapies. Nurse assistants are often the primary caregivers and are in close contact with residents on a daily basis. In this course, you will also gain knowledge that will enable you to provide care to those who choose to live in their own homes or in residential facilities. You will learn about transferring patients, client observation, infection control in the home, and emergency procedures. Basic nursing skills will be taught through classroom lectures, nursing labs and clinical practice in a long-term care facility. You will get true on-the-job training with actual patients – a unique opportunity! We keep the class small so that you get valuable one-on-one attention. You will not only gain the knowledge and skills that will enable you to get a job, but you will feel confident in your ability to perform all the duties required as an employee. Must be able to carry 50lbs., push/pull 25 lbs., climb stairs, stoop, and stand for long periods of time. Physician’s note required if student is pregnant, stating no restrictions on moving and lifting.

Class Details

25 Session(s)
Weekly - Wed, Mon, Tue

Location
Healthcare & Workforce Development Center

Instructor
Drizmarie Feliciano 

 

Notice

Please read:  This course is offered at no cost to qualified candidates. Individuals interested in enrolling in this program should call 508-751-7900 for application requirements.

Class Fee 

$0.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/7/2022 - 11/2/2022 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed 08:30 AM - 02:00 PM Worcester, Healthcare & Workforce Development Center  Map Drizmarie Feliciano 

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