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Private Aide Basic Course

 

This course curriculum focuses on the basic principles to provide direct care to Senior’s in Assisted Living facility and home care setting.

 

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This course curriculum contains 16-24 hours of content and focuses on the basic principles to provide direct care to Senior’s in Assisted Living facility and home care setting. The class contains 12 hours of classroom instruction and 12 hours of skills practice and competency evaluation.

Course Benefits:  

 

This course will qualify an individual with the necessary skills to be able to provide direct care to senior’s in assisted living facility and home care setting.

Coverage:

 

This is a comprehensive instruction course designed to cover the following:

  • Personal  care and hygiene (including: bathing, grooming and dressing)

  • Assistance with activities of daily living

  • Meal preparation

  • Medication reminders

  • Ambulation

  • Body Mechanics

  • Patients with Alzhiemer’s or Dementia

  • Infection Control

  • Fire Safety

  • Basic Life Support- CPR w/ AED (American Heart Association)

  • Adult –Infant Choking

How Long is the Course:

               

The  OnCampus course at a training center is fun, interactive and informative, two full days intensive course. Students will cover a great deal of information in segments and will take a basic competency test at the end of the course.

 

Students will receive booklet, and materials/handouts.

 

Who Should Attend:

 

This is a professional development course for anyone who will help people most especially seniors with daily needs.

 

Note: This class is a specialized  elderly care course and is not a medical class and will not prepare for work in a medical facility. 

 

Requirements:

               

Must be at least 18 years of age, English Speaking, One form of photo ID (passport is acceptable)

 

For Initial/Renewal:

Certificates Upon Completion:

 

  • Course certificate of completion from Synergy Healthcare International

  • Alzheimer's & Dementia Care by Senior Living University with NAB-approved CEUs (certification by exam)

  • Activities of daily living Certification from Senior Living University (certification by exam)

  • Basic Life Support/CPR Certificate of Attendance (certification by exam)

  • Adult and Infant choking certificate

  • Course Card of American Heart Association - Heartsaver CPR AED

 

Additional Services:

  • Resume Writing Assistance

  • Employment Assistance

How do I Register:

 

  • Registration must be done in advance to reserve a space in the class of your choice. 

  • Registration can be done easily online or by phone.