3907 Prince St Ste 2C, Flushing NY 11354

Due to COVID-19 outbreak, our campus is currently closed and all classes have temporarily moved to remote instruction until further notice. During this transition, our support team is available for your assistance at 718-762-1900. 欲查看中文最新疫情汇总信息,请点击此处

Home Health Aide (HHA)

Course Description

This course aims to offer the theory education and hands-on skill training for graduates to qualify for Home Health Aide Certificates. This course will also provide internship in a Hospital or Home Care Agency to finalize the course learning. Qualified graduates will work as Certified Home Health Aides within a home care setting or assisted living facility.

Course Length

83 Hours

Entry Requirement

Minimum high school diploma or high school equivalency

Course Outline

  • Introduction to Home Care
  • Working Effectively with Homecare Clients
  • Working with the Elderly
  • Working with Children
  • Working with People who are Mentally Ill
  • Working with People with developmental disabilities.
  • Working with People with physical disabilities.
  • Food, Nutrition & Meal Preparation
  • Family Spending & Budgeting
  • Care of the Home & Personal Belongings
  • Safety & Injury Prevention
  • Personal Care Skills
  • Orientation to Health Related Tasks
  • Performing Simple Measurements & Tests
  • Complex Modified Diets
  • Assisting with Prescribed Exercise Program
  • Assisting with use of Prescribed Medical Equipment, Supplies & Devices
  • Assisting with Special Skin Care
  • Assisting with a Dressing Change
  • Assisting with Ostomy Care
  • Internship in a Hospital or Home Care Agency

Teaching Language