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40hr PCA - Days

$390

with Teresa Mason, RN

Calendar May 21, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Class Dates: Mon-Tues-Wed-Thurs-Fri; May 21st - May 25th ​(1 ​week)

Times: ​8:30am ​- ​4:30pm

Cost: ​$375 + $15 Registration Fee

The ​40hr ​Personal ​Care ​Aide ​program ​meets ​and ​exceeds ​Virginia ​Department ​of ​Social ​Services ​approved ​curriculum ​for ​direct ​patient ​care ​staff ​in ​licensed ​assisted ​living ​facilities. ​The ​course ​content ​instructs ​participant ​in ​assisting ​residents ​with ​activities ​of ​daily ​living, ​patient ​transfers, ​nutrition, ​oral ​& ​personal ​hygiene ​with ​hands-on ​training ​in ​our ​state-of-the-art ​skills ​laboratory.

The ​cost ​includes ​all ​supplies ​and ​the ​textbook ​for ​class.

​Certificate ​will ​be ​provided ​within ​14 ​business ​days ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​course.

Prerequisites: ​None

Class ​Duration: ​Usually ​5-Days ​(possibly ​10hr, ​4-Day ​classes ​offered ​occasionally)

Employment ​Opportunities: ​Assisted ​Living, ​Adult ​Day ​Care, ​Private ​Duty, ​Personal ​Companion

Payment plan available: $150 deposit plus 2 payments of $120.00, paid every two weeks

40hr PCA - Days

$390

with Teresa Mason, RN

Calendar Jun 18, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Class Dates: Mon-Tues-Wed-Thurs-Fri; June 18th - June 22nd ​(1 ​week)

Times: ​8:30am ​- ​4:30pm

Cost: ​$375 + $15 Registration Fee

The ​40hr ​Personal ​Care ​Aide ​program ​meets ​and ​exceeds ​Virginia ​Department ​of ​Social ​Services ​approved ​curriculum ​for ​direct ​patient ​care ​staff ​in ​licensed ​assisted ​living ​facilities. ​The ​course ​content ​instructs ​participant ​in ​assisting ​residents ​with ​activities ​of ​daily ​living, ​patient ​transfers, ​nutrition, ​oral ​& ​personal ​hygiene ​with ​hands-on ​training ​in ​our ​state-of-the-art ​skills ​laboratory.

The ​cost ​includes ​all ​supplies ​and ​the ​textbook ​for ​class.

​Certificate ​will ​be ​provided ​within ​14 ​business ​days ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​course.

Prerequisites: ​None

Class ​Duration: ​Usually ​5-Days ​(possibly ​10hr, ​4-Day ​classes ​offered ​occasionally)

Employment ​Opportunities: ​Assisted ​Living, ​Adult ​Day ​Care, ​Private ​Duty, ​Personal ​Companion

Payment plan available: $150 deposit plus 4 payments of $60.00, paid every two weeks

40hr PCA - Days

$390

with Teresa Mason, RN

Calendar Jul 16, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Class Dates: Mon-Tues-Wed-Thurs-Fri; July 16th - July 20th ​(1 ​week)

Times: ​8:30am ​- ​4:30pm

Cost: ​$375 + $15 Registration Fee

The ​40hr ​Personal ​Care ​Aide ​program ​meets ​and ​exceeds ​Virginia ​Department ​of ​Social ​Services ​approved ​curriculum ​for ​direct ​patient ​care ​staff ​in ​licensed ​assisted ​living ​facilities. ​The ​course ​content ​instructs ​participant ​in ​assisting ​residents ​with ​activities ​of ​daily ​living, ​patient ​transfers, ​nutrition, ​oral ​& ​personal ​hygiene ​with ​hands-on ​training ​in ​our ​state-of-the-art ​skills ​laboratory.

The ​cost ​includes ​all ​supplies ​and ​the ​textbook ​for ​class.

​Certificate ​will ​be ​provided ​within ​14 ​business ​days ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​course.

Prerequisites: ​None

Class ​Duration: ​Usually ​5-Days ​(possibly ​10hr, ​4-Day ​classes ​offered ​occasionally)

Employment ​Opportunities: ​Assisted ​Living, ​Adult ​Day ​Care, ​Private ​Duty, ​Personal ​Companion

Payment plan available: $150 deposit plus 3 payments of $80.00, paid every four weeks

40hr PCA - Days

$390

with Teresa Mason, RN

Calendar Aug 20, 2018 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

Class Dates: Mon-Tues-Wed-Thurs-Fri; August 20th - August 24th ​(1 ​week)

Times: ​8:30am ​- ​4:30pm

Cost: ​$375 + $15 Registration Fee

The ​40hr ​Personal ​Care ​Aide ​program ​meets ​and ​exceeds ​Virginia ​Department ​of ​Social ​Services ​approved ​curriculum ​for ​direct ​patient ​care ​staff ​in ​licensed ​assisted ​living ​facilities. ​The ​course ​content ​instructs ​participant ​in ​assisting ​residents ​with ​activities ​of ​daily ​living, ​patient ​transfers, ​nutrition, ​oral ​& ​personal ​hygiene ​with ​hands-on ​training ​in ​our ​state-of-the-art ​skills ​laboratory.

The ​cost ​includes ​all ​supplies ​and ​the ​textbook ​for ​class.

​Certificate ​will ​be ​provided ​within ​14 ​business ​days ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​course.

Prerequisites: ​None

Class ​Duration: ​Usually ​5-Days ​(possibly ​10hr ​weekend ​classes ​offered ​occasionally)

Employment ​Opportunities: ​Assisted ​Living, ​Adult ​Day ​Care, ​Private ​Duty, ​Personal ​Companion

Payment plan available: $150 deposit plus 4 payments of $60.00, paid every four weeks

40hr PCA - Nights

$390

with Teresa Mason, RN

Calendar Jun 25, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 2 weeks

Class Dates: Mon-Tues-Wed-Thurs-Fri; June 25th - July 6th ​(2 ​weeks)

Times: ​6:00pm ​- ​10:00pm

Cost: ​$375 + $15 Registration Fee

The ​40hr ​Personal ​Care ​Aide ​program ​meets ​and ​exceeds ​Virginia ​Department ​of ​Social ​Services ​approved ​curriculum ​for ​direct ​patient ​care ​staff ​in ​licensed ​assisted ​living ​facilities. ​The ​course ​content ​instructs ​participant ​in ​assisting ​residents ​with ​activities ​of ​daily ​living, ​patient ​transfers, ​nutrition, ​oral ​& ​personal ​hygiene ​with ​hands-on ​training ​in ​our ​state-of-the-art ​skills ​laboratory.

The ​cost ​includes ​all ​supplies ​and ​the ​textbook ​for ​class.

​Certificate ​will ​be ​provided ​within ​14 ​business ​days ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​course.

Prerequisites: ​None

Class ​Duration: ​Usually ​5-Days ​(possibly ​10hr weekend ​classes ​offered ​occasionally)

Employment ​Opportunities: ​Assisted ​Living, ​Adult ​Day ​Care, ​Private ​Duty, ​Personal ​Companion

Payment plan available: $150 deposit plus 2 payments of $120.00, paid every four weeks

40hr PCA - Weekends

$390

with Teresa Mason, RN

Calendar Jun 30, 2018 at 8 am, runs for 2 weeks

Class Dates: Sat-Sun; June 30th - July 8th ​(2 ​weekends)

Times: ​8:00am ​- ​6:30pm

Cost: ​$375 + $15 Registration Fee

The ​40hr ​Personal ​Care ​Aide ​program ​meets ​and ​exceeds ​Virginia ​Department ​of ​Social ​Services ​approved ​curriculum ​for ​direct ​patient ​care ​staff ​in ​licensed ​assisted ​living ​facilities. ​The ​course ​content ​instructs ​participant ​in ​assisting ​residents ​with ​activities ​of ​daily ​living, ​patient ​transfers, ​nutrition, ​oral ​& ​personal ​hygiene ​with ​hands-on ​training ​in ​our ​state-of-the-art ​skills ​laboratory.

The ​cost ​includes ​all ​supplies ​and ​the ​textbook ​for ​class.

​Certificate ​will ​be ​provided ​within ​14 ​business ​days ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​course.

Prerequisites: ​None

Class ​Duration: ​Usually ​5-Days ​(possibly ​10hr weekend ​classes ​offered ​occasionally)

Employment ​Opportunities: ​Assisted ​Living, ​Adult ​Day ​Care, ​Private ​Duty, ​Personal ​Companion

Payment plan available: $150 deposit plus 2 payments of $120.00, paid every four weeks

4hr Medication Aide Refresher

$75

with Carrie Baldwin, RN

Calendar Apr 25, 2018 at 9 am

Required annual continuing education for Registered Medication Aides (68hr – Assisted Living) and required every 3 years for non-registered Medication Technicians (32hr Medication Technicians in Adult Day Cares, Adolescent Group Homes, Correctional Facilities). Topics covered include, but are not limited to, updates on regulations, medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility specific topics.

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide, Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 Hours

Certification Years: 1

Class Cost: $75

4hr Medication Aide Refresher

$75

with Teresa Mason, RN

Calendar May 2, 2018 at 1 pm

Required ​annual ​continuing ​education ​for ​Registered ​Medication ​Aides ​(68hr ​– ​Assisted ​Living) ​and ​required ​every ​3 ​years ​for ​non-registered ​Medication ​Technicians ​(32hr ​Medication ​Technicians ​in ​Adult ​Day ​Cares, ​Adolescent ​Group ​Homes, ​Correctional ​Facilities). ​

Topics ​covered ​include ​but ​are ​not ​limited ​to ​updates ​on ​regulations, ​medication ​administration, ​insulin ​administration, ​patient ​safety, ​facility ​specific ​topics. 

Certificate ​will ​be ​provided ​within ​14 ​Business ​Days ​(count ​ONLY ​Monday ​through ​Friday ​non-holidays) ​ONLY ​upon ​successful ​completion ​of ​the ​course. 

Pre-requisites: ​Registered ​Medication ​Aide, ​Medication ​Aide 

Class ​Duration: ​4 ​Hours 

Certification ​Years: ​1





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