Homemaker-Home Health Aide Certification Program

You may be eligible for Grant Funded Tuition Free training.  

Contact mforcella@ocean.edu for more information.

Prerequisites: English language proficiency; high school diploma or GED; physical exam and documentation of immunizations including Rubella and Rubeola, 2 step PPD Physical must be completed by the second day of class. Students to bring a copy of these records on the second day of class.

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Certified Home Health Aides are in great demand in the workforce.  Successful completion will offer many excellent employment opportunities.  If you are compassionate and want to help people live longer better lives, this course will give you the necessary training to fulfill those desires.  The course provides skills training needed to effectively provide home and hospice care.  Students will learn to care for ill and disabled individuals in their homes and as private care assistants in a facility.  The 76-hour course is approved by the New Jersey Board of Nursing.  It requires 60 hours of classroom instruction and 16 hours of clinical laboratory instruction.  Fingerprinting and a criminal background check are required for state certification.  Text and workbook are required: Providing Home Care (approx $60).  100% attendance is required.  Missed classes must be made up and may have an additional cost.  Upon successful completion of the course, the student is eligible to apply for registration and certification from the NJ Board of Nursing. The students must bring a money order (approx. $80) and completed application to submit to NJ board of Nursing in the last week of the class. Failure to bring the required documents may result in unsuccessful completion of the course. Hours may vary on clinical assignment. The cost of certification with the state is an additional $80 and not included in tuition cost.  7.6 CEU  

Course Code: CEHS-340-01
Dates: 13 Sessions March 20 - April 17, 2017
M,T,W • 9:00am--3:30pm

Location: 192 Jack Martin Blvd Suite B4, Brick, NJ
Instructor: Preferred Home Health Care

Cost: $699

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