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Residential & In-Home Care Training / IET

PROGRAM INFORMATION
Students will learn how to provide person-centered support for daily living activities to clients in their homes and/or residential care facilities.  You’ll learn about common diseases, infections, chronic illnesses  and disorders found in a residential care setting;  techniques to assist clients with self-management  and activities like bathing, dressing, hygiene care, diet, exercise,  social interactions, and more. You’ll learn how to assist in clients taking medications properly and how to assist them in community and social engagement activities.

 

  • Includes First Aid, Adult and Child CPR certification (EMS Safety Services)  and integrated Digital Technology for Caregivers training.
  • Occupational Skills Certificates include:
First Aid, Adult and Child CPR certification (EMS Safety Services)
Medication Administration - 8 Units CEUs
Universal/Standard Precaution - 4 Units CEUs
Personal Rights/Incident Reporting [HIPPA requirements] - 4 Units CEUs
 
  • Must be 18 years or older (high school diploma not required) 
  • Eligible for High School Diploma elective credit through New Haven Adult School.
  • Language support for students enrolled in ESL Intermediate and ResCare IET.
  • Instructor: Karen Young, MPH
  • Class & Workbook Fee: $350.00 (Fee assistance available for those who qualify) 
 
  • Successful completers receive job placement assistance and employment coaching through their first six months of employment.
 
 
INFORMATIONAL VIDEO
 
HOW TO ENROLL
SELF-PAYING STUDENTS
  • Complete the application  (available online or on paper). Drop it off, mail or fax (510-471-0554) it to New Haven Adult School.
  • Pay the $350 class fee 
  • Enroll
 STUDENTS NEEDING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
  • Complete the application  (available online or on paper). Drop it off, mail or fax (510-471-0554) it to New Haven Adult School.
  • Read below to learn about our financial assistance programs.
  • Attend one of the following ResCare New Student Orientation.

    Mondays | Sept 30, Dec 9 |  10:45am - 12:45pm (please be on time) in Room 13.

     

FUNDING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS (click to view)

 
 
FUNDING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
#1 - The GET WORK READY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
  • CURRENT ESL, High School Diploma, GED or ABE students attending classes at any adult school in Southern Alameda county or Mid-Alameda county may receive financial assistance through New Haven Adult School.
  • Orientation dates & times: Mon Sept 30, Dec 9,  |  10:45am - 12:45pm (please be on time) in Room 13.
 
#2 -The WIOA PROGRAM - A federally funded job training program
    • Seek funding assistance through Ohlone College Tri-CitiesCareer Center. Do this EARLY because the approval process takes approximately THREE weeks. You may not start class prior to receiving WIOA approval.
    • You MUST attend ResCare Orientation OR meet with the Oholone Career Advisor on your own time.
    • Orientation dates & times: Mon Sept 30, Dec 9,  |  10:45am - 12:45pm (please be on time) in Room 13.
 
#3 - The CAREGIVER +COLLEGE Scholarship for Class of 2019 High School Seniors
 
#4 - The CAREGIVER AGENCY REFERRAL PROGRAM
 
 
 
WHO MUST ATTEND NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION
  • Potential new ResCare students who want to apply for WIOA funding to pay for training (see details above)
  • Potential new ResCare students who are eligible for the Get Work Ready Scholarship (see details above)
  • Any potential new students who have questions about the training program 
 
 
OTHER THINGS TO KNOW
  • If you are self-paying the course fees, the ResCare New Student Orientation is optional.
  • The $350 fee will only be refundable in the event that the class is cancelled.
  • Our program is now on the CalJobs Eligible Training Provider List (ETPL)!  This means individuals from services such as EDD and CalWorks can now receive financial assistance to pay
FOR MORE INFORMATION CLICK ONE OF THE IMAGES BELOW
        
 
 
 
ENROLLMENT APPLICATION

CLICK HERE to fill out an online application

OR

CLICK HERE to download  a paper application that you will drop off, mail, fax (510-471-0554) or email it to mwalkerwade@nhusd.k12.ca.us

 

College+Career Class of 2019 High School Grads - CLICK HERE to fill out an online application.

 
UPCOMING START DATES
Work-Ready in SEVEN WEEKS!
 
Class Time

Tue, Wed & Thur

10:45am -1:45pm

 

Day Class Only

7-week Sessions!

Fall Session 1:

Sept 10 – Oct 24

 

Fall Session 2:

Oct 29 – Dec 19

 

Winter Session:

Jan 14 - Feb 27, 2020

 

Winter/Spring Session:

Mar 3 - Apr 23, 2020

 

Spring Session:

Apr 28 - Jun 11, 2020

 

 

 

* Evening class will be scheduled based on student demand

 

 
UPCOMING
ResCare ORIENTATION DATES
 
Mon, Sept 30th
Mon, Dec 9th
10:45am to 12:45pm
 
PROGRAM OUTCOMES from Nov 2016 through Mar 2019.
 
●86 out of 104 completed ●86 received job offers (100%)
●72 accepted  (84%)
●4 unknown
●16 transitioned from ESL program
●5 currently enrolled under the IET / EL Civics Integrated 243 section
●8 co-enrolled with WIOA Title 1 via Ohlone Career Center & La Familia collaboration
 
  • 1 has received the Caregiver of the Quarter award through their employer
  • 1 upskilled to Geriatric Specialist
  • 2 have received a job that's above entry-level as a Caregiver Medication Technician
  • 3 received 11 units of High School Diploma credit and graduated with their diploma and a Caregiver job offer.
  • 4 have dual enrolled: one in NHAS High School Diploma, one in ABE Math, and two in Health Science Essentials 
  • One employer partner has offered our graduates an above-average starting pay rate of $16.95/hour
  • One student has recently promoted from Caregiver to Caregiver Lead to Scheduler.