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Residential & In-Home Care Training / IET

NOTE:  THERE ARE NO ON-SITE CLASSES AT THIS TIME DUE TO THE COVID-19 STAY-AT-HOME ORDER
BUT YOU CAN LEARN SOME GREAT SKILLS IN OUR
FREE  CAREGIVER WEBINARS
 
 
OUR 7-WEEK IN-CLASS CAREGIVER TRAINING WILL RESUME AT A LATER DATE
TAKE A LOOK AT THIS INFORMATIONAL VIDEO TO LEARN MORE!
 
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.
 
 
HOW TO ENROLL

Self-paying students: Enroll anytime in our front office.


  • 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

 

CURRENT ESL, HSD, GED, ABE students: Enroll for FREE using the Get Work-Ready Scholarship. Enroll in the front office.

  • Complete the application  (available online or on paper). Drop it off, mail or fax (510-471-0554) it to New Haven Adult School.
  • Tell the Office Clerk you are a current student
  • We will review your application and contact you by mail or email
 
 
NON-Students Needing Funding 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 FUNDING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS below. CLICK THE LINK BELOW
  • Make sure you start the application for funding 3-4 weeks PRIOR to class start date.
 
 
FUNDING ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS
#1 - The CAREGIVER +COLLEGE Scholarship for Class of 2019 High School Seniors
 
 
#2 -The WIOA PROGRAM - A federally funded job training program
    • Seek funding assistance through at WIOA service provider.
    • NOTE: For WIOA funding for Winter/SPRING 2020 classes, please see the EDEN AREA AJCC's application process. Start the application process at least 4 weeks prior to class start date. 
 
 
#3 - The CAREGIVER AGENCY REFERRAL PROGRAM
 
 
 
 
OTHER THINGS TO KNOW
 
  • The $350 fee will only be refundable in the event that the class is cancelled.
  • Our program is 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
 
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!

 

UPCOMING CLASSES

 

Spring Session:

Apr 28 - Jun 11, 2020

 

 

 

 

 

* Evening class will be scheduled based on student demand

 

 
PROGRAM OUTCOMES from Nov 2016 through Dec 2019.
 
●115 out of 128 completed
●115 received job offers (100%)
●100 accepted  (89%)
●4 unknown
●21 transitioned from ESL program
●15 enrolled under the IET / EL Civics Integrated 243 section
●14 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.