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Residential & In-Home Care Training

7 Weeks of Caregiver Training + Job Placement Assistance
Upcoming Class Dates for  Year 2020-21
Cohort #5: May 4 - June 17, 2021
Summer Cohort: June 22 - Aug 5, 2021
COST: $255.00
 
 ALL CLASSES WILL BE OFFERED VIA DISTANCE LEARNING ONLY. 
 
PROGRAM INFORMATION
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
  • How to provide person-centered support for daily living activities to clients in their homes and/or residential care facilities. 
  • Information 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.
  • How to assist in clients taking medications properly and how to assist them in community and social engagement activities.
  • Digital literacy skills for Caregivers
  • How to find the best work opportunities as a Caregiver
 
In-Home Caregivers are in HIGH DEMAND!
 
Listen to this message from Instructor: Karen Young, MPH
 

 

 
Occupational Skills Certificates include:
  • First Aid, Adult and Child CPR certification (EMS Safety Services) - NOT INCLUDED IN DISTANCE LEARNINGopprotop2
  • Medication Administration - 8 Units CEUs
  • Universal/Standard Precaution - 4 Units CEUs
  • Personal Rights/Incident Reporting [HIPPA requirements] - 4 Units CEUs
 
 
 
  • Eligible for High School Diploma elective credit through New Haven Adult School.
  • Successful completers receive job placement assistance and employment coaching through their first six months of employment.
 
COST $255.00
Fee covers:
  • Residential Care training
  • Class workbook
  • Job placement assistance
Fee does not cover:
  • Firs Aid , Adult & CPR certification
  • Fingerprinting fees for job placement
  • California State registry fees for job placement
 
Funding Assistance available for those who qualify. See details on the Residential Care Enrollment page.
 
 
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How ResCare Distance Learning Works
 
HowDLWorksThere is NO set class time for this class.
 
Students will complete three assignments per week by watching video lessons on their telephone, tablets or computers.
 
Students will also complete workbook activities and tests.
 
Students may email the instructor at any time, or may contact her by phone during her virtual office hours. 
 
Assignments will be submitted to the instructor via email.
 
 
 
 
At the end of the training, the instructor will assist the student with job placement
 
 
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Work-Ready in
SEVEN WEEKS!
 

CLASS VIA DISTANCE LEARNING ONLY DUE TO COVID19

 
PROGRAM OUTCOMES from Nov 2016 through Dec 2020.
 
●134 out of 163 completed
●126 received job offers (94.3%)
●110 accepted  (87.3%)
●5 unknown
●4 Did not complete once COVID started
● 3 who did complete did via DL did not accept jobs due to COVID concerns
●21 transitioned from ESL program
●15 enrolled under the 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.