Program Description

This certificate will prepare Certified Nursing Assistants to function under the direction of a nurse in the home care environment.

Financial Aid

Not Available

Availability

Courses for this program may be available at a variety of campus locations through multiple modes of delivery if you meet the admission requirements and prerequisites.

100%
at Wausau
100%
at Antigo
100%
at Medford
100%
at Phillips
100%
at Spencer
100%
at Wittenberg
70-80 %
at Online

* Campus and online availability of courses and programs may be subject to change.

Outcomes

Graduates will be able to…

  • Obtain positions in a home care agency or assisted living center

Courses

The Home Health Aide Certificate is a 11 Credit program. The following is a typical semester breakdown of the courses within the program.

First Term

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 3.00
HOME HEALTH CONCEPTS & PRACTICES 3.00
CUSTOMER-FOCUSED CAREGIVING 2.00
ORAL/INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION 3.00

Credit for Prior Learning Available

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Admissions Process

Our application process takes just a few minutes to complete, but we want to make sure you have the things you’ll need on hand to complete the application. We’re here to help if you have any questions while submitting your application.

Before you apply, you should know

CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK

This certificate requires a criminal background check. Acceptance to Northcentral Technical College will not be denied based on a criminal background, however, a check may be required for placement at clinical sites or field experiences.

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The application can be submitted online and takes just a few minutes to complete.

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What’s Next?

We’ll review your application and let you know if we need anything else. If you’re all set, your acceptance letter will be mailed to you.