HHA/Direct Support Staff Training

• HHA/Direct Support Staff Training Program:

HHA/Direct Support Staff Class: Provides support to person(s) or families in a home setting environment. Working as a Homemaker, helps an individual needing services to remain in their home while receiving assistant. This training is also beneficial for “Direct Support Staff” who work with individuals with mental disabilities, in a group-home and day program setting. Homemaker Aides can begin working and earning money immediately after completing training. There is no state test to take, just a certificate of completion, and you’re on your way to a better paying job.

Medical Skills Training – HHA/Direct Support Staff Training:
Program Runs For: 3 weeks Lecture/Skills, 3 days of clinical

Studies Include:
Universal Precautions and Infection Control
Home Management Skills
Personal Hygiene
Observe, Record and Report
Symptoms and Signs
Personalize Nutrition
Ethical Responsibilities/Accountability
Dignity and Self-Respect
HIPAA – Privacy/Confidential Health Care Information
Crisis Prevention and Intervention
….and more

“Homemaker” What’s included within cost
Enrollment fee – $30
The Home Health Aide Handbook
MSTC Badge
Certificate of Completion

Additional fees not included: CPR Certification optional ($70)

Who will benefit from your services?
1. The elderly
2. Someone who is chronically ill/sick
3. Someone recovering after surgery, an acute or long term illness
4. Someone who is disabled

What are some qualities for becoming a Homemaker?
1. Adaptability
2. Objectivity
3. Acceptance
4. Flexibility
5. Patience
6. Communication Skills
7. Sensitivity
8. Great work ethics

What are some services that a “Homemaker” provide?
1. Light housekeeping
2. Laundry
3. Shopping
4. Meal Preparation
5. Help clients schedule appointments
6. Direct Support Staff-working with individuals with mental disabilities

Medical Skills Training Center
681 Park Ave,Suite 11,Cranston RI 02910
Phone: 401.272.4500
Email: info@medicalskillstrainingcenter.com