• 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
Universal Precautions and Infection Control
Home Management Skills
Observe, Record and Report
Symptoms and Signs
Dignity and Self-Respect
HIPAA – Privacy/Confidential Health Care Information
Crisis Prevention and Intervention
“Homemaker” What’s included within cost
Enrollment fee – $30
The Home Health Aide Handbook
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?
6. Communication Skills
8. Great work ethics
What are some services that a “Homemaker” provide?
1. Light housekeeping
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