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75 Hours Home Care Aide Training (Assisted Living Facilities/Adult Family Homes/Home Care Agency)

Training hours required to take the home care aide certification exam. The following classes make up the 75 hours: Orientation Training: 2 hours of introductory information orienting new workers to the care setting and job. Safety Training: 3 hours of introductory information on safety practices. Core basic training – 54 hours Training covering the basic …

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Nurse Delegation Core Basic: Self Study course: (9 hours)

Nurse Delegation Core Basic: Self Study course: (9 hours) This is the 9-hour Washington State DSHS certification course for Nurse Delegation Basics. This course provides basics for RN delegated tasks such as medication assistance, and patient specific procedures per rules and regulations regarding nurse delegation. Students must be able to perform the physical aspects of …

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DSHS Safety and Orientation Training

DSHS Safety and Orientation Training Washington Care Academy is one of only 2 other programs approved by DSHS to provide online interactive DSHS Safety and Orientation Training. We utilize a video software that is interactive and tracks analytics. Our video training is tracked on student engagement and is personalized for every student. We are able to …

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54 hour Core Basics Training (OJT)

54 hours Core Basic Training – Online DSHS Approved:   Washington Care Academy is one of only 2 other programs approved by DSHS to provide online interactive Core Basics Training.   We utilize a video software that is interactive and tracks analytics. Our video training is tracked on student engagement and is personalized for every …

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75 Hours Home Care Aide Training (OJT)

The Department of Social and Health Services in collaboration with the Washington Health Care Association, the Adult Family Home Council and Leading Age have developed an on-the-job training (OJT) opportunity for caregivers enrolled in home care aide certification training Washington Care Academy provides interactive online; Orientation Training: 2 hours of introductory information orienting new workers …

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Navigating Challenging Behaviors

As a long term care worker, there will be times when working with a client requires more effort, skill, and patience on your part because of a client’s challenging behavior. The training provides information, tips, and best practices to help guide you through these challenging situations.

Traumatic Brain Injury

This course was developed for caregivers who provide care and services to adults affected by a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). This course will help you better understand and work effectively with adults with TBI. Course price: $20

Nurse Delegation: Special focus Diabetes Course: (3 hours)

This self-study course is designed for nursing assistants and Certified Homecare Aide’s who: Are registered or certified (NA-R’s or NA-C’s) or Home Care Aide (HCA) . Have successfully completed the Nurse Delegation for Nursing Assistants Self-Study Training Course. Need this additional, required training to administer insulin injections under nurse delegation. This course is credited as …

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