Education Details

Home Care Aide
Award type: Certificate
South Seattle College

Program Details  
Program Overview for Home Care Aide
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South Seattle College
Program website
Program contact
Professional-Technical Advising
(206) 934-5394
Program description
Graduates are qualified to take the state Home Care Aide examination and get a care-giving job. You will also be better prepared to continue in a Nursing Assistant Certified course or other healthcare courses. Work full- or part-time caring for elderly or disabled people in their homes or in adult family homes.
Financial Information
$1,129.30 / 12 credits
Tuition per credit
$102.75 (WA Resident)
$159 Projected fees
Books and materials
$90 Estimated cost
Supplies, tools, uniform
$24 Estimated cost
Other costs
$180 Projected cost
Program Information
Length of training
3 Months
Award type
Locations offered
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Public transportation service: King County Metro

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Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlineno
Entrance requirements
Students who score 217 or higher on CASAS reading and (for ESL) listening, and pass a WATCH background check.
Certification/license required to work in this field
Home Care Aide Certification
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
75 Hour DSHS Training Certificate, 53 Hour Core Basic Certificate, ORSA Certificate, Population Specific Certificates: Dementia, Navigation, TBI, Mental Health
Certification/license test preparation provided
Home Care Aide Certification