The Direct Care Training Program is an initiative to help interested individuals to prepare for getting an entry-level position in the healthcare industry.
Program run July 25th, 2016 – August 5th, 2016
Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Course Topics Include:
- Communication Skills
- Cultural Competency
- Health Care support
- CPR & First Aid
- Infection Control
- Basic Restorative Skills
- Personal Care
- Hands-On Training
- Job readiness & Speed Networking
The course is free of charge but applicants must be unemployed, legally able to work in the U.S., have a High School diploma or GED/HiSET. Those who are accepted will be expected to complete all the training sessions.
Mandatory Orientation will be held at BAWIB on Tuesday, July 19th at 10 AM – 11:30 AM. All applicants must attend.
For information, contact Lorraine Albert, Director of Regional Training at BAWIB at 508-584-3234 ext. 19.
This program is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration, 5U77HP03016, US Dept. of Human Services and Commonwealth Medicine at the University of Massachusetts Medical School. AHEC-Southeast is a member of the MassAHEC Network. This information should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS or the US Government.