Health Care Training Institute

Quality Training for Quality Care

Course ID#
Course Name
 Hours
 Course Description
100
CNA Nursing Aide
 125
Entry-level position as a Certified Nurse Aide providing hands on care. The compentencies of this program follows the duties and responsibilities of a Certified Nursing Assistant as outlined by the Virginia Board of Nursing. Includes Human Anatomy and physiology, health assessments,  nutrition, communication, and legal rights and ethics. The students will also demonstrate their skills in lab and in the clinical setting.  
  150
 PCA-Personal Care Aide
 40
Provides basic practical training for persons providing in home personal care aide services under the Elderly Disabled waiver through Virginia Department of Medical Assistant Services. 
 200
  AL-Direct Care Staff
40
Provides practical training materials to persons who desire to work in Assisted Living, Retirement Homes or Residential Care Community. Provides basic training in assistance of Activities of Daily Living.
  210
 MA-Medication Aide
 68
The 68-Hour Medication Administration training program for unlicensed personnel is a Virginia Board of Nursing approved curriculum for individuals who want to work in assisted living facilities. Students are taught the basic knowledge and skills needed to perform medication administration safely and effectively. This program qualifies participants to take the State Registered Medication Aide Exam. 
300
 BLS/AED-Basic Life Support
 8
This course is designed for healthcare professionals and other personnel who need to know how to perform CPR and other basic cardiovascular life support skills in a wide variety of  in- and out- of hospital settings.