Skill Award in Home Health Aide

Nursing 102 educates the Certified Nurse Assistants to become certified home health aides. Students learn the necessary theory and skills needed to provide basic nursing care to residents in home settings. Students also learn about nutritional needs, family issues, cleaning and care tasks in the home, organization, and time management. Upon successful completion of the course, the student becomes eligible for certification as a Home Health Aide by the State of California. 

Required course:
NRS 102Home Health Aide1
Total Units1

Skill Award Level Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing the Home Health Aide Skill Award will:

  1. Explain the Federal and State regulations governing home health aides in California. 
  2. Deliver basic personal care and nutritional services to clients while improving and adapting to the home environment.  
  3. Apply theoretical concepts learned to interpret medical and social needs of clients in a home care setting.

1-Term Curriculum Map Example
This map represents one possible pathway through the program and is only for reference.

*It is highly recommended that you make an appointment to create a customized education plan that fits your needs.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
NRS 102 Home Health Aide 1
 Total Units1

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