Degrees, Certificates, & Transfer Programs
For current 2021-2022 degree and certificate requirements, see the new Foothill College Academic Catalog.
Non-Credit: Geriatric Home Aide 2020-2021
This program provides practical skills and knowledge for entry-level students interested in a career as a geriatric home aide. It prepares students to provide care to ambulatory elderly patients in their own homes, under the supervision of a registered nurse. Course curriculum is focused on basic needs, safety considerations and nutrition needs for the geriatric patient population.
Program Learning Outcomes:
-The student will be prepared to administer safe care to elderly patients in their own homes under the supervision of a registered nurse.
-The student will be prepared to document their care to elderly patients in their own homes under the supervision of a registered nurse.
- Certificate(s): 104 hours
Geriatric Home Aide Certificate of Completion (104 hours)
NCSV 400 Geriatric Home Aide Basics (60 hours)
NCSV 401 Geriatric Home Aide-Nutrition (44 hours)
2020-2021 | Status: Approved | Modified: 2020-04-27 14:04:24 | Dept Code: NCSV