Contra Costa county California home health aides must be able to do personal care, basic cleaning and cooking chores and must be willing to act as a companion and helper to the sick or disabled.
Home health aides must be certified by the State Department of Health Services. This training is offered at many adult schools, community colleges and vocational schools.
Current Listing HHA Courses
PITTSBURG ADULT EDUCATION CENTER
1151 STONEMAN AVE
Must have a valid CNA certificate, valid CPR card and valid CDL. In addition, student must have recent physical and update immunization record. Required physical forms must be picked up in the PAEC main office. Deadline to register: 2-weeks ptior to the beginning of the class.
The Home Health Aide program is a forty (40) hour certified course. It is designed to better equip CNAs with knowledge and skills that would enable them to provide better nursing care to patients in their homes.
Holds an active CNA certificate.
CONTRA COSTA COLLEGE
2600 MISSION BELL DR.
SAN PABLO 94806
WEST CONTRA COSTA ADULT/ALVARDO CAMPUS
5625 SUTTER STREET
5111 LONE TREE WAY
MARTINEZ ADULT EDUCATION
600 F STREET
AMERICAN COLLEGE OF NURSING HHP
2600 STANWELL DR._STE.103
HILLENDALE HOME CARE HHA
1777 N. CALIFORNIA BLVD. ST 201
WALNUT CREEK 94586
Hillendale’s Home Health Aide Program provides 40 plus hours of intensive and enhanced training covering such topics as: Elder Abuse, Chain of Command, Communication, Home Safety, Infection Control in the home setting, Cultural Diversity, Food Prep and Handling and Safe Home maintenance procedures.
This advanced training is for those who already possess CNA Certification or those who have recently passed Hillendale’s CNA pre-certification program and may not yet be certified. Upon satisfactory completion of this week long class (Monday – Friday) you will receive the HHA certificate designation from the State of California.
HHA Training Program
Pre-requisites: Current CNA license, current TB results
Social Security Card
Valid Identification with Recent Picture (California Driver’s License, Military ID, Current Passport, etc.)
Current T.B. Test
Cost for class: $400 with a $125 deposit
ADVANCED MEDICAL SCHOOL OF NURSING
10 MOUNTAIN VIEW AVE ST 1020
BAY POINT 94565