Assisted Living Caregiver & Med Tech
- Course Duration: 3 days
- Category: Medical
- Students: 0
- Certificate: Yes
- Location: AZTTI PHOENIX
- Language: English
- Lesson: 0
- Viewers: 1063
- Prerequisites: No
- Skill Level: Beginner
- Course Capacity: 15
- Start Course: 03/01/2021
Assisted Living Caregiver and Med Tech Course Description
Assisted Living Caregiver students will complete a minimum of 72 hours of course attendance as mandated by the state board.
Caregiver students will receive login credentials for the distance learning materials. The distance learning chapters can be completed before, after, or during the classroom phase. All instructions and log-in credentials necessary to complete the distance learning portion of the course are delivered to the email address the student provides their instructor.
Next, Caregiver students will attend and complete 42 hours of classroom instruction. During the Caregiver course, students must pass all chapter exams with an 80% or higher. To help students study and prepare for the exams, AZTTI provides Caregiver students with online study aids accessible via the eLearning class portal.
Finally, Caregiver students must pass the Assisted Living Caregiver course final exam with an 80% or higher. Upon passing, students are eligible to sit for the Arizona State Board NCIA Exam.
Caregiver and Med Tech Curriculum:
As a student, you will learn required skills and materials associated with assisted living care, including:
- Legal and ethical issues
- Communication and interpersonal skills
- Service plans
- Infection control
- Nutrition and food preparation
- Fire, safety, and emergency procedures
- Home environment and maintenance
- Basic caregiver skills
- Mental health and social services
- Care of the cognitively impaired resident
- Basic restorative services
- Medication management.
Caregiver instruction will be delivered by hands-on practice, class discussion, videos, and eLearning materials. Come prepared to learn and participate!
Option 1: Pay course tuition of $599.00 in full at registration.
Possible Additional Costs:
Maricopa County Food Handler’s Card – approximately $14.00 (may vary).
TB Skin Test $25
DPS Fingerprint Card $67.00.
This is required to take the Arizona Written Final Exam.
Arizona State Written Final Exam through D&S Diversified Technology $65.00
PLEASE NOTE: To “work” (not required to take the course) in Assisted Living, employment applicants must have current certification in *CPR/FA; have a current Negative TB Test; and, have or in process of receiving a fingerprint clearance card from DPS.
*CPR & First Aid training is available at AZTTI$75.
Our Main Teachers
Welcome to AZTTI. My name is Latoya Morehead. I currently hold the position of Clinical Coordinator for MA/EKG/Phlebotomy. I’m very pleased to have you here at AZTTI. I’ve once been …
Continue reading Latoya Morehead