Eco-Health Home Health Aide Certificate

 

The Eco-Health Home Health Aide Certificate Program prepares candidates to work as Eco-Health Home Health Aides with a specialization in Environmental Illness Care.

 

Training includes:

  • Assessing non-medical home care needs of clients
  • Providing personal care services
  • Meal preparation and nutrition
  • The role of the Eco-Health direct care provider as part of the healthcare team

Requirements:

  • Current/Prior experience working as an at-home or direct care provider
  • References from current and former clients
  • References from current and former employers
  • Two letters of recommendation

You do not have to be a CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) to apply for CELA’s Eco-Health Certificate Program!

How long does it take?

Each CELACare Eco-Health online class is made up of 10 modules and can be completed in a typical school semester of 14 weeks. The full Eco-Health Home Health Aide Certificate Program could be completed in three 14-week sessions of full-time study (10 months). Students create their own schedule for courses. We strongly recommend that students study no more than 3 classes during any one session. Students have a maximum of 24 months (2 years) to complete the certificate program.

 

General Education Requirements

CELA’s Eco-Health Home Health Aide Certificate Program requires completion of the following 8 General Education courses:

  • EH01 Professional Development: Eco-Health
  • EH02 Human Growth & Development Across the Lifespan
  • EH03 Medical Terminology
  • EH04 Human Body Systems
  • EH05 Transmission & Control of Infections
  • EH06 Nutrition
  • EH07/HHA Fundamentals in the Continuum of Care (with 20-hour clinical component)
  • EH08/HHA Working with Clients with Environmental Illnesses

 

Elective Requirement

In addition to the 8 General Education courses, the Eco-Health Home Health Aide Certificate Program requires the completion of 1 elective course. The elective course can be chosen from the following CELACare Eco-Health online courses:

  • EH09 Introduction to Psychology
  • EH10 Culture & Diversity

 

Transfer Credit:

CELA accepts transfer credit for coursework already completed. Transfer credit for prior completion of courses requires submission of an official transcript from a community college/college/university with a passing grade of C or higher.

CELA accepts transfer credit for the following Eco-Health courses only: EH02 Human Growth & Development Across the Lifespan; EH03 Medical Terminology; EH06 Nutrition.

 

Courses:

CELACare Eco-Health Course Descriptions

 

Tuition
Tuition for the Eco-Health Home Health Aide Certificate Program is $600 (Does not include fees or the cost of required course books.)

Individualized payment options are available for all students accepted into a Certificate Program. Contact Financial Aid for more information about payment options. We do not accept federal student financial aid at this time.

 

Apply Online!

 

Questions or for more information: 

All tuition and fees are subject to change without notice. The most current tuition and fee amounts are posted on the CELA website. Amounts are US dollars (USD).

 

DMCA.com Protection Status