Caregiving, Fundamentals

Students in Caregiving class at Green River

Students learn the essential skills necessary for becoming an entry level health care and human services provider which include basic workplace skills and ethics, responsibilities of a care provider, communication skills, patient rights and confidentiality. Students are also instructed in general patient and workplace safety rules. Students earn CPR and Basic First Aid certificates, HIV/AIDS certificate and Fundamentals of Caregiving certificate with completion of the course. Students are provided mock hands-on, supervised experience in patient/client related tasks. Seminar portion teaches students the essentials of resume writing and job interviewing.