Phone

540-283-9723

Email

info@vahealthcaretraining.com

Hours of Operation

Mon -Thurs: 10:00AM - 2:30PM

COURSE TOPICS
  • Mentally Ill 
  • Children 
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • Elderly
  • Critical Situations for the PCA
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia 
  • Body Mechanics
  • Infection Prevention and Control
  • Personal Care
  • Home Safety
  • Prevention of Skin Breakdown
  • Vital Signs (includes pain)
  • Home Management
  • Safe and Accident Prevention in the Home
  • Nutrition and Meal Planning
  • Normal and Special Diets
  • Food Buying, Preparation, Storage, and Sanitation
  • Documentation
 
ONLINE PCA COURSE:
If you have your sights set on becoming a personal care aide, The training is now available online 24/7. You can access course materials any. You can learn at your own pace. Our certification course is comprehensive with quizzes, scenarios, and a final exam and skills assessment to enhance learning so that you can truly attain confidence and mastery in your career. In addition to the rich online PCA training, you can contact the instructor to ask questions and gain additional insight to help you succeed in the certification process. When you complete our online course, you will be able to get a job with your personal care aide certificate if completion, recognized by the State of Virginia. 
JOB PROJECTIONS
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the employment of personal care aides is projected to grow 34% from 2019 to 2029, which is much faster than the average for all occupations. The demand for PCAs is expected to increase due to the aging population and the growing need for in-home care. This growth is expected to create many job opportunities for those interested in pursuing a career as a PCA.