Personal Care Aide (PCA) Training Program
For participants who desire to enter the medical field as caregivers and companions, TAP offers PCA training which will allow them to gain positions in nursing homes, home health care companies, hospitals, etc. The PCA curricula is developed based on the requirements established by the state of Virginia. Upon completion of the training, participants will take an exam for certification.
The PCA training includes, but is not limited to the following:
- Taking vital signs
- Accident prevention
- Personal care
- Rehabilitative services
- Respite care