NURSING ASSISTANT AND HOME HEALTH AIDE HYBRID PROGRAM

Program Description

The Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aide hybrid program at Metrowest Healthcare Academy is 90 hours in length. This includes 69 hours of lecture/theory and lab/practice and 21 hours of clinical experience at an approved Long-Term Care Facility or Hospital. Through lectures, videos, games, role-playing, and laboratory practice, the students receive a broad range of training that includes; infection control, communication and interpersonal skills, safety and emergency procedures, personal care skills, psycho-social needs, basic restorative services and skills, basic nursing skills, quality improvement and more. Nursing Aides will also be able to assist patients with Activities of Daily Living such as bathing, dressing, positioning, transfer, ambulation, and vital signs, as well as learning how to gather information needed to provide care for people within the health care system.

WEEKDAYS CALENDAR (3-4 WEEKS)

DAY CLASS 8:30AM-2PM NIGHT CLASS 4PM-9:30PM
MONDAY ZOOM ZOOM
TUESDAY ZOOM ZOOM
WEDNESDAY IN-PERSON IN-PERSON
THURSDAY ZOOM ZOOM
FRIDAY IN-PERSON IN-PERSON
SATURDAY
SUNDAY

NOTE: The above schedules DO NOT apply during the clinical week. There shall be one clinical day on a Saturday.

  • DAY CLINICAL – 6:15AM-1PM
  • NIGHT CLINICAL – 1:30PM -8PM

WEEKEND CALENDAR (5-6 WEEKS)

SATURDAY 9AM-5:30PM
SUNDAY 9AM-5:30PM