PACE NONCREDIT COURSE:
Patient Care Technician
Areas of Study
Hours: 462 | Duration: 12 months
Craving a career that has a direct, positive impact on peoples’ lives? This patient care technician program was designed to help you become a certified patient care tech so you can provide basic care to folks who need it. You’ll learn to bathe, feed, manage supplies, collect lab specimens, and take the vital signs of sick and injured patients. And, thanks to our growing network of partners, this program includes a 100-hour externship opportunity. Remember that clinical opportunities vary, and we work with a vast network of healthcare organizations to find a good fit. But we can’t guarantee placement—or employment—in your area.