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Home Health Aide

Home Health Aide at Pathways for Change - The Family Center (H170690)

The content includes, but is not limited to, instruction in those supportive services that are required to provide and maintain bodily and emotional comfort and to assist the patient toward independent living in a safe environment, as stated in Rules of the Department of Health - Minimum Standards for Home Health Agencies. Additional content areas to be included are legal and ethical responsibilities; communication skills; basic human needs; a safe, clean and healthy home environment; the developmental process; nutritional needs; emergency care; personal care; special care and rehabilitation needs of the client; household management; record keeping; pet facilitated therapy; and employability skills.

Laboratory activities are an integral part of this program. These activities include instruction in the use of safety procedures, tools, equipment, materials, and processes related to these occupations. Equipment and supplies will be provided to enhance hands-on experiences for students. 

Students will perform nursing skills in the clinical and/or simulated laboratory settings under the supervision of a qualified registered nurse instructor.

Length of the program is eleven (11) weeks and it is offered at Pathways for Change - The Family Center located at 2050 West Blount Street, Pensacola, FL 32501.

Program content includes the following courses:

OCPs Title Course # Hours
A Basic Healthcare Worker HSC0003 90
B Nurse Aide and Orderly (Articulated) HSP0121 75
    Program Length: 165 Hours


Program Times

Status Times Frequency
Part Time - Day 9:30AM - 12:30PM MTWRF

Program Costs

Estimated for Florida Residents

Tuition: $476.85

Books: $100- $120

Uniforms (2 uniforms, lab jacket, shoes): $131.19 + tax

CPR Card: $6

Total: $714.04 - $734.04

Estimated for Non-Residents

Tuition: $1,918.95

Books: $100 - $120

Uniforms (2 uniforms, lab jacket, shoes): $131.19 + tax

CPR Card: $6

Total: $2,155.14 - $2,175.14

Industry Salaries

Salary Rate: $16,752 - $30,743

Pensacola Average: $21,049.60

State Average: $23,254.40

National Average: $37,000

Home Health Aide Contact Information

Phone: 850-637-1429

Location: Pathways for Change - The Family Center, 2050 W. Blount Street, Pensacola, FL 32501

Office hours: Monday through Friday 7:30AM - 4:00PM

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