Important Class Notes
The PCW course is a combination of an independent study coupled with a final 8-hour lab session with the course instructor. The independent study portion of the course is directed through a series of eight learning plans (approximately seven hours/learning plan) that carefully details learning activities to help you learn the course content. Upon completion of the learning activities you will contact a WITC Student Services office to schedule an 8-hour lab session that concludes with skills competency testing and the final written exam. The lab sessions are by appointment only held on Saturdays and scheduled at the various WITC campuses throughout the district (Ashland, New Richmond, Rice Lake, Superior, Hayward, Ladysmith). Once your registration is received, your course materials will be sent to you and information on the dates and locations of all lab sessions.
 
Class Number 60709
Catalog Number 30-510-308
Class Title Personal Care Worker
Semester / Year Fall 2014
Units 1.00
Instructor Kitter-Carey,Kathleen M
Course Fee  $160.15
Senior Fee  $160.15

 

 

Location New Richmond
Building WITC New Richmond Campus
Instruction Mode Independent Stdy
Room Day(s) Time Date(s)
INDSMTuWThF07:00-07:30a08/18-12/16
 
Class Description
This course emphasizes aspects of providing personal and supportive/rehabilitative healthcare to clients needing assistance in their home or other care facilities. Basic knowledge and skills acquired through this course include clients' rights, communication, rehabilitation, positioning and transfer skills, infection control, and safety. Personal Care Worker is a 64-hour course that combines guided independent study with a laboratory practice time and a final written exam and skills competency testing assessed under the guidance of a registered nurse.
 
Important Class Notes
The PCW course is a combination of an independent study coupled with a final 8-hour lab session with the course instructor. The independent study portion of the course is directed through a series of eight learning plans (approximately seven hours/learning plan) that carefully details learning activities to help you learn the course content. Upon completion of the learning activities you will contact a WITC Student Services office to schedule an 8-hour lab session that concludes with skills competency testing and the final written exam. The lab sessions are by appointment only held on Saturdays and scheduled at the various WITC campuses throughout the district (Ashland, New Richmond, Rice Lake, Superior, Hayward, Ladysmith). Once your registration is received, your course materials will be sent to you and information on the dates and locations of all lab sessions.

Additional Course Offerings
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Class Number Catalog Number Class Title Location Instruction Mode Start Date View Course Information
60708  30-510-308  Personal Care Worker  Ashland  Independent Stdy  08/18  View Course Information 
60710  30-510-308  Personal Care Worker  Rice Lake  Independent Stdy  08/18  View Course Information 
61717  30-510-308  Personal Care Worker  Hayward  In Person (Classroom)  08/18  View Course Information 
61723  30-510-308  Personal Care Worker  Ladysmith  In Person (Classroom)  08/18  View Course Information 
60711  30-510-308  Personal Care Worker  Superior  Independent Stdy  08/18  View Course Information 

 


 

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