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Free Home Health Aide Training in New Hampshire

Those who want to employed as home health aides In New Hampshire, must first become Licensed Nursing Assistants (LNAs). Licensing is granted upon the  completion of a standardized training program and passage of the written exam.

So, if your looking for free home health aide training in New Hampshire, you best option would be to look into attending a free CNA class in the state and then applying to work at a home health agency. There are several agencies in the state that are looking for qualified workers.

In New Hampshire HHAs are responsible for performing delegated nursing, homemaking and other duties that are delegated for patient/clients of all ages and families in their own residence. They are responsible for Reports and documenting the patient/client's needs and the responses to the appropriate Case Manager.  Reports in the patient/client's change in condition or situations must be made immediately.

Workforce Investment Act Approved College in New Hampshire

Great Bay Community College
320 Corporate Drive
Portsmouth, NH - 03801
(603) 427-7651

This 144-hour course is designed as the classroom portion of the Home Health Aide Apprenticeship Program through the US Department of Labor. Through classroom instruction, students will become competent in technical skills such as:

  • Infection Control
  • Personal & Client Safety
  • Body Mechanics
  • Health Maintenance Tasks
  • In-home Nutritional Support
  • Cognitive Impairment and Dementia Care
  • Palliative and Hospice Care
  • Specific Illnesses

Students will also demonstrate knowledge and practice of professional skills such as

Client Confidentiality and Bill of Rights
Critical Thinking
Problem Solving