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Kanawha Valley Community & Technical College
2001 Union Carbide Dr
South Charleston, West Virginia 25303-2735
In West Virginia a free Patient care technician training classes generally are offered through an employer. Another option is through the state Workforce Investment Act funds.
The WIA reforms Federal Job Training Programs and develops a new comprehensive career based investment system. The workforce investment activities are meant to increase employment in the state, retention and salary of participants, and increase occupational skill attainment by participants, to provide improvements on the quality of the workforce, help with reducing welfare dependency, and enhance the productivity and career competitiveness in the economy in West Virginia.
Hospitals are the most traditional places that you will see patient care technicians employed, but now there have been several job opening for West Virginia for PCTs in medical clinics and laboratories.
Those who are certified nursing assistants in the state should talk to their current employer about advancing your current education. They may provide the assistance that you need to help fund your patient care technician training.
Workforce Investment Act Approved Training Centers in West Virginia
Free Patient Care Technician Training in West Virginia