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HHA Training Program

Take the first big step toward a promising health care career

Unity offers a free Home Health Aide training program to qualified applicants.

Home Health Aides play a very important role in health care. And it can be very rewarding, especially when you work for an organization like Unity which truly values every employee.

Home Health Aide Training Program 

 Home Health Aide Training Program

Join a fast growing profession and work for an organization that truly cares about you

Apply online
Click here to apply online for the Home Health Aide training program.

2015 class schedule
Classes are now forming for our training program.

  • 2/24/2015
  • 3/24/2015
  • 4/28/2015
  • 6/15/2015

Do you like to help people?

Do you want to build a strong foundation for steady employment in one of the fastest growing health care fields?

Do you want to join a caring, people-oriented organization that will truly value the important work you do every day?

If so, this could be the right time for you to apply for the free Home Health Aide Training Program offered by Unity at Home, the home health care division of Unity Health System.

It’s a great way to earn your Home Health Aide Certification, and begin a rewarding career at one of Rochester’s largest and most respected employers

Earn your certification, a stipend, and a job offer in only three weeks time
Once you successfully complete our program, you’ll earn your official Home Health Aide certification from Unity at Home. The certification is approved by the New York State Department of Health.

You’ll also get:

  • A valuable financial stipend
  • A great job offer with an attractive salary & benefits

After you work for Unity at Home for six months, you’ll also receive a second stipend as a bonus. Consider it another great reason to join our team.

Get all the classroom education and clinical skills training you need
This program will provide the education and hands-on training you need to qualify for your Home Health Aide Certificate from Unity at Home.

  • Hours are from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday – Friday
  • Daily attendance & punctuality are required
  • Homework will take 1-2 hours each day
  • Optional review classes are available to help you master the content and earn your Certificate

To successfully complete the program, you must score 75% or higher on a series of quizzes and the final written test.

Find out how to qualify
To apply for our Home Health Aide Training program, you need:

  • Preferred education: a high school diploma or General Equivalency Diploma (GED), ability to read, write, and speak English and ability to follow verbal and written instruction
  • Preferred experience: one or two years of a positive work history
  • Required certification/licensure: a clean, valid NYS drivers license (no major violations within the last 5 years) and/or reliable transportation
  • Physical demands: ability to lift up to 40 pounds unassisted (over 40 pounds with a lifting device or other assistance)

Apply today!
Home Health Aides help the elderly, sick and disabled maintain their safety, health and independence in the comfort and convenience of their own homes.

If you want to enter a growing field with plenty of opportunities for employment and advancement, apply online for our next Home Health Aide Training session today.