PCA Program (Online)
Personal care is a service that is offered to Arkansas clients who are in need of long-term care services but wish to stay in the comfort of their own home. Personal care includes hands-on assistance with activities such as basic hygiene, bathing, dressing, toileting, meal preparation, laundry services and housekeeping. Students who complete the PCA program are eligible to work at home care agencies, as well as assisted living facilities. This is also an excellent program for those who are meeting the demands of taking care of family members who are in poor health or need some type of care assistance.
The program cost is $300.00, which includes a non-refundable enrollment fee of $50.00. All fees for the course must be paid at the time of enrollment. Visa, MasterCard, and Discover Card are accepted. Cash and check payments are also accepted. Course books are not included in the price. Books may be purchased for $60.00.