A Chat with Astin Personal Care Aide Certification
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Astin Caregiver Academy & Home Care Agency offers training in the fast growing Home Care industry. We look to our students first for employment. Astin PCA course is approved by the GA Dept. of Community Health, HFR. Students will learn in a 2300+sqft facility w/ a fully simulated home skills lab.
Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring?
Astin provides textbooks, PCA workbook and Health Care equipment needed to acquire your PCA Certificate. Students will be required to wear light blue scrubs to class. A $25 fee will be required to take the state test, $45 for CPR& First Aid. Students with CPR Cert. can opt out the CPR session.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
PCAs provide essential support and services that enable seniors and individuals with disabilities to reside safely in their homes and participate in their communities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, these workers constitute the fastest-growing occupation in the nation.
What do you love most about your job?
This is one of the most fulfilling careers a person could choose. There is no greater satisfaction then helping your fellow man or woman. The senior community is growing at an exponential rate, offering substantial job security. Grow with us as we assist in providing a better quality of life.