Certificate of Achievement
This certificate program is designed for students interested in entry level employment in geriatrics services; i.e., community service agencies, senior living facilities, nursing homes, and long term care facilities.
Upon completion of this certificate, students will be able to:
- Explain community services dedicated to the elderly population.
- Assemble services, agencies, resources, and people within a planned framework of action toward the achievement of established goals.
- Prepare an educational plan for elderly persons and their families concerning life transitions.
- Demonstrate skills to counsel elderly persons and their families.