Home Health Aide

at Riverland Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 4
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This course is designed to acquaint students with the philosophy of home health care and the role of the Home Health Aide. Students must be currently enrolled in or have completed the 75 hour Minnesota Department of Health Nursing Assistant course. Students may take this course as an independent study - students will shadow a working home health aide as part of this course. Also offered on the Owatonna Campus.

Program Locations

  • Riverland Community College, Albert Lea 56007
  • Riverland Community College, Austin 55912
  • Riverland Community College, Owatonna 55060

Labor Market Information

  • Orderlies
  • Median wage:$14.74/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Personal Care Aides
  • Median wage:$11.08/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Nursing Assistants
  • Median wage:$13.26/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Home Health Aides
  • Median wage:$11.58/hour-Well below the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
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Riverland Community College
Riverland Community College
1900 8th Ave. N.W. Austin, MN 55912 Toll-Free: (800) 247-5039 Local: (507) 433-0820 TTY: (800) 627-3529