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Personal Service Specialist (PSS)

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Pre-Nursing Studies. 511105

Description

The Personal Support Specialist (PSS) is designed for unlicensed entry-level workers. Successful completion of this course satisfies Departmental training requirements for direct care workers for certain home care programs and residential care facilities.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

14

Hours

50

Entrance Requirements

None

School

MSAD #1 Adult and Community Education

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Yes

Training Location(s)

MSAD 1 Adult Education

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Name of Credential

Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None

Refund Policy

No refund

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - State of Maine

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$60.00

In-State/District Tuition

$275.00

Total In-State Program Cost

$335.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-1122.00Personal Care Aides
$12.75 per hour
Required Certification: Personal Service Specialist (PSS)

Provider Status

Approved

Address

79 Blake Street, Presque Isle, Maine 04769

Phone Number

(207) 764-4776

Fax Number

(207) 764-8107

Web Address

http://msad1.coursestorm.com

Last Updated

Jan 04, 2022

Created

Mar 26, 2020

Renewal

Jan 04, 2024