Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
This is a fifty-hour course that meets the minimum requirements of the State of Maine DHHS to become a PSS, and is taught by an instructor who is certified by the State of Maine. The course will provide training in the foundational skills, knowledge, and values needed by staff in the healthcare field. The course will introduce the students to many subjects that apply to a range of healthcare settings who require a wide range of services, skills, and supports in multiple settings. Successful completion of this course qualifies an individual to provide direct care to participants in a variety of settings as authorized by State of Maine statues and rules.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
1881 Roosevelt Trail, Naples, Maine
4 - Coastal Counties Local Area 4
Name of Credential
Personal Support Specialist
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
WIOA partners may contribute to student expenses. Payment plan available through adult education program.
No refunds after the 1st day of class.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - DHHS
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost