Individuals interested in a career in healthcare
Recent high school graduates
Current healthcare workers looking to upskill or grow their career
Learn the vital skills needed to provide compassionate care in a fast-paced environment. In this people-focused program, you’ll learn how to interact with patients, discuss sensitive medical procedures in an empathetic manner, and conduct essential clinical tasks. In just 6 months, you can earn your certificate and start working!
Weekly time commitment
This Patient Care Tech program equips students with the necessary knowledge and skills to pursue a rewarding career in healthcare as a valuable member of any patient care team. Students will gain a solid foundation in patient care principles, including vital signs monitoring, personal hygiene assistance, mobility support, and infection control. Upon completion, students will be equipped to provide compassionate care, support patients' physical and emotional needs, and maintain a safe healthcare environment. From there, students are qualified to pursue careers as Patient Care Technicians in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, and other healthcare facilities.
Siena Heights University’s Workforce Development certificate programs were built to meet the needs of modern-day students. You can start learning as soon as today and be on the path to a fulfilling new career in just a few weeks or months.
Online and self-paced coursework
Fulfilling, flexible job opportunities
Clinicals included (if necessary)
Certificates matched to industry demands
Healthcare facilities are always looking to hire qualified employees who can effectively help and handle patients. Private hospitals, large healthcare networks, specialized healthcare providers, and government entities are some of the largest employers of PCTs.