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Direct Care Basics

Direct Care Basics

This course follows the NC Comprehensive Training and Competency Program for Direct Care Workers (DCWs). It builds upon skills introduced in Introduction to Direct Care Work and progresses to include skills development in home management and personal care tasks using limited assistance. A DCW works in various settings to provide care for individuals of all ages who have physical, mental, and developmental disabilities or a chronic illness. Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of completion.

The State Board of Community Colleges grants permission to waive tuition and fees for enrollment in classes coded as Human Resource Development if the individual meets eligibility criteria. For more information, please download the registration form.


To Register: Complete the 2-page registration form and return to Leann Pate via email leann_pate@davidsondavie.edu or fax 336.249.9053.

Minimum Number of Students: 10

Contact Info: Leann Pate at Leann_Pate@Davidsondavie.edu or 336-249-8186, Ext 4560

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