Geriatric Activity Coordinator Certificate (GACC)

Description

The Geriatric Activity Coordinator certificate prepares students to understand the client population and the activities needed for residents in a long term care facility. Students learn approaches to care, as well as applicable Federal regulations and documentation guidelines.

Related Programs

Program Code

GACC.CT

Benefits

Employment Options

Graduates Are Prepared To

  • Coordinate resident activities in a long-term care facility

Curriculum

Geriatric Activity Coordinator Certificate (GACC)

Program Prerequisites: MCH 130 Nurse Aide Training, and on State Nurse Aide Registry or eligible for Registry.

 
Semester 1 Lec Lab Credits
GAC 101 Activity Coordinator for Long Term Care 1 4 2 5
Semester 2      
GAC 102 Activity Coordinator for Long Term Care 2 4 2 5
Total Credits:   8 4 10

Contacts

Program Chair
Daphne Robinson, BS, RHIT - Chair, Health Sciences Technology
(513) 569-1684