Residential Technician (RTC.S.STC)

9.0 Credit Hours

This certificate provides the basic education needed to apply for residential technician positions in mental health, addictions, developmental disabilities and other populations. The certificate includes safety of the resident, healthy communication, conflict resolution, knowledge of human services and behavioral health field, and professional and ethical expectations. There is a 105 hour practicum included in the certificate.

Prerequisites: DEV 0012 and DEV 0032

Program Outcomes

  • Demonstrate knowledge of procedures for response and maintenance of clients safety and health.
  • Demonstrate a knowledge and skills of professional and ethical expectations of the residential technician.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills of the role of the residential technician.
  • Describe the services provided at a residential setting.
  • Demonstrate basic skills in interpersonal communication, conflict resolution and documentation.

Curriculum

ALH 1102: Introduction to Basic Healthcare Practice View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
ALH 1130: Basic Life Support Training View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
MHT 1101: Introduction to Human Services & Behavioral Health View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
MHT 2138: Ethical Issues in Behavioral Healthcare View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
MHT 2225: Residential Technician Practicum View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
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