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HHA programs in Utah are enjoying amazing growth with the increasing need for qualified healthcare workers across the healthcare industry in Utah. We go in-depth in to the training requirements in Utah, the pathway to getting certified in Utah and much more.

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How to Become a HHA in Utah

If you are interested in the oathway to certification in Utah as a home health aide, see our great resource below (we cover it all). To see the inner worings of the job description for HHAs, click on the link here. We go in to detail about it all for you.

What is the Process for Becoming a HHA in Utah?

In the section below we take an in-depth look at the necessary steps for becoming a Home Health Aide in Utah.

Step 1 – Earn your high school diploma or G.E.D.

All candidates for home health aide certification in Utah need to have their high school diplomas or GEDs.

Step 2: Register for a Utah state-approved Home Health Aide course

There are several reasons to pursue professional instruction and become certified s a home health aide in Utah. The number one reason is that employers who receive Medicare or Medicaid from their patients are required to use certified individuals to qualify for the government aid.

Approved HHA Classes in Utah

Below is the list of approved Utah HHA classes.

AAA CNA Training Centers
450 South 900 East,
Suite 200
Salt Lake City, UT 84102
3 week program for $295.00
(801) 990-9333

AAA CNA Training Centers
377A South State Street
Clearfield, UT 84015
week program for $295.00
(801) 990-9333

AAA CNA Training Centers
560 South State Street
Suite G6
Orem, UT 84058
week program for $295.00
(801) 990-9333

AAA CNA Training Centers
1115 North 200 East,
Suite 140
Logan, UT 83341
3 week program for $295.00
(801) 990-9333

Arrowhead CNA Training Of Payson
55 South Professional Way
Payson, UT 84651
4 week program for $450.00
Criminal Background Check
Tuberculosis Skin Test
Minimum Age of 16
arrowheadcna@gmail.com or (801) 822-8177

Bridgerland ATC
1301 North 600 West
Logan, UT 84321
2 week program for $400.00
Criminal Background Check
Tuberculosis Skin Test
Fingerprint Submission
Minimum Age of 18
lmoon@batc.edu or (435) 753-6780

Carousel Healthcare Education
PO Box 354 Ferron, UT 84523
6 week program for $400.00
Requirements:
Criminal Background Check
Tuberculosis Skin Test
Reading Comprehension Exam
Minimum Age of 16
cnateach@hotmail.com or (435) 820-8819

CCCNA – Utah
7200 South State Street Midvale, UT 84047
2 week program for $450.00
Diploma or G.E.D.
Criminal Background Check
Drug Test
Tuberculosis Skin Test
Physical Exam
Fingerprint Submission
Reading Comprehension Exam
English Competency Exam
Math Competency Exam
Minimum Age of 18
carol@cccna.com or (801) 856-0740

Community Nursing Services
2830 South Redwood Road West Valley City, UT 84119
6 week program for $400.00
Criminal Background Check
Tuberculosis Skin Test
Physical Exam
Reading Comprehension Exam
English Competency Exam
sue.phelps@cns-cares.org or (385) 235-1367

Davis ATC
550 East 300 South Kaysville, UT 84037
3 week program for $550.00
Diploma or G.E.D.
Criminal Background Check
Drug Test
Tuberculosis Skin Test
Physical Exam
Fingerprint Submission
Reading Comprehension Exam
English Competency Exam
Math Competency Exam
Minimum Age of 16
alex.johnson@datc.edu or (801) 593-2399

Dixie College
225 South 700 West St. George, UT 84770
12 week program for $800.00
(435) 879-4830

Mountain Applied Technology College
2301 West Ashton Boulevard Lehi, UT 84043
Week program for $450.00
Criminal Background Check
Tuberculosis Skin Test
Reading Comprehension Exam
English Competency Exam
Math Competency Exam
Minimum Age of 16
janaleejohnson23@aol.com or (801) 753-6282

Nursing Education Center
74 East 500 South Bountiful, UT 84010
week program for $350.00
(801) 386-2474

Ogden Weber ATC
200 N. Washington Boulevard Ogden, UT 84404
4 week program for $472.00
(801) 612-4176

Salt Lake Community College Meadowbrook Campus
250 W 3900 S Salt Lake City, UT 84107
3 week program for $542.00
(801) 957-5821

Southwest Applied Technology College
510 West 800 South Cedar City, UT 84720
week program for $300.00
(435) 586-2899

Toole Applied Technical College
88 S. Tooele Boulevard Tooele, UT 84074
week program for $577.00
Criminal Background Check
Tuberculosis Skin Test
English Competency Exam
Math Competency Exam
(435) 248-1800

Utah State University Eastern Blanding Campus
639 West 100 Street Blanding, UT 84511
16 week program for $600.00
(435) 678-2204

Utah CNA Training Centers
5248 South Commerce Drive Suite E100 Murray, UT 84107
3 week program for $295.00
(801) 990-9333

Step 3: Graduate from your Utah HHA course and any required internship hours

If you want to be a HHA the state of Utah requires that one train for 100 classroom hours and 24 clinical hours before becoming eligible for the taking of the Utah Home Health Aide certification exam.

Step 4: Take and pass the Utah HHA certification test

The certification examination has two sections (clinical and written) and we break down what they are all about and what is on the exam in detail here.

Outlook for HHA pay in Utah

Right now there is a need for HHAs in Utah with bls.gov predicting a 44% growth in the state of Utah through 2026. Further down is a deeper description of HHA salary in Utah by area in Utah. The time to get in to the career of a home care aide in Utah could not be any better or brighter than it is right at this very moment.

LocationPay TypeLowMedianHigh
United StatesHourly$8.65$10.87$14.72
Yearly$17,990 $22,600 $30,610
UtahHourly$9.03$11.67$17.20
Yearly$18,790 $24,280 $35,780
West Central Utah BOSHourly$9.64$13.11$32.11
Yearly$20,050 $27,270 $66,780
Salt Lake City, UT MSAHourly$9.38$12.68$17.95
Yearly$19,500 $26,370 $37,340
Ogden-Clearfield, UT MSAHourly$9.28$11.57$17.17
Yearly$19,310 $24,060 $35,720
Provo-Orem, UT MSAHourly$9.04$11.35$17.33
Yearly$18,810 $23,610 $36,050
St. George, UT MSAHourly$9.43$11.02$14.69
Yearly$19,620 $22,910 $30,550
Eastern Utah BOSHourly$8.43$10.61$13.21
Yearly$17,530 $22,070 $27,470
Logan, UT-ID MSAHourly$7.94$9.64$12.99
Yearly$16,520 $20,060 $27,020

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