TAPCA, or the Training Academy for Personal Caregivers and Assistants, is the premier source for training, education and resources for personal care providers and family members who support the elderly and people with disabilities to live independently at home and in the community.
TAPCA offers paid training for San Francisco IHSS workers and low cost training for home care agencies, non-IHSS home care providers, family members, and consumers. We invitte you to visit What We Offer page to learn about the exciting training and education options available.
TAPCA is proud to be a partner with the HealthCare Academy, which offers vocational skills training, internships, and job placement assistance to help prepare San Francisco’s residents for entry into careers in the healthcare field.
To learn more about the HealthCare Academy and a list of orientation sessions on training tracks, minimum qualifications, and the application process, click here.