The Nurse Aide Program prepares the student for employment as a nurse aide in hospitals, skilled care facilities, home health care, and hospice facilities. Basic nursing and personal care skills, legal and ethical issues for nurse aides, restorative services and recognition of the emotional, social, cultural, and individual rights of patients are all competencies covered in the coursework. Students practice these skills in the college lab and in an assigned clinical setting.
Condensed format allows students to complete certificate in less than one semester
Clinical work experience
Courses fulfill the educational requirements needed to take the Certified Nurse Assistant's (CNA) Exam
Students must be 16 years old the day class begins in order to be registered. We reserve the right to cancel any class due to insufficient enrollment.
Nurse Aide courses fulfill the educational requirements needed to take the Certified Nurse Assistant's (CNA) Exam
Home health care
October 24 - December 1, 2016
(Thanksgiving break off 11/21-11/25)
5:00 - 9:00 PM Monday-Thursday
Clinicals: December 5 - 7, 2016
7:00 AM-3:00 PM or 6:00 AM-2:00 PM