NURSING ASSISTANT FALL SEM

Would you like to enter the health care job market? Nursing Assistants are vital members of the health care team and are in high demand.

Course Number: 
CRN10019
Important Notes: 

Lab fee: $40.00 plus cost of CPR course

Deadline: All applications are due by March 16, 2018.
This course includes:
• Nursing Assistant skills
• Basic Anatomy and Physiology and infection control
• Emphasis on communication, professionalism and compassion
• Preparation for state Nursing Assistant Certification exam

Additional Information:
• Uniform and watch required for labs and clinical.
• The course also has a clinical component which includes off-site patient care. The student must have the following before entering into the clinical setting:
o Reliable transportation to clinical site
o Medical release that student is able to perform Essential Functions
o Negative TB test
o Updated immunizations including the influenza vaccine.
o CPR Certification
• To participate in the clinical portion of the course, clinical settings may require documentation such as Social Security Number and proof of citizenship.
• Students are required to successfully complete two semesters in both the clinical and classroom portions to be qualified to take the state certification exam.

Clinical portion:
May include some afternoons, evenings, and Saturdays

Credits Per Semester: 
1.0
Grades: 
11
12
Course Length: 
Fall Only
Credit Information: 
2.0 Practical Arts Credit or 1.0 per semester
Prerequites: 
• 2.5 cumulative GPA • MUST be a JUNIOR or SENIOR next year • 1 year of Biology with minimum of C grade for each semester • Must take the CNM ACCUPLACER and score 238 or higher in Reading
Session: 
IIC
Session 2C
Dual Credit: 
CNM