NEXT CLASSES BEGIN:
AUGUST 24, 2015
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
OCTOBER 26, 2015
This program offers a sequence of courses that provides coherent and rigorous content aligned with challenging academic standards and relevant technical knowledge and skills needed to prepare for further education and careers in Health. This course is designed to prepare students for employment as Nursing Assistants (Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants) in Nursing Homes, Hospitals, or other health care facilities.
The Nursing Assistant program is a blend of classroom, laboratory and clinical instruction. The course content includes, but is not limited to, interpersonal skills, medical terminology, legal and ethical responsibilities, safe and efficient work, gerontology, nutrition, pet-facilitated therapy, health and safety including Cardio-pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Restoration Therapy, employability skills and more.
Total Program Length:
120 Hours (approximately 4 weeks Full Time)
- Attend a Medical Technology Orientation
- Complete FAFSA online, if needed, and schedule an appointment with a Financial Aid Advisor (754) 321-5700.
- Register for the next available Certified Nursing Assistant course.
| Monday, Thursday and Friday
||8:00 am - 2:30 pm
|Tuesday and Wednesday
Industry Certifications Available: Through the Florida Board of Nursing
Program Accreditations: Florida Board of Nursing Council of Certified Nursing Assistants
Ms. Rachel Victor, Counselor for Nursing Assistant
Approximate Total Program Cost - Tuition and Fees (Books and Materials are Extra):
*Florida Resident $402
**Non Florida Resident Call (754) 321-5753 for more information