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Registrations Information

Registration for all students begins: Monday, July 28, 2014

Next Classes Begin: August 18, 2014


For more information call:
754.321.5700

Registrations Information

Registration for all students begins: Monday, July 28, 2014

Next Classes Begin: August 18, 2014


For more information call:
754.321.5700

Welcome to the Broward Technical Colleges located in Sunny Southeast Florida

This is your chance to enhance your professional future and achieve higher earning power. At Broward Technical Colleges, we make it easy to get the same quality education as a private college for a fraction of the cost.

International Students

Prospective international students may enroll and attend classes at one of the Broward Technical Colleges. Please click here for more information on the admission process.

Nursing Assistant

McFatter Technical College

 

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)

 

Admissions Requirements:

STEP 1:  Make an appointment to attend a Nursing Assistant Orientation by calling (754) 321-5814.

STEP 2:  Complete the following in the Orientation:

  • Complete a physical examination and immunization form (available at the Nursing Assistant Orientation).
  • Complete the drug screening (cost - $32.) and submit the results to the Medical Office here on campus (form available at the Nursing Assistant Orientation).
  • Complete the FDLE Background Check or Fingerprinting (cost - $47.) with the School Board of Broward County (forms and information available at the Nursing Assistant Orientation).

STEP 3:  Receive an acceptance letter from our Medical Office.

STEP 4:  Call the Financial Aid Office:  (754) 321-5738.  When you come for an appointment with Financial Aid, bring your last years' taxes.

STEP 5:  Register for the Nursing Assistant program.

 

Program Schedule:

Monday, Thursday and Friday 8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday and Wednesday - ONLINE

 

Industry Certifications Available:

Through the Florida Board of Nursing

 

Program Accreditations:

Florida Board of Nursing
Council of Certified Nursing Assistants

 

Contact Information:
Mr. James Morina, Counselor for Nursing Assistant
(754) 321-5840
james.morina@browardschools.com

 

Approximate Total Program Cost - Tuition and Fees (Books and Materials are Extra):*

Florida Resident   $402.*

Non Florida Resident  Call (754) 321-5840 for more information*

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