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Certified Nurses Aide, (NATCEP)

Nursing Aide Certification

Prepare for the nurse aide certification examination with this course addressing both written and clinical skills required for those that are or plan to be long-term-care nursing assistants. Successful completion of this course is a prerequisite to taking the state exam for certification to work as a nurse aide. The course content encompasses 100 hours of instruction, 60 hours of lecture and lab and 40 hours of clinical practice. Students do not need previous nursing home experience or to be currently employed to take this course.

Note: For students enrolled in the Patient Care Technician program, the Nurse Aide Certification course is considered Part Three, Patient Care Technician.

Class OutlineHours
CPR/BLS Healthcare provider (EMSP 1019) 8
Nursing Aide Certificate class and clinical (NURA 1001) 100
Additional Coursework Recommended:
ECG Technician Certification 50
Patient Care Technician program 196

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