Nursing Assistant Program (NA)

What is a Nursing Assistant?

Among the vast array of health care careers lies the area of direct care giving. These professionals are often classified as Nursing Assistants, Home Health Aides, Personal Care Assistants, Nurse's Aides, Patient Care Technicians and several other titles depending on the work environment and the region. Nursing Assistants plays a vital role in providing the most basic needs for patients, young and old alike, whether it is in a nursing home, hospital, adult day health centers, assisted living facilities and even personal homes. Student will learn how to work closely with patients and provide assistance with daily living tasks.

What are the requirements for the Nursing Assistant class?

  • Possess a High School Diploma, Transcript, GED or Equivalent. If none, ATB test (Wonderlic $10)
  • Pass the Entrance Examination administered by the school with 70% grade. ( No Fee)
  • Ability to read and write English language with at 5th grade level of proficiency
  • Possess adequate Math skills
  • Minimum age requirement at least 16 years of age with parents consent
  • Meet the required health requirements such as history and a Physical Exam performed by a Physician or Nurse Practitioner and a Negative P.P.D. skin test or or Negative Chest X-ray (if P.P.D. test result is positive) indication no active tuberculosis.
  • Must not have been convicted in any court of law of any major crime
  • Valid I.D. and Social Security Card
  • Certified in B.L.S. (Basic Life Support) by the American Heart Association

Nursing Assistant Class Schedule:

19 ½ Days AM Class (Seats are limited)

  • Theory - 7 days.........Mon – Fri... 8:00am - 4:30pm
  • Clinical - 12 ½ days...Mon – Fri...7:00am - 3:30pm

30 Days PM Class (Seats are limited)

  • Theory - 10 days....Mon – Fri... 4:00pm - 9:15pm
  • Clinical - 20 days...Mon – Fri... 2:45pm - 8:00pm

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Why Choose Us?

  • We offer 19 1/2 day programs
  • We accept student loans
  • We offer installment plans