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FF - Certified Nursing Aide - HCNA

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Get started in your nursing career with an entry-level job as a nurse aide. As a certified nurse aide (CNA), you will be a vital member of the patient care team in hospitals, long-term care facilities, assisted living facilities, and home health agencies. This 150-hour Virginia Board of Nursing approved program combines four weeks of classroom education with I week (40 hours) of clinical externship to learn the technical and soft skills our region’s employers are seeking.
 
LEARN THE SKILLS:
  • Basic patient care: bathing, dressing, toileting, and feeding
  • Patient education and emotional support
  • Measure and record vital signs: blood pressure, pulse, and respiration
  • Infection control and safety procedures
 
CERTIFICATION:
Students will be prepared to sit for the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP) certification exam.

TUITION INCLUDES:
Nurse Aide textbook and workbook, stethoscope and BP kit, criminal background check fee, graduation pin and certificate, Pearson Vue fee for NNAAP exam.

STUDENTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR:
Watch with a second hand, scrubs (black), TB screening and Flu shot (between the months of Sept. and March)
 
REQUIREMENTS FOR THIS COURSE:
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must complete a background check, TB screening and Flu shot (Sept. thru March classes) to participate in the required 40-hour clinical externship. Failure to do so will result in dismissal from the program.
  • Friday prior to the start of class, students will be required to come to the Thomas Center between the hours of 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM to pick up their textbook, workbook, syllabus, handbook and student packet.
  • Students will be required to obtain their VWCC badge prior to the start of class.  (Information will be contained in the student packet.)
  • Student must fill  out the following in order to register for class.  Please click on the Questionnaire link.



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Class Details

34 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Mon, Wed, Fri.  
  Weekly - Tue, Thu.  
  Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri.  
  Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu.  

Instructor : Georgina Mulhauser 

 

Notice

Please read:  I am enrolling in this class as part of the New Economy Workforce Credential Grant Program (WCG). As a condition to receiving a grant, I agree to the following terms and conditions as specified on this site: WCG Release Form

Tuition: 

$2,175.00


Registration Closes On
Thursday, February 13, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
2/17/2020 - 3/13/2020 Weekly - Mon, Wed, Fri 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM TBD Georgina Mulhauser  Lecture
2/18/2020 - 3/12/2020 Weekly - Tue, Thu 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM TBD Georgina Mulhauser  Laboratory
3/16/2020 - 3/30/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri 6:45 AM - 3:15 PM TBD Georgina Mulhauser  Clinical
3/31/2020 - 4/2/2020 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM TBD Georgina Mulhauser  Laboratory

Other Class Offerings

FF - Certified Nursing Aide - HCNA
ID: 2899

01/06/20 - 02/13/20
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri
29 sessions.

Location
TBD

Instructor
Georgina Mulhauser