Nurse Aide - Dual Enrollment
Offered at the Following Campuses
This program is for dually-enrolled high school students only.
The Nurse Aide Certificate of Credit is a State approved program which offers training to candidates that desire to become eligible for certification as a certified nurse assistant. The program prepares students with classroom training and practice as well as the clinical experiences necessary to work in all health care facilities (e.g. nursing homes, hospitals, hospice, home health, etc.).
*For more detailed program information, please refer to the Catalog & Handbook.
- Submit a completed application;
- Be at least 16 years of age;
- Submit official high school/high school equivalent transcripts;
- Satisfy Placement Testing requirements.
(Prerequisite: Provisional Admission) Introduces a grouping of fundamental principles, practices, and issues common in the health care profession. In addition to the essential skills, students explore various delivery systems and related issues. Topics include: basic life support/CPR, basic emergency care/first aid and triage, vital signs, infection control/blood and air-borne pathogens. A $20 fee is associated with this course due to the cost of CPR/first aid card and training.