Nurse Assistant

Course Descriptions
Certificate of Program Completion (Catalog Year: 2018)

NAHA 0000 - Nurse Assistant Orientation 0 Hours
 
NAHA 1100 - Nurse Assistant 90 Hours
Students who complete this course will learn the holistic approach to safely caring for patients in a variety of settings and will develop a basic understanding of how healthcare systems operate and how to function efficiently within a facility. After completing this course and passing a state certification examination, students will play an essential role on a healthcare team by observing, reporting, and performing skills learned within this course. Students will understand how to work on a healthcare team to meet the patient needs.  
NAHA 1021 - Nurse Assistant Clinicals 25 Hours
In this course students are required to complete hands-on clinical training at a long-term nursing facility. Training is supervised by state approved clinical instructors.  
NAHA 1050 - Nurse Assistant Fundamentals 30 Hours
Students will learn the basic occupational vocabulary associated with a nursing assistant career. Students will also use and apply a number of study skill methods for practicing, memorizing, and defining proper medical terminology. As part of this goal, students will develop an individual study method that prepares them for reading and preparing for CNA tests and exams.  
WKSK 1400 - Workplace Relations 60 Hours
This course will help you develop essential human-relation skills needed to maintain gainful and satisfying employment. It includes familiarization with problematic areas found in the workforce including: presenting yourself professionally, developing a professional work ethic, developing interpersonal skills, winning at office politics, and planning and managing your career.