The curriculum focuses on delivering quality health care to clients in various settings. It includes hands-on experience at local health care facilities and provides the technical training needed to pursue a health care career. Curriculum includes a one-year, state-approved nurse aide training program, which all students are expected to complete after satisfactory mastery of the core skills. Criteria for admission – A physical exam stating the candidate is free of infectious disease and can lift, push, pull, transfer a minimum of 50 lbs, a negative two-step tuberculosis test or TB blood test, proof of Hepatitis B vaccination and a cleared Criminal Record Check must be obtained prior to entrance into the program. Every year thereafter, the students will be required to obtain a physical exam, a negative tuberculosis test and a cleared Criminal Record Check.