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 a minimum of 50 lbs, a negative two-step tuberculosis 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.