Nurse Aide

Hours: 120 hours

Day(s): Tuesday & Thursday 5:00-9:15pm & Sat.7:00 am-3:30 pm

Fee: $1,550.00

Fee: $102.00 - Certification Exam - payable to third party testing agency

Start Date: Classes will be scheduled as required. Call the Continuing Education Office at 215-855-3931.

Description: Course prepares individuals to meet the state certification requirements to work as a nurse aide in the state of Pennsylvania. The curriculum shall provide concurrent experience in the care of men, women, and children. Students will learn the history, trends, and professional responsibilities of nursing. State exam for Certification is given at the end of program.

Requirements: Prior to enrollment into the class, a Criminal History Record and physical must be completed. All applicants must reside in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the last two years.

Prospective nurse aide applicants who have not resided in Pennsylvania for the last two years must obtain a Pennsylvania State Police CHRI Report and a FBI Report. Students must register for Federal CHRI through IDEMIA at

Textbook included.

Prerequiste: Basic reading and math skills.


Note: All adult students must present a Driver’s License or state-issued ID as part of the registration process. The ID will be scanned and screened for registered sex offenders. Participation in programs is contingent on the results of the screening. North Montco Technical Career Center strives to be in compliance with all PA Department of Education and Act 44 Safe School standards.