Hours: 120 hours
Day(s): Tuesday & Thursday 5:00-9:15pm & Sat.7:00 am-3:30 pm
Fee: $102.00 - Certification Exam - payable to third party testing agency
Start Date: September 17, 2019
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 Identogo.com.
Prerequiste: Basic reading and math skills.