Certified Nurse Assistant Course
Register today for the 2017 Fall Semester
Registration for this course ends August 30, 2017
Lecture and Labs Dates: September 6, 2017-November 03, 2017- Mon/Wed/Fri 1601-2000
Clinical Dates: November 4, 2017-December 09, 2017, Saturdays 0701-1500
This course prepares students to function professionally and competently as Nursing Assistants under the supervision of the LPN, RN, or MD in such clinical areas as home health, community health, hospitals, clinics, private medical offices, and mental health.
Students who complete this course will be able to generate the knowledge and illustrate the skills required to pass the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program Exam which leads to becoming a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA).
Requirements for the Course
~ Students must be a high school graduate from an accredited institution or equivalent, and must be 18 years or older.
~ Be able to submit a police and court clearance clear of any felonies, misdemeanors, violations, charges, etc.
~ Be able to submit a drug screening that is clean and unquestionable
~Completion of HL131 BLS for Healthcare Providers, or have a valid BLS certification card under the American Heart Association.
All students who wish to register for NU 101 Nursing Assistant Course must first complete the admissions process and obtain a health clearance from the GCC Health Center.
Note: This course may not be covered under the Federal Pell Grant or GI Bill. If you are on financial aid, please be sure to contact the financial aid office, or the GCC Business Office regarding payment and billing.
Contact Information for the Nursing & Allied Health Department
Dorothy-Lou Manglona, RN, MSN
Nursing & Allied Health Administrator
Tamara Therese Hiura