Nurse Aide I Training (NUR3240)is designed to prepare graduates to provide personal care and perform basic nursing skills for the elderly and other adults. Emphasis on aging including mental, social and physical needs of the elderly, patient’s rights, nutrition management, elimination procedures, safe environment, restorative services, personal and special care procedures and activities, human body structure and function and related common disease/disorders, communication and documentation, death and dying, and roles of the nursing assistant and health team members. The course includes class, laboratory and clinical learning experiences.
Upon satisfactory completion of the course the student will be eligible for the written and skills competency evaluation, (National Nurse Aide Assessment Program, NNAAP). Upon successfully passing the NNAAP, written and skills portions, the student will be listed as a Nurse Aide I by the N.C. Division of Health Service Regulation.
Identification needs to be verified and documented by staff that first and last names match exactly, and copies should not be retained by the college.
Submission of documentation demonstrating one of the following academic requirements:
Additional classes to be added, please check the online schedule frequently.
Each year the last Thursday in January, at 3 p.m., a Health Occupations ceremony is held for continuing education students in the Keihin Auditorium. Light refreshments are available immediately following in the atrium. Please note this is when students will receive recognition certificates for programs completed in the previous year.
All Health Occupation students should plan to take the CRC/Work Keys Assessment prior to completion of a course. It should only be taken once. A copy of the schedule will be posted in classrooms. This is a valuable work credential offered by the college and is beneficial when seeking employment. For additional information contact Sylvia Grant at email@example.com.