Nursing Assistant course has two components: the theoretical
portion which will be completed within a period of 50 hours
conducted in the classroom and 100 hours of supervised clinical
training in an accredited and State approved Long Term Care
facility. The course uses the NATAP curriculum and is taught
by licensed nurses approved by the Department of Health Services
and Bureau for Private Post secondary and Vocational Education.
Day classes takes 22 days and the evening classes takes 30 days.
Upon successful completion of the course, you will be qualified
to take the State Competency Examination for C.N.A. certification.
The instructors will deliver the course content through lectures,
demonstrations and exposure of the students to actual nursing
procedures and techniques while in the clinical setting. Knowledge
validation is evaluated on an on-going basis through test
and quizzes and 100% accuracy in skills performance as determined by the instructor.
The educational objective of the Nursing Assistant Training
Course is to prepare the nurse assistant for state certification
and consequently function as an efficient, knowledgeable and
safe Certified Nursing Assistant. The course shall be enhanced
with the comprehensive training program. All instructions
will emphasize the importance of delivering service that will
maintain and or promote the optimum level of functioning by
the client and carrying out duties in a sensitive and efficient
The course will be accomplished over a period of 4 weeks
and is divided into 2 components: