This program prepares the student to function as an entry-level worker on a healthcare team. Focus will be on preparing the student to provide direct care to the patient/resident; promote comfort measures; and collect, record and report data to licensed personnel. Principles of critical thinking, team membership, ethics, caring, communications and cultural sensitivity are integrated throughout the program. The program includes classroom, laboratory and clinical care experiences.
The Nurse Assistant program is offered at only the Los Angeles campus.
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(50 hours of theory; 114 hours of laboratory/clinical)
|Module2||Interpretation of Medical and Social Needs||2||1|
|Module3||Personal Care Services||2||0|
|Module5||Cleaning and Care Tasks at Home||2||4|
|Module6||Medical & Surgical Asepsis||2||8|
|Module7||Weights and Measures||1||1|
|Module8||Patient Care Skills||14||50|
|Module9||Patient Care Procedures||7||26|
|Module13||Long-Term Care Patient||2||0|
|Module15||Observation and Charting||4||6|
|Module16||Death and Dying||2||0|
|Books and Equipment||$191.00|
Campus : Los Angeles
Upcoming Classes : October 2, 2017
|Mon-Wed (Theory)||9:00 am – 3:30 pm|
|Mon-Wed (Clinical)||7:00 am – 3:30 pm|
(Evenings & Weekends)
Upcoming Classes : TBA
|Mon-Thu (Theory)||6:00 pm – 10:30 pm|
|Sat-Sun (Clinical)||7:00 am – 3:30 pm|
Campus : City of Industry
The Nurse Assistant program is not offered at the CI Campus at this time.
A GROWING INDUSTRY
The US Department of Labor estimates that the amount of nurse assistants from 2014-2024 is expected to grow 17%, or 267,800 openings! That’s much higher than the average growth! Enter a career you can rely on
6 WEEKS LONG
The Nurse Assistant Program spans just 6 weeks! In a month and a half you’ll be ready to start your career or continue your studies!
Becoming a CNA isn’t just to become a nurse assistant- you can branch out to other positions! The Vocational Nursing program at Angeles College is shorter for CNA students, and the Home Health Aide program is only open to CNA’s!