The Nurse Assistant program prepares students for employment in long-term care facilities, home health agencies, and hospitals where basic bedside nursing care is needed. Classroom instruction includes an introduction to health care, basic nursing skills, body structure and function, and infection control. Students participate in clinical activities under the supervision of the instructor. All OBRA Skill Standards are included in the competency-based curriculum. Upon completion of the program, the student is qualified for certification and employment in the areas of long-term, home health, and acute care.
CIP Code: 513902
Program Type: Certificate
Program Length: 11 Semester Credit Hours
Ready to Apply?
Complete your application online. If you have questions about the program or the application, call (337) 421-6550 to speak with an Enrollment Specialist.