You will learn the basic level of knowledge and demonstrate skills to provide safe, effective resident care. This course meets the requirement of the Department of Inspection and Appeals for nursing assistants / direct caregivers working in long-term care and skilled facilities. Upon completion, a student is eligible to take the computer and skills performance competency tests to become a Certified Nursing Assistant in the State of Iowa. This is a 76-hour nurse aide course. 100% attendance is required. Must pass the final exam with 79% grade to continue to clinical.
*Additional Costs Associated with the Nurse Aide Course*
- Watch with a second hand, Seal Blue Scrub & clean shoes.
- Edition, Hartman Publishing, new one-time use workbook, ISBN-13 978-1-60425-122-7. Available from the MCC bookstore or other online resources.th Edition, Hartman Publishing, new or used, ISBN-13 978-1-60425-121-0 and Workbook Nursing Assisting a Foundation in Caregiving, 5thNursing Assisting: A Foundation in Caregiving, by Diana Dugan, RN, 5
- Influenza Vaccine, Two-step TB Test, Copy of up-to-date immunizations
- Transportation to the clinical site
- State skills and Written Competency Exams
|Start Date||End Date||Class Times||Class ID|
|June 5||June 30||7:00 am – 11:30 am||11349|
|June 21||August 10||4:00 pm – 9:30 pm||11415|
|August 28||October 25||8:30 am – 1:00 pm||11507|
|October 30||December 20||M, W, Th 9:00 am – 1:30 pm||11522|