Continuing/Workforce Education - Fall 2013 Schedule
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Health: Nurse Refresher (LVN-RN)/Nurse Aide Training


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 NURSE AIDE TRAINING††††Eligible for Financial Aid †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††

Course and Section Number

Day

Date

Time

Hours

Room

Fee

Instructor

NURA 1001 51101
NURSE AIDE FOR HEALTH CARE

TRF

9/17 - 12/20

8:00a-3:25p

67

P328

$425

Henon, C.

Preparation for entry level nursing assistants to achieve a level of knowledge, skills, and abilities essential to provide basic care to residents of long-term care facilities. Topics include residentís rights, communication, safety, observation, reporting and assisting residents in maintaining basic comfort and safety. Emphasis on effective interaction with members of the health care team.  This will be achieved through lecture, skills laboratory practice and clinical experiences.  Upon successful completion of the course, the student will qualify to take the state Skill and Written Examination for Nurse Aide Certification.  Successful completion of the examination is required for placement on the Texas Certified Nurse Aide Registry. Additional expense includes the following:
State testing fee                                   $93.00 (subject to change)
Criminal background check                   $45.00
Liability insurance                                $18.13

Textbook: Nursing Assistant Care, The Basics

You will also need navy blue scrubs, white nurse or white leather athletic shoes, a watch with a second hand. Other supplies needed: stethoscope, blood pressure cuff and a gait belt. An information sheet with details will be available at the Continuing Education office.  You must have Continuing Education Advisor approval for this course. Class meets 9/17, 9/19, 10/1, 10/3, 11/5, 11/19, 11/26, 12/3, 12/10, 1/3 (MAKE-UP DAY). Ten (10) maximum number of seats available, submit your complete application starting 06/17/13.

NURA 1060 51101
CLINICAL - NURSE AIDE

R

9/17-12/20

6:00a-2:00p

40

        CLINICAL

$325

Henon, C.

A health-related work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational theory, skills, and concepts. Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional. The clinical experience will be one week (specific dates are given in class) at a long term care facility from 6:00 am to 2:00 pm. You must have C.E Advisor approval for this course. Class meets 11/7, 11/21, 12/5, 12/12, 12/20. State Test is scheduled for TBA.

NURA 2000 51101
NURSE AIDE EXAM REVIEW

MF

9/13- 10/7

8:00a-1:45p

9

P228

$150

Henon, C.

This course is designed to provide skills review and practice for those individuals eligible to take the state exam without completing the entire nurse aide course. A small fee for liability insurance will be assessed. A criminal background check is required. An information sheet will be available at the continuing education office. The results of a tuberculosis screening within the last six months (negative PPD or Chest X-Ray). State Test is scheduled for (TBA). You must have Continuing Education Academic Advisor approval for this course. Ten (10) maximum number of seats available, submit your complete application starting 06/17/13.