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NURSE AIDE TRAINING
   
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Course and Section #
Day
Date
Time
Hours
Room
Fee
Instructor

NURA 1001 51101
NURSE AIDE FOR HEALTH CARE

TWR 09/08-12/23 8:00a-3:25p 76 P607 $425 Greenlee, E./
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 resident’s 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:                                 $  95.00
Criminal Background Check:                 45.00
Liability Insurance                                    13.00 FA
Semester

Textbook: Nursing Assistant Care, The Basics 
4th Edition; 
Workbook:  Nursing Assistant Care, The Basics 4th Edition.

You will also need navy blue scrubs, white nurse or white leather athletic shoes, and 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.    Submit application packet starting 06/16/15.

Class Meets:      Lecture     DATES: 9/8, 9/17, 9/22, 9/29, 10/8, 10/13, 10/22, 10/27, 11/05, 11/12.
Open Lab:   DATES:  10/20 and 11/3.   Open Lab Hours 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
 
 Maxmium of ten (10) seats available.  Submission of completed application starts 06/16/15.

Course and Section #
Day
Date
Time
Hours
Room
Fee
Instructor

NURA 1060 51101
NURSE AIDE FOR HEALTH CARE CLINICAL

MTW 09/08-12/23 6:00a-3:00p 48 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 3:00 pm. You must have C.E Advisor approval for this course. Class meets:  11/10, 11/17, 12/8, 12/21, 12/23.   Mandatory Clinical Orientation: 11/04.