CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE 


Students learn the necessary skills to work in long-term care, home health, or hospital environments.  A method of instruction providing detail education, training, and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care, generally at clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty.  On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation, and placement is the responsibility of the college faculty.  Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences.  

Upon completion of the 60 hours in the classroom and 40 hours of clinicals, each student will be required to take the State of Texas Certified Nurse Aide Competency Examination with PEARSON VUE.  Students will now submit their own applications and testing fees directly to PEARSON VUE after completion of the class. 

A maximum of ten (10) participants will be accepted for this class. 

IMPORTANT:  You will not be allowed to register or pay for this class without all requirements being met.  Criminal background checks will be performed for all students.  NO REFUNDS will be given for criminal background checks. 

CPR Certification is required and not included in tuition fees.  Other supplies not included in the tuition and fees are a blood pressure cuff and stethoscope.

 

Steps Required to Register for Nurse Aide (CNA)

Step 1: Bring All Shot Records & Photo ID

  • MMR – 2 shot Series or TITER
  • Current negative TB Test (no older than 1 year prior to the first class day)
  • Tetanus (no older than 10 years prior to the first class day)
  • Hepatitis Series or TITER  **Note: HEP B - only titer needed if student cannot find shot record or is in middle of series**
  • Varicella (Chickenpox) or Proof of Illness
  • Flu Shot required of all students enrolled between October 1st and March 31st
  • Valid Driver’s License or ID
  • Social Security Card (names must match on all documents and not expire before the end of class)

Step 2: Complete the SPC CE application

Step 3: Register

Step 4: New students create a Continuing Education account, existing students, login

 

COST: $300.00

 


 

Class Offerings

SCHEDULE
 DAYS
TIME
LOCATION
2/5/19 to 3/30/19 TR 4:45 to 9:15 pm  Lubbock Center
6/3/19 to 7/8/19 MTR 5:30 to 9:30 pm Plainview Center
       

 CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE CLINICAL

A clinical health-related, work-based learning experience that enables the student to apply specialized occupational therapy, skills and concepts learned in the class environment to be applied in actual health care facilities.  Direct supervision is provided by the clinical professional.  This course is required for all students taking the Certified Nurse Aide class.

 

COST: $200.00

Class Offerings

SCHEDULE
DAYS
TIME
LOCATION
7/14/2019-7/28/2019 SS  6:00 am-2:00 pm Plainview Campus