Nursing Assistant

Please note prices are subject to change.

Number: 213XNUR50601

Dates:April 12 - May 24, 2021 Other Dates

Meets: M, Tu, W and Th from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM; Clinical 05/03-05/18

Location: Northwest - Bldg 402 208

Cost: $874.00

Thank you for your interest! Unfortunately, this course is full. Please call 864-250-8800 to inquire about other course options.

Online registration for this course is unavailable. Please contact EDCT Records and Registration at 864-250-8800 during normal business hours or email BMC@gvltec.edu for assistance.

The Certified Nursing Assistant is the foundation or basis of nursing care. In addition, program completion and certification opens doors to many opportunities in the field of healthcare. CNA's are taught to work in long-term care and to assist in the activities of daily living. These basic care skills ensure quality of life for residents in facilities, homes, and hospitals.

The class consists of 60 hours of classroom/lab instruction and 40 hours clinical hands-on care. Experienced instructors will guide you through classroom lectures, lab practice sessions and the clinical rotation.

CNA duties include: bathing, grooming, feeding patients who are unable to feed themselves, and taking and recording vital signs. In addition, using good communication skills, the nurse assistant observes and reports the patient's physical, mental and emotional conditions.

Employment Opportunities: Long-term care facilities, home health, and hospitals.

Drug screen will be done in class for both day and evening of courses.

THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA MUST BE MET BEFORE REGISTERING:

* 18 years of age

* Able to read, write, and understand English to 8th Grade level

* ACCEPTABLE CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK DONE -

Special Note: During flu season, 10/1-3/31, all students attending clinical rotations, must have proof of current flu vaccine. Students unable to take the flu vaccine must provide documentation, from their physician, which states they are not to be inoculated.

Certification Testing and Fee: Upon successful completion of the Nursing Assistant training course, participants are prepared to take the state certification examination through Pearson VUE, an independent testing agency. A fee of $140 is required with the testing application. Applications for testing are completed on the final day of class and testing is scheduled on site and with the class.

For more information, call Nicol Sanders; Nicol.Sanders@gvltec.edu; 864 250-3639.

Notes:

PLEASE NOTE: Physical lifting/exertion required. This course requires students to bend, lift, pull, push and stand/walk for long periods of time. REQUIRED: Must obtain a criminal background check either before or after registering but MUST be done before class begins. Final acceptance into the program is dependent upon the background check results. SLED background check must be done by Applya (website https://myscreeningportal.org/ and phone number 864-990-3696). Cost is $38.05. TB test and drug screening will be completed in class. No refund or transfer will be given if drug screen is positive without proof that student is required to take prescription medication. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR is required before course starts or during the course. CPR must be completed before course ends. Required Textbook: Hartman's Nursing Assistant Care-The Basics, 5th edition ISBN 978-1-60425-100-5, approximate cost $31, available at Greenville Technical College bookstore. Failure of this class does not allow you a refund. Clinical dates 05/03/2021 through 05/18/2021 ; Mon through Thur 5pm until 9pm
Fee: $874.00
Hours:100.00
CEUs:10.00

Northwest - Bldg 402 208

Northwest Campus, Building 402, Room 208 Greenville Technical College 8109 White Horse Road Greenville, SC 29617 864-250-8800 or 864-250-3639 https://www.gvltec.edu/about_greenvilletech/campus_locations/northwest_campus/northwest-campus-map.html
Date Day Time Location
04/12/2021Monday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/13/2021Tuesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/14/2021Wednesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/15/2021Thursday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/19/2021Monday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/20/2021Tuesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/21/2021Wednesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/22/2021Thursday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/26/2021Monday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/27/2021Tuesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/28/2021Wednesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
04/29/2021Thursday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/03/2021Monday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/04/2021Tuesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/05/2021Wednesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/06/2021Thursday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/10/2021Monday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/11/2021Tuesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/12/2021Wednesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/13/2021Thursday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/17/2021Monday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/18/2021Tuesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/19/2021Wednesday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/20/2021Thursday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208
05/24/2021Monday5 PM to 9 PM Northwest - Bldg 402 208

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