- Instructional Hours: 120
- Outside Effort Hours: 37
- Course Number: 30543300
- Credits: 3.00
Prepares learners for entry-level employment as assistants to a licensed nurse. During the 120 hour, Wisconsin department of health services approved program, students will be required to demonstrate the following skills: communication, basic nursing assistant and personal care skills, attention to client’s rights; and care of clients with dementias. Upon successful completion of the program, the student is eligible to take the Wisconsin Nursing Assistant competency evaluation for employment in nursing homes, hospitals, home health agencies, hospices, CBRF's, assisted living centers and homes for the developmentally disabled.
Prereq: Student must be active in Nursing Assistant program and meet all enrollment requirements: completed Nursing Assistant Functional Ability Criteria form and Criminal Caregiver Background Check.