PCT 102 - Articulated Nursing Assistant

This course is designed to prepare a non-professional worker with minimal skills and knowledge to perform carefully selected patient care activities, in a nursing home or hospital under direction of the Registered Professional Nurse. Upon successful completion, the graduate can apply for certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant. Course content includes classroom activities, simulated laboratory experiences and hands-on experience in a designated clinical agency. Classroom and clinical experiences focus on topics related to the provision of personal patient care and patient care procedures in health care agencies.

This course is divided into 35 hours of classroom/theoretical study and 40 hours of clinical experience.

Teacher: Denario Kelly