Certified Nursing Assistant

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Certified Nursing Assistant
September 14, 2016 – November 13, 2016
Monday and Tuesday
9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Times will adjust accordingly)
Cost: $2000.00
Roane General Hospital
Maximum 10 Students

This 136 hour course onto the nursing career ladder is designed to meet the WV State Requirements to prepare a nursing assistant to work in a long-term care facility and sit for the State’s certification examination to be a Certified Nursing Assistant. Additional hours have been incorporated to train students to work in any health care facility as a nursing assistant (hospital, home health, assisted living). Areas of study include medical ethics, infection control, communication, resident’s rights, vital signs, activities of daily living, restorative care, death and dying, and the again process. This course includes 80 hours of classroom instruction, and 56 hours of clinical instruction at an approved facility.

Program requirements:

  • Current immunizations
  • Criminal background check
  • White scrubs
  • Clean close toed shoes

Application Procedure for WED Progams:

1. Submit program application to WED.

2. T0 seek HEAPS funding, complete both FAFSA and HEAPS as required, on line, by following the instructions below: Complete your FAFSA application at www.fafsa.ed.gov (WVU-P institutional number is 003828) THEN complete your HEAPS application at: https://www.wvhepc.org/secure/apps/applications/heaps/welcome.aspx (KEEP YOUR CONFIRMATION CODE PRESENTED AT THE END OF YOUR HEAPS APPLICATION PROCESS.)

3. Watch your email for funding approval. You will be notified of any further documentation that FAFSA or HEAPS requires. Submit all requested documents to WVU-Parkersburg Financial Aid Office. For inquiries concerning the status of your funding, please call 304-424- 8210 or email ude.puvwnull@dianif.

To register: Call or email today to reserve your seat:

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Martha Leeson Coordinator of Short Term Programs Workforce & Economic Development
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