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Nurse Aide Training

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The Nurse Aide Training program designed to meet the training requirements for the nurse aide in long-term care facilities. Emphasis is placed on achieving a basic level of knowledge of the resident, and demonstrating skills to provide safe and effective resident care. Students must complete a background check permission form at promptly after registration. Access to the Nurse Aide Electronic Background Permission Form here.   This must be completed no less than 48 business hours before the first day of class. Required textbook: Hartman’s Nursing Assistant Care, 3rd or 4th  edition, Hedman. Books are available at the Kirkwood Bookstore.  Audiobooks are available at  For more details about the program please go to

Class Details

21 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu.  
  Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed.  
  Weekly - Tue, Wed, Mon.  

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Oaknoll Retirement Community
  Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa.

Instructor : Vivian Ochola 

CEUs : 10.2

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Please read:  Clinic will be held February 18, 19, 24, 25, 26; March 2, 3, 4, 2020. Clinic #2 TBD. Physical, immunization, and documentation of two (2) negative Mantoux TB tests OR one (1) Quantiferon Gold blood test must be presented to your instructor the first week of class. For the Mantoux TB tests, one must be within 11 months of the start of the clinic. Mantoux TB test documentation MUST be on the Kirkwood form and presented to your instructor no later than the end of the first week of class. Additional requirements: 1) Physical exam (form can be found at, 2) Students must be at least 16 years old, 3) Attendance at each session will be expected, 4) Background check permission form at A non-refundable background check fee of $20.00 is included in tuition, and 5) Uniform, watch, and white leather-type shoes are needed for clinic. If the tuition is being billed to a facility, the facility needs to complete a sponsorship billing form and fax it to 319-398-7185. The student can then be registered. Your log in information will be sent to you via email one day after the class start date. Email subject line: Nurse Aide Training class log in information.



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, January 21, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
1/21/2020 - 1/23/2020 Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Coralville, Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa  Map, Room: 212 Vivian Ochola 
1/27/2020 - 2/17/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Coralville, Kirkwood Regional Center at the University of Iowa  Map, Room: 212 Vivian Ochola 
2/18/2020 - 3/4/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed 5:00 PM - 9:30 PM Iowa City, Oaknoll Retirement Community  Map, Room: Recreation Room Vivian Ochola 

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