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Nurse Aide Training

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The Nurse Aide Training program is 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 www.kirkwood.edu/nurseaide promptly after registration.  Access to 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 audible.com.   For more details about the program please go to http://www.kirkwood.edu/nurseaide.
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Class Details

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

Location : Linn Hall Location : 
  Linn Hall.

Instructor : Caitlin Schnoebelen 

CEUs : 10.2

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Notice

Please read:  Clinic will be held at Linn Hall, room 2138. College credit will not be given for this class. Physical, immunizations, 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 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 www.kirkwood.edu/nurseaide), 2) Students must be at least 16 years old, 3) Attendance at each session will be expected, 4) Background check permission form at www.kirkwood.edu/nurseaide, click on the "Requirements" tab, then the last sentence of #4. 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.

Tuition: 

$595.00


Schedule Information

Skip dates: (No class on 09/06/2021)

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
8/23/2021 - 10/5/2021 Weekly - Mon, Tue 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM Cedar Rapids, Linn Hall  Map, Room: 3102 Caitlin Schnoebelen  ClassRoom
10/11/2021 - 10/13/2021 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed 2:00 PM - 8:15 PM Cedar Rapids, Linn Hall  Map, Room: 2138 Caitlin Schnoebelen  Clinical
10/18/2021 - 10/20/2021 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed 2:00 PM - 8:15 PM Cedar Rapids, Linn Hall  Map, Room: 2134 Caitlin Schnoebelen  Clinical

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