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Nurse Aide Training

ID : 95364   
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This course 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 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 edition, Hedman.   Books are available at the Kirkwood Bookstore. Audiobooks are available at   For more details about the program please go to


Class Details

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

Location : Multiple Location : 
  Linn County Regional Center
  Heritage Specialty Care.

Instructor : Julia Jenkins 

CEUs : 10.2

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Please read:  Clinic #1 will be held 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM April 19, 23, 25, 26, 2018 at West Ridge; Clinic #2 will be held 6:00 AM to 2:00 PM on April 30, May 2, 3, 7, 2018 at West Ridge.. Students will be assigned to one of the clinics. College credit will not be given for this class. Physical, immunization and documentation of 2 negative TB tests must be presented to your instructor the first day 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.



Registration Closes On
Monday, March 12, 2018 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
3/12/2018 - 5/7/2018 Weekly - Mon, Wed, Thu 9:45 AM - 1:15 PM Hiawatha, Linn County Regional Center  Map, Room: 500 Julia Jenkins 
4/19/2018 - 4/26/2018 Weekly - Mon, Wed, Thu 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM Cedar Rapids, Heritage Specialty Care  Map, Room: Classroom Julia Jenkins 
4/30/2018 - 5/7/2018 Weekly - Mon, Wed, Thu 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM Cedar Rapids, Heritage Specialty Care  Map, Room: Classroom Julia Jenkins 

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