This course is designed to meet the requirements for the nurse aide in Long Term Care Facilities. Student must complete a background check permission form which can be found at www.kirkwood.edu/nurseaide
promptly at the time of registration. Students will do a minimum of 30 hours of online work and will be required to log into the course 5 of 7 days each week as well as meet at an assigned lab location once each week for 6 weeks. Once students have completed the online and lab portion of the program, they will be be required to meet at an assigned clinical location to complete the 30 hours of clinical rotation portion of this training. Text book required: Hartman’s Nursing Assistant 3rd edition.