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Nurse Assisting

The Nurse Assisting Program consists of theory and clinical experience. This program meets the Colorado OBRA certification requirements; successful graduates are eligible to take the state certification exam.

A reading test is required for entrance into the program. Additional costs, which are not included in the tuition, for this program include book, uniforms, watch with second hand, and fees associated with state board testing. Proof of a negative TB test is required prior to the clinical rotation.

This program is approved by the State Board of Nursing.

Nurse Assisting Program Flyer

Nurse Assisting Checklist

Gainful Employment Information

 

2016 - 2017 Program Dates

Part-Time (M-Th, 7:30–11:30 a.m. or 12-4 p.m.)

  • 11/30/2016 – 1/31/2017 (two cohorts)
  • 2/1/2017 – 3/20/2017 (two cohorts)
  • 3/21/2017 – 5/1/2017 (two cohorts)
  • 5/15/2017 – 6/28/2017 (two cohorts)

Part-Time (M, W 5–9 p.m.)

  • 1/9/2017 – 3/18/2017
  • 3/20/2017 – 6/3/2017

Part-Time (W, Th 5–9 p.m.)

  • 1/11/2017 – 3/18/2017
  • 4/5/2017 – 7/1/2017

Full-Time (M-Th, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.)

  • 6/29/2017 – 7/20/2017

 

Program Cost

  • Total Contact Hours: 92
  • Total Credit Hours: 5
  • Cost per Credit: $80
  • Additional Fees: $130
  • Estimated Program Cost: $530 (books may add to your final cost)

 

Courses

Code Course Credits
NUA 101 Nurse Aide Health Care Skills 4.00
NUA 170 Nurse Aide Clinical Experience 1.00

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