Start your career in healthcare!
In just 8 weeks you can be on your way to a rising career in healthcare. 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.
*Registration Deadline Notice*
Students must register at least 6 business days PRIOR to the start date in order to allow time for completion of program checklist requirements. The program checklist is available from advisors and on this webpage. For questions, please contact the Welcome Desk 720-423-4702.
Learn more about career advancement, licensing and credit transfering for Nurse Assisting and other Health Science and Administration programs with our HSA Road Map.
2017 - 2018 Program Dates
Please note that end dates are approximate.
Part-Time (M-Th, 7:30–11:30 a.m. or 12-4 p.m.)
- 8/21/2017 – 10/12/2017
- 10/16/2017 – 12/14/2017
- 1/8/2018 – 3/5/2018
- 3/12/2018 – 5/10/2018
- 5/14/2018 – 7/12/2018
Part-Time (M-W, 5–9 p.m.)
- 9/11/2017 – 12/13/2017
- 1/8/2018 – 4/18/2018
- 4/23/2018 – 7/18/2018
- Total Credit Hours: 5
- Estimated Program Cost: $665 (books may add to your final cost)
It's free to apply to Emily Griffith Technical College. You're under no obligation once you apply. Filling out an application allows us to connect you with people who can provide more information about your preferred studies and career goals.
Hourly Pay = $11.48
Annual Salary = $23,872
Hourly Pay = $15.34
Annual Salary = $31,915
To what types of jobs do these skills apply?
- CNA positions
- Companion aide
- Home health aide
- Primary care provider
What types of companies might hire me?
- Assisted living centers
- Boarding homes
- Home health agencies
- Mental health facilities
- Rehab centers
- Senior day care centers
- Temporary nursing agencies
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