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Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide. 513902

Description

This 7-week training course is designed to prepare and educate students to work in a healthcare setting. Students will learn basic health care information, job responsibilities as a resident care team member, and legal aspects of resident care.


Requirements:
18 years or older
High school diploma or GED
Valid Drivers License
Take read and math exam (TABE)
Pass criminal background check and drug testing
Transportation


Curriculum: fundamentals of nursing, anatomy and physiology in both a classroom and clinical setting. In addition, professional conduct and employability skills are emphasized with each phase.


Certifications: Upon successful completion of the Certified Nursing Assistant Course, the individual will take the State of Delaware Nursing Assistant Exam.


Course Hours: Completion of the Certified Nursing Assistant Course is 170 hours. 95 hours are devoted to the classroom theory and skills practice and approximately 75 hours are devoted to clinical practice.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

7

Hours

173

Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent

School

Delaware Skills Center

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

500 Ships Landing Way, New Castle, DE 19720

Local WIB

1 - Statewide

Name of Credential

CNA License

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None

Refund Policy

Yes

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Delaware Health and Social Services- Division of H

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$60.00

In-State/District Tuition

$2,040.00

Other Fees

$220.00 Uniforms - A&H $80 Drug & Background $140

Total In-State Program Cost

$2,320.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$15.00 per hour
Required Certification: CNA License

Provider Status

Approved

Address

500 Ships Landing Way, New Castle, Delaware 19720

Phone Number

(302) 654-5392

Web Address

http://www.deskillscenter.org

Last Updated

Mar 12, 2021

Created

Sep 06, 2019