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.
2016 - 2017 Program Dates
Part-Time (M-Th, 7:30–11:30 a.m. or 12-4 p.m.)
- 8/22/2016 – 10/05/2016 (two cohorts)
- 10/06/2016 – 11/29/2016 (two cohorts)
- 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.)
- 9/7/2016 – 11/12/2016
- 1/9/2017 – 3/18/2017
- 3/20/2017 – 6/3/2017
Full-Time (M-Th, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.)
- 6/29/2017 – 7/20/2017
- 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)
|NUA 101||Nurse Aide Health Care Skills||4.00|
|NUA 170||Nurse Aide Clinical Experience||1.00|
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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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From our students...
This program prepares you for all the aspects involved with working in a medical office and the teachers help you every step of the way.
From our teachers...
What I love about my job is meeting students from all walks of life.