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Course Description

The Nurse Aide Training Program focuses on the fundamentals of nursing and care giving techniques. The 150-hour course consists of five modules. Instructors deliver an intensive hands-on approach to prepare participants with the vocational skills to be a skilled healthcare provider. Participants develop knowledge and skills through theory and practice in the classroom and nursing lab settings.

Upon successful completion of the course and the state examination, participants are credentialed as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) and a member of the Hawaii Nurse Aide Registry.

Graduates of the Nurse Aide program are also eligible to enroll in the Nurse Aide II: Patient Care Technician (HLTH5120) Program.

Learner Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course participants will be able to:

  1. Apply standard precautions in the provision of care.
  2. Demonstrate appropriate skills to assist the resident in attaining and maintaining independence.
  3. Execute safe and effective personal care and hygiene when assisting with activities of daily living.
  4. Employ the use of residents rights as defined by state and federal agencies.
  5. Assess and respond to the social and mental health needs of the resident related to the aging process and impaired cognition.

Notes

Joy Mahiko
Workforce Development Coordinator
jmahiko@hawaii.edu

For assistance call our office at 455-0477.

Prerequisites

No high school diploma required. *Minimum 9th grade reading level required. Complete and turn in Nurse Aide Application Form, Non-credit Registration Form, Physical Examination Clearance Form, and current criminal abstract.

Placement test can be taken Monday - Thursday from 8am - 2pm. Please call the office at 455-0477 two business days in advance.

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Application

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Health Program Application

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Type
Discussion
Days
Su, Sa
Time
8:30AM to 4:30PM
Dates
Jun 16, 2019 to Aug 17, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
150.0
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $2,200.00 Click here to get more information
Type
Discussion
Days
Sa, Su
Time
8:30AM to 4:30PM
Dates
Jul 13, 2019 to Sep 08, 2019
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
150.0
Course Fee(s)
Tuition non-credit $2,500.00 Click here to get more information
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