Nursing Assistant Training Program

NURS 105
3 CR

The Nursing Assistant Training Program is an 80.5-hour course approved by the State of Michigan, Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs. The course consists of classroom, laboratory, and clinical instruction. The major emphasis is on long-term care with integration of concepts from acute care and home health care. Classroom hours will focus on theory, while laboratory hours will focus on attainment of skills that are necessary for the nursing assistant to possess. Clinical hours will focus on implementing skills obtained in the laboratory and will take place in a long-term care setting. [36-44.5-80.5]

Prerequisites: high school diploma or GED, and ACCUPLACER reading score of 60, or a "C" in TSRE 55; a high school diploma or GED; and a TB test