Nurse Aide I

Classes Held at the Foothills Higher Education Center

This program provides the opportunity to pursue a healthcare career with entry-level skills in a hospital or nursing home setting.  Upon successful completion, the students will be eligible to apply for The Nurse Aide I test administered by NACES.  After passing the state test, the student will be listed on the Nurse Aide I registry at DHHS. CPR for Basic Life Support Certification is now included with this class.

Requirements

In order to register for the NA I class, you must:

  1. Score at least a ninth grade level on the TABE test. To schedule your TABE, please call (828) 448-6140.
  2. Provide copies of a valid driver’s license and social security card (names must match).
  3. Provide a copy of your High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma or sealed transcript of grades or be currently enrolled in the last year of the WPCC Burke Middle College, WPCC AHSD program, or WPCC High School Equivalency program.

 

Additional Information

  • Students will be required to have a criminal background check submitted to Blue Ridge Healthcare. The criminal background check must be completed after class begins.
  • Students will be required to have a complete physical exam by their healthcare provider; forms will be given out during registration.
  • Students may enroll up to 3 times in the NA 1 program
  • Cost: $230.00
  • Textbook: NC Nurse Aide I available in the WPCC Bookstore

Our Nurse Aide classes for Spring are open for enrollment. Please complete the online registration form below. Payment must be received before you are completely registered for class.

 

 

ClassSectionBeginEndDaysBegin TimeEnd TimeCostRoom
NA I Class
NA I Clinical
CPR
53653Jan 08
Mar 19
Feb 23
April 17
April 10
Feb 23
M,T,TH
M,T,TH
F
8:00 am
7:00 am
8:00 am
12:30 pm
12:00 pm
5:00 pm 1 Hr Break
$230HEC166
There will be no class(es) on 1/15 or week of 04/2-
04/5/18
NA I Class
NA I Clinical
CPR
53654Jan 08
Mar 15
April 19
Mar 28
Feb 02
M,T,W,TH
M,T,W,TH
F
1:00 pm
1:00 pm
8:00 am
4:30 pm
6:00 pm
5:00 pm 1 Hr Break
$230HEC166
There will be no class(es) on 1/15 or week of 04/2-
04/5/18
NA I Class
NA I Clinical
53661Jan 08
Mar 19
April 17
April 10
Feb 16
M,T,TH
M,T,TH
F
5:00 pm
5:00 pm
8:00 am
9:30 pm
10:00 pm
5:00 pm 1 Hr Break
$230HEC166
There will be no class(es) on 1/15 or week of 04/2-
04/5/18
Register Online for a Nurse Aide I Class

 

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