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.
  • You are limited to three attempts to become successful and pass CNA I.
  • 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
52324August 21
Nov 02
Nov 28
Nov 20
M,T,TH
M,T,W,TH,F
8:00 am
7:00 am
12:30 pm
12:00 pm
$230HEC166
There will be no class on 9/04 or 11/23
NA I Class
NA I Clinical
52327August 21
Nov 01
Nov 21
Nov 14
M,T,W,TH
M,T,W,TH,F
1:00 pm
1:00 pm
4:30 pm
6:00 pm
$230HEC166
There will be no class on 9/04 or 11/23
NA I Class
NA I Clinical
52328August 21
Nov 02
Nov 28
Nov 20
M,T,TH
M,T,W,TH,F
5:00 pm
5:00 pm
9:30 pm
10:00 pm
$230HEC166
There will be no class on 9/04 or 11/23
Register Online for a Nurse Aide I Class

 

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