Nurse Aide Refresher

Classes Held at the Foothills Higher Education Center

Photo of a stethoscope and medical chartNurse Aide I Refresher classes are for individuals who who have let their Nurse Aide I certification lapse no longer than 3 years. Students are required by N.C. Board of Nursing to be a Level I Nursing Assistant and to list with N.C. Division of Facility Services and N.C. Board of Nursing. The course consists of primarily review and testing to assess student knowledge. Each student must complete course with passing academic and attendance requirements to maintain registry with N.C. Division of Facility Services and N.C. Board of Nursing. Hours and course content dictated by above listed governing bodies.

For Information on our Nurse Aide Refresher classes, call (828) 448-6140.


In order to register for the Nurse Aide Refresher class, you must:

  1. Provide a copy of your Driver’s License and Social Security card with names that match, copy of your Nurse Aide 1 course completion certificate which must be from a NC state approved program within the last 10 years and a copy of your High School Diploma or Equivalency.
  2. Bring all copies of the information to Wendy Houk at the Foothills Higher Education Center BEFORE the first day of class.


Additional Information

  • Cost: $125
  • This class is 48 hours

Students may register via the following methods:

  1. Online (click the button below)
  2. Call (828) 448-6046 Monday – Thursday from 9:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. in order to arrange an appointment for registration at Hildebrand Hall on the main campus.
  3. Download and Fax the Registration-Form. Our fax number is (828) 448-6179.


Current Schedule

Nurse Aide I Refresher Class

Class sessions meet in Room 166 of the Foothills Higher Education Center on Sterling Street in Morganton. The cost of the course is $125. When you are ready to register, make note of the section number of the class for which you want to register and enter that in the online registration form.

Request more information about the upcoming Nurse Aide Refresher classes:

  • Nurse Aide I or II, Phlebotomy, Medication Aide or Other