Nursing Assistant

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Program Number: 30-543-1
School Year: 2020-2021
Technical Diploma
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend
This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

Ignite your passion for helping people and begin your journey in the medical field with a Nursing Assistant technical diploma from Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

The Nursing Assistant program at Moraine Park prepares students to take the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry exam through a combination of more than 75 hours of classroom theory, laboratory work and clinical experience. Students learn the skills they need to work in long-term care settings, such as taking vital signs, bathing, dressing, making beds and other direct resident care.

Please note: Starting in fall 2020, the Nursing Assistant program will decrease to 2 credits and 75 hours to include classroom theory, laboratory work and clinical experience.

What You’ll Learn

Moraine Park’s Nursing Assistant training prepares students for work as nursing assistants by teaching the foundations of how to communicate and interact with patients, family and co-workers, maintain and protect client rights, and record observations. Students also learn ethical and legal responsibilities of nursing assistants, how to provide safe care for a diverse population, assist clients with long-term, disabling conditions, and more.

Number Title Crs
Semester 1
543-200 Nursing Assistant 2
Total 2
 
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