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Certified Nursing Assistant

 You can become a Certified Nursing Assistant in 6-8 weeks. And TCL Continuing Education has the course to make that happen!

Nursing Assistants perform Activities of Daily Living under the supervision of nursing staff.  Employment opportunities include positions  in skilled nursing facilities, hospitals, medical offices, assisted living facilities and home health agencies.  Students that successfully complete this state-approved course are eligible  for NACES testing to become certified. The total hours for this course is 110 hours.

Courses are listed below:

*Beaufort Campus*

**January 5, 2016 – April 14, 2016

Instructor: Dorothy Hodges & Sandra Rotter

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**February 2, 2016 – March 23, 2016

Instructor: Sandra Rotter

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**April 12, 2016 – June 1, 2016

Instructor: Sandra Rotter

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*Hampton Campus*

**February 01, 2016 – March 16, 2016

Instructor: Marie Benton

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**April 4, 2016 – May 31, 2016

Instructor: Gwen Smith

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Tuition $859, SLED $26, WorkKeys free if all 3 tests taken within one week.  Books will be purchased in the TCL Bookstore, (Approx. $45.50)

Prior to paying for tuition, students must:

  • Make an appointment to meet with Marilynn Koerber (843-525-8368)
  • Take WorkKeys Applied Math, Locating Information and Reading For Information.  All 3 tests are free if taken within one week; if it takes more than one week to complete all 3 tests, they are $18 per test.  Testing is offered every Thursday at 9:00 AM.
  • Pass a criminal background check ($26)

Class limited to 8 students.

Courses  are held on the Beaufort, New River and Hampton Campuses.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: To provide basic level of both knowledge and demonstrable skills for individuals who provide nursing or nursing related services to residents in a skilled nursing facility (SNF) or nursing facility (NF) and who are not licensed health professionals or volunteers, who provide services without monetary compensation.

Be Sure You Meet Course Requirements before Applying. Click here for details.

For more info, contact:
Marilynn Koerber
Program Coordinator

Students must have immediate access to a computer and internet service to take online classes