Nursing Assistant Certificate/Area of Specialization (3310)
NOTE: This program will be available fall 2018 pending approval by the Ohio Department of Higher Education.
Nursing assistants work in long-term care facilities, hospitals and other facilities delivering direct care, such as bathing and dressing patients, under the direct supervision of a nurse. The HLTH 1350 Nursing Assistant course includes classroom learning and hands-on clinical training. This course introduces basic knowledge and skills for care of the clients in a nursing home or long-term care facility. It also reinforces customer service skills and medical language skills. Successful completion of this course qualifies students to take the Ohio Department of Health’s Training Competency Evaluation Test to become a State-Tested Nursing Assistant.