This course of instruction prepares you for entry level positions in the health care industry. Graduates of this program will be able to provide basic care needs, communicate and interact effectively with patients. You will be able to assist patients in attaining and maintaining maximum functional independence, while observing patient rights. You will learn how to perform basic first aid, CPR, take and record vital signs. You will also be able to apply the elements of basic nutrition, follow infection control measures and apply proper body mechanics when taking care of patients’ activities of daily living.
Nurse Aide Program
Be 18 years of age
Present proof of secondary education (high school diploma or GED certification)
Provide two forms of government issued identification
Must be listed as employable by the Employee Misconduct Registry (EMR)
Geriatric Nursing and Disorders in Late Life: Refresher Course
This refresher course will review and update the new 2015 NNAAP guidelines and skills. Additionally, provide a comprehensive review of Alzheimer’s/Dementia modalities and disease process, which will enable you to gain a better understanding and improve the care you provide to the elder client.
BLS for Healthcare Providers
This course will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to save a life for victims of all ages. You will learn how to use an automated external defibrillator (AED) and how to relieve chocking (foreign-body airway obstruction). This course will enable you to recognize emergencies such as sudden cardiac arrest and know how to respond to them.
No Admission Requirements
STUDENT COMPLAINT POLICY
This school has a Certificate of Approval from the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC).
The TWC-assigned school number is: S4239.
The school’s programs are approved by TWC and Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS).
Students must address their concerns about this school or any of its educational programs by following the grievance process outlined in the school’s catalog. Schools are responsible for ensuring and documenting that all students have received a copy of the school’s grievance procedures and for describing these procedures in the school’s published catalog. If, as a student, you were not provided with this information, please inform school management.
Students dissatisfied with this school’s response to their complaint or who are not able to file a complaint with the school, can file a formal complaint with TWC, as well as with other relevant agencies or accreditors, if applicable.
Information on filing a complaint with TWC can be found on TWC’s website at www.texasworkforce.org/careerschoolstudents.