Arizona Western College Nursing Assistant Certificate Program
Nursing Assistant – Certificate (CERT.NURAS)
Graduates will demonstrate basic knowledge as required of beginning nursing assistant practitioners. Program Description: This course prepares the learner for taking the state examination to become a certified nursing assistant. The Arizona State Board of Nursing requires evidence of citizenship or nationality for state certification (CNA). Fingerprints needed to take the licensure exam.
Major Code: CERT.NURAS
Contact: Career and Technical Education Division (928) 344-7567
A. Required major courses: NUR 101 Nursing Assistant 5
B. Other departmental requirements: In order to be eligible to apply for the AWC Nursing Assistant Program, the student must have the following:
*The Arizona State Board of Nursing requires evidence of citizenship or nationality for state certification (CNA).
* Total Cost of Program: In State $879.00 Total Cost of Program: Out of State $929.00 Tuition: In state $360.00 Tuition Out of State: $410.00
Other fees: Textbook and Workbook: $100.00 Fingerprint Clearance Card: $65.00 Uniform: Tan Scrubs: $40.00 Program Badge: $6.00 CPR Card: $35.00 Tuberculosis Screening: $20.00 Drug Test: $38.00 Gait Belt: $20.00 Lab Fee: $175.00 (Includes the State Certification Test Fee) Bus Fee per semester: $5.00 Graduation Fee: $15.00
*Participant will be required to wear white shoes and have a watch indicating seconds.
Enrollment Status and Credential Verification: 928-344-7567 Tanja Eiben, Administrative Assistant Career and Technical Education, Arizona Western College Additional information: Website link to the program.
Financial Aid Offered: Pell Grant and funds from Federal, state, institutional and private resources which include grants and student loans.
Refund Policy: Visit: http://www.azwestern.edu, course catalog, select the corresponding year, Registration & Fees section, Refund Policies.
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|Entrance Requirements:||Score of 60 or higher on CPT Reading Placement T|
|Completion:||Will lead to AZ State Board of Nursing License|
|School:||Arizona Western College (Details)|
|Address:||2020 S. Ave 8E
Yuma, AZ 85365
|Phone Number:||(928) 344-7769|
|Fax Number:||(928) 317-6048|
|WIA Approved Program:||Yes|
|Curriculum Competency Based:||Yes|
|Total Credit/Curriculum Hours:||5|
|Total Number of Training Weeks:||8|
|Training Location(s):||2020 S Avenue 8E, Yuma, AZ 85365|
|Type of Attainment:||Will lead to AZ State Board of Nursing License|
|Type of financial aid offered or have access to:||Pell Grant, WIA|
|Refund Policy:||Visit: http://www.azwestern.edu, course catalog|