SkillTech: LNA Training Program (Saturdays)
The LNA Training Program prepares adult students to pass the state exam required to obtain a license as a nursing assistant. The course focuses on the essentials for a nursing assistant`s safe and effective practices for care in a health care setting. Students will learn the basics of assisting patients, body mechanics, ethics and communication. Clinicals are held at a nursing home TBD. Students must have a command of the English language as evidenced by a high school diploma, GED, or a Vermont Adult Learning assessment recommendation. This assessment is free but VAL must be contacted. See application for more details.
Payment in full is needed to reserve a seat in this course. Students must be 18 by first clinical session. Call 802-857-7942 if you have questions or to request an application. Please note that submitting an application does not mean that you have been accepted into the class. Students who meet all the prerequisites listed above are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.
Day/Time: Classroom/lab(80 hours) meets on Saturdays, 8am to 4:30pm from February 10, 2018 until April 14, 2018. Clinical instruction (32 hours) takes place during the April 21, April 28, May 5 and May 2, 2018. at Burlington Health and Rehab. 8am-4:30pm. Time and dates be determined differently by instructor and class. Mandatory orientation is on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 10am. Class dates may change due to weather, etc.
Cost: $1,200.00 (additional costs include a $130 testing fee, a $20 Nursing Board fee, and the cost of a background check)
Registration Deadline: January 19,2018
Instructor: Ann Marie Sullivan, RN