Health Careers - Technical Certificate

This is a one-semester course which prepares a high school senior to become a Certified Nurse Aide who provides direct patient care (taking vital signs, assisting with nourishment consumption, personal hygiene, etc.). The student will also spend time at a pre-assigned clinical setting. High school students in this program must also buy a supply kit. At the end of the semester, the student must pass the state exam in order to work as a CNA.


Dr. Tiffany Bohm - Dean of the Division of Health Professions
Leota Marks - Dean of Academic Workforce Programs

Yvonne Jackson - Instructor

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Health Careers
Course Number
Course Title
ALHT0104 Nursing Assistant
ALHT0109 Health Careers Today
Total Credits
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