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Certified Nurse Assistant

Instructors: Michelle Cottingim

Prerequisite:  Good attendance record

This course follows the guidelines of the Illinois Department of Public Health to achieve a certificate as a Certified Nurse Assistant. Forty hours of hands-on clinical time is required. A fingerprint criminal background check is also required. Students in this program are expected to participate in routine activities on a daily basis that involve physical movement and enhance health-related fitness. They will work cooperatively in groups demonstrating decision making, leadership skills and responsible behaviors. Students will learn how physical fitness and healthy living affect workplace performance and success. Students must be able to do heavy lifting, pushing and pulling. (14051A001)


Articulated Credit Waubonsee Community College NAS 101 - Basic Nurse Assistant Training (6 credits).  Kishwaukee College NUR 100 - Basic Nurse Assistant Training (7 credits).

Other Certifications Certification as Nurse Assistant; CPR - Health Care Provider Card


Mrs. Cottingim can be reached at (815) 786-9873, extension 235 or via e-mail at MCottingim@ivvc.net.



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