2014 Health Care Course Schedule
Nursing Assistant I
|78449||Nursing Assistant I||1/4 - 4/12||Sa||8:00a-5:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||78449 Clinical||3/22 - 4/6||SSu||6:45a-3:15p||TBA|
|78450||Nursing Assistant I||1/6 - 4/16||MT||6:00p-10:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||78450 Clinical||3/25 - 4/14||MT||2:45p-11:15p||TBA|
|78451||Nursing Assistant I||1/8 - 4/17||WTH||8:00a-12:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||78451 Clinical||3/26 - 4/10||WTH||6:45a-3:15p||TBA|
|78452||Nursing Assistant I||1/8 - 4/17||WTH||1:00p-5:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||78452 Clinical||3/26 - 4/10||WTH||6:45a-3:15p||TBA|
|78453||Nursing Assistant I||1/8 - 4/17||WTH||6:00p-10:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||78453 Clinical||3/26 - 4/10||WTH||2:45p-11:15p||TBA|
|80347||Nursing Assistant I||4/26 - 8/9||S||8:00a-5:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||80347 Clinical||7/19 - 8/3||SSu||6:45a-3:15p||TBA|
|80348||Nursing Assistant I||4/28 - 8/12||MT||6:00p-10:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||80348 Clinical||7/21 - 8/5||MT||2:45p-11:15p||TBA|
|80349||Nursing Assistant I||4/30 - 8/7||WTH||8:00a-12:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||80349 Clinical||7/16 - 7/31||WTH||6:45a-3:15p||TBA|
|80350||Nursing Assistant I||4/30 - 8/7||WTH||1:00p - 5:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||80350 Clinical||7/16 - 7/31||WTH||6:45a - 3:15p||TBA|
|80351||Nursing Assistant I||4/30 - 8/7||WTH||6:00p-10:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||80351 Clinical||7/16 - 7/31||WTH||2:45p-11:15p||TBA|
Nursing Assistant II
|78454||Nursing Assistant II||1/6 - 4/14||MT||8:00a-12:30p||GS 115|
|Clinical||78454 Clinical||3/4 - 4/7||MT||6:45a-3:15p||VIDANT|
|78455||Nursing Assistant II||1/6 - 4/14||MT||5:30p-10:00p||GS 303|
|Clinical||78455 Clinical||3/4 - 4/7||MT||2:45p-11:15p||VIDANT|
|80371||Nursing Assistant II||4/28 - 8/12||MT||8:00a-12:00p||GS 115|
|Clinical||80371 Clinical||7/7 - 8/5||MT||6:45a-3:15p||VIDANT|
|80372||Nursing Assistant II||4/28 - 8/12||MT||6:00p-10:00p||GS 303|
|Clinical||80372 Clinical||7/7 - 8/5||MT||2:45p-11:15p||VIDANT|
Nursing Assistant Refresher Courses
|78448||NA I Refresher||1/17 - 3/21||F||8:00a-12:00p||GS 303|
|80346||NA I Refresher||5/20 - 6/24||TTH||1:00p-5:00p||GS 303|
|78447||Medication Aide||4/08 - 4/17||TTH||9:00a-3:00p||GS 303|
|80345||Medication Aide||6/06 - 6/20||W||8:00a-5:00p||GS 303|
Pharmacy Technician Levels I & II
|78443||Pharmacy Tech I||1/13 - 4/14||M||6:30p-9:30p||Reddrick 226|
|80443||Pharmacy Tech I||5/12 - 8/11||M||6:30p-9:30p||TBA|
|78442||Pharmacy Tech II||1/15 - 4/9||W||6:30p-9:30p||Reddrick 226|
|80444||Pharmacy Tech II||5/14 - 8/6||W||6:30p-9:30p||TBA|
12 Lead-EKG Monitor Technician
|80055||EKG Monitor Tech||2/4 - 4/8||TTH||8:30a-12:30p||GS 404|
|80054||EKG Monitor Tech||2/4 - 4/8||TTH||6:00p-10:00p||GS 202|
|84310||EKG Monitor Tech||6/3 - 8/12||TTH||8:30a-12:30p||GS 404|
Phlebotomy (National Certification)
|78444||Phlebotomy||1/27 - 5/23||MTTH||6:00p-10:00p||GS 404|
|80438||Phlebotomy||7/7 - 11/3||MTTH||6:00p-10:00p||GS 404|
CPR Healthcare Provider
|78423||CPR Healthcare Provider||4/11||F||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|78424||CPR Healthcare Provider||4/12||Sa||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|78426||CPR Healthcare Provider||5/2||F||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|78427||CPR Healthcare Provider||5/9||F||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|84315||CPR Healthcare Provider||6/06||F||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|84322||CPR Healthcare Provider||6/07||Sa||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|84339||CPR Healthcare Provider||6/27||F||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|84337||CPR Healthcare Provider||6/28||Sa||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|84323||CPR Healthcare Provider||7/25||F||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
|84325||CPR Healthcare Provider||7/26||Sa||8:30a-3:30p||GS 404|
Certified Nurse Assistants play a vital role in health care delivery by providing routine patient care. Working under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), the CNA responds to patient's needs, check blood pressure, temperature, pulse and breathing. This 144-hour Certified Nurse Assistant training program is designed to prepare individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to provide personal care and perform basic nursing skills. It includes classroom, lab, and clinical learning experiences. At the end of the course, the successful graduate will receive a certificate of course completion and assistance with application process for the NACES/Pearson Vue NC State Competency Examination ($101). Tuition Cost: $213, Books: approximately $90.
Pre-requisite: Nursing Assistant I. The Nursing Assistant II course teaches graduates to perform advanced nursing procedures. It includes 80 hours classroom/lab and 80 hours clinical learning experiences. Students desiring to enroll in this class must meet admission requirements, be CPR certified, and have a current listing as a NA I with the Division of Health Services Regulations in Raleigh. Upon successful completion, the NA II graduate will be listed with the NC Board of Nursing with employment opportunities at the hospital, Doctor's office, and home health levels. Tuition Cost: $215. Books: approximately $90.
This applies the skills learned in class/lab in a long term care or skilled nursing facility (nursing home).
Pre-requisite: Must be previously listed as NA I and license can not exceed 5 years of expiration. This course offers a Refresher on Nursing Assistant I materials and skills. The student is eligible if NAI is expired or certified in another state and desires certification in NC. A photo ID copy is needed and verification of Social Security Card. Both photo ID and SS card must match for NACES Testing. Tuition Cost: $135. NACES Testing: $101.00.
This course is designed to meet the training requirements for becoming qualified to be a Medication Aide. The course will cover the six rights of medication administration for non-licensed personnel. Topics will include medication administration via the oral, topical and instillation routes, medical asepsis, hand hygiene, terminology, and legal implications. Upon completion, students should be able to take the competency exam and demonstrate skills necessary to qualify for listing on the North Carolina Medication Aide Registry. Tuition Cost: $80, Book: approximately $15.
Healthcare Provider is a basic life support course including relief or foreign body airway obstruction, 1 and 2 rescuers CPR in infant, child, and adult, and use of automated external defibrillators in adult and child. Tuition Cost: $80, Book $16 (AHA-Health Care Providers) & Face Mask $10.95 (+tax) at PCC bookstore.
The EKG Monitor Technician Program focuses on Acute and Critical Care Heart Monitoring and reflects the latest knowledge in the Cardiac field. It begins by covering all the basics of arrhythmia interpretation and covers cardiac anatomy and physiology and clinical interpretation of the electrocardiography and pacemaker rhythms. This program may be taken by a student with either no EKG training or by a student who previously had basic EKG training interpretation. Employment is usually at the hospital level, in an Acute or Critical Care area of the hospital setting. Tuition Cost: $205, Book: approximately $80.
Phlebotomy training prepares the student to draw blood specimens from patients for the purpose of testing and analyzing blood. A phlebotomist's job includes maintenance of equipment used in obtaining blood specimen; the use of appropriate communication skills when working with patients; the selection of venipuncture sites; the care of blood specimen; and the entry of the testing process into the computer, as well as clerical duties associated with record keeping of the blood tests. The course consists of theory and clinical experiences in performing blood collections. The student must be a high school graduate or have a High School Equivalency, CPR certified or scheduled to take Healthcare Provider CPR at PCC, and meet immunization requirements. One full week of clinical 8a-5p is required during the last week of course. Tuition Cost: $215. Book: approximately $75.
This course is designed for employees who will be trained to work under the supervision of a pharmacist in a pharmacy. This course provides the student with basic knowledge and skills required working as a technician in a pharmacy. This course includes basic math review, drug calculations, drug classification, drug distribution, and terminology. A book is required and can be purchased at the PCC book store. Tuition Cost: $131.25, Book: approximately $75.
This course provides the student with advanced knowledge and skills required for working as a pharmacy technician II. Under the direct supervision of a registered pharmacist, the pharmacy technician may be responsible for compounding and dispensing medical prescriptions. This course includes compounding, calculations, drug classification, and review for certification. Prerequisite: Pharmacy Technician I. Tuition Cost: $131.25, Book: approximately $75.
(Skills Only) Student must have completed Part 1- via e-learning online; student will need to bring in online certificate to skills course. Cost: PCC Tuition $20, On-line portion $22, and Face Mask $13, plus tax (PCC Bookstore).
(Class includes- video, skills, & written test) Cost: PCC Tuition $25, Book and Face Mask $30.98 (PCC Bookstore).