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2014 Health Care Course Schedule

Nursing Assistant I

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
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

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
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

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
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


Medication Aide

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
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

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
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

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
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)

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
78444 Phlebotomy 1/27 - 5/23 MTTH 6:00p-10:00p GS 404
Clinical Clinical Phlebotomy Varies MTWTHF 8:00a-5:00p Varies
80438 Phlebotomy 7/7 - 11/3 MTTH 6:00p-10:00p GS 404
Clinical Clinical Phlebotomy Varies Varies 8:00a-5:00p Varies


CPR Healthcare Provider

ID# Course Dates Meet Time Location
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

 

Nursing Assistant I
Hours: 144

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.


Nursing Assistant II
Hours: 160

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.

Nursing Assistant I Clinical
Hours: 48

This applies the skills learned in class/lab in a long term care or skilled nursing facility (nursing home).

Nursing Assistant II Clinical
Hours: 88

Nursing Assistant Refresher I
Hours:  40

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.

Medication Aide
Hours: 24

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.

CPR Healthcare Provider
Hours: 6

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.

 12 Lead- EKG Monitor Technician
Hours: 82

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 (National Certification)
Hours: 232

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.

Pharmacy Technician I
Hours: 40

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.

Pharmacy Technician II
Hours: 40

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.

Basic Life Support Skills Renewal
Hours: 40

(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).

Basic Life Support Renewal Course
Hours: 40

(Class includes- video, skills, & written test) Cost: PCC Tuition $25, Book and Face Mask $30.98 (PCC Bookstore).