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CONTACT: Myrna Whitehead
SPC Reese Center to offer CNA class on July 29
REESE CENTER – Spaces are available in the upcoming Certified Nurse Aide course at South Plains College Reese Center. The course will run July 29 through Aug. 29 followed by Clinicals on Sept. 3-5. Registration will be conducted from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily at SPC Byron Martin Advanced Technology Center, 3201 Ave. Q.
The class will meet Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. in Building 2 Room 206. The course costs $393. Students will use the textbook “Nursing Assistant – Seventh Edition,” not included in tuition. Clinicals will cost $100 and the class time will be announced. Clinicals will meet on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday (Sept. 3-5). The instructor will be Mary Frances Berry.
Students will learn the necessary skills to work in long-term care, home health or hospital environments. A method of instruction providing detailed education, training and work-based experience, and direct patient/client care generally at a clinical site. Specific detailed learning objectives are developed for each course by the faculty.
On-site clinical instruction, supervision, evaluation and placement are the responsibility of the college faculty. Clinical experiences are unpaid external learning experiences. This course is required for all students taking the Certified Nurse Aide class. Upon completion of the 60 hours of classroom and 24 hours of Clinicals, each student will be required to take the State of Texas Certified Nurse Aide Competency Examination.
Students must provide proof of immunization for Hepatitis B Series, 2-MMRs, Tetanus no older than 8 years, and a current negative TB test no older than 6 months prior to the first class, valid state issued photo identification, and social security card prior to enrollment. The names must match on both documents and not expire before the end of class.
On-site registration will not be accepted for this course. A maximum of eight participants will be accepted for the class. Students will not be allowed to register or pay for this class without all requirements being met. Criminal background checks will be performed for all students. CPR certification is required and not included in tuition fees. Other supplies not included in the tuition and fees are a Blood Pressure Cuff and Stethoscope. Criminal Background checks will be performed on all students. No refunds will be given for criminal background checks.
For more information, call (806) 716-4906.