Nurse Aide

Instructor: Tara Smith, RN 

Class/Clincal Aide: Cindy Smith, LPN 

Email: tsmith@bedford.k12.va.us 
          lcsmith@bedford.k12.va.us
  

Grade Level(s): 11-12 

Location: BSTC 

Credit: 3-4 Units Yearly 

Syllabus

Course Description

The Nurse Aide Program is offered at Bedford Science and Technology Center to eleventh or twelfth grade students interested in health careers and who have a desire to work with others. Students learn basic patient care skills and are provided with on-the-job experience in a nursing home setting. The program is designed so that completers can sit for the Certified Nurse Aide examination. An application and drug screening are required. Upon completing the course, students have the option of applying for enrollment in Practical Nursing I during the senior year. This course is recommended for students interested in the following careers: LPN, RN, EMT, Physician’s Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Athletic Trainer, etc.

Nurse Aide Powerpoint

Applicant Information:
Adult Nurse Aide Application


Related web page links:

Virginia Board of Nursing Web Page-www.dhp.virginia.gov

Pearsonvue National Testing Association-www.pearsonvue.com