Get the Skills to Be a Nursing Assistant
Nursing Assistants (NAs), sometimes called Nursing Aides, work under the supervision of nurses to provide important care to patients including assisting with hygiene, mobility and daily living tasks. In some cases NA’s even take vital signs such as temperature, pulse rate, and blood pressure.
1 Month Nursing Assistant Training Program
If you enjoy helping others and are looking to start a career that could be both personally and professionally rewarding (without spending years in school), Nursing Assistant Certification could be an excellent opportunity for you. Nursing Assistant certification is a great way to get started in the nursing profession in a short time.
Become a Qualified Nursing Assistant
The Nursing Assistant Program at Woodruff Medical Training and Testing provides the hands-on training, practical experience and industry support it takes to pursue a rewarding healthcare career. Classes throughout Atlanta are interactive and led by knowledgeable nursing professionals with years of experience in the field. This program introduces the student to basic nursing care and clinical skills.
Areas covered include:
- Communicating With & Understanding Residents
- Resident Safety
- Infection Control
- Bed Making
- Assisting Residents with Daily Care
- Basic Nutrition
- Taking Vital Signs
- Ambulation & Basic Emergency Care
- Understanding Human Sexuality
- Patient Bill of Rights
As a student in this program you’re also introduced to the clinical aspects of nursing in a skilled care facility. Training to become a Nursing Assistant at Woodruff is a great start if you want to go on to nursing school — or to meet the growing need for at-home care in Atlanta.
As a successful graduate of this program you’ll be fully prepared and eligible for the certification exam. For your convenience, Certification Exams take place right on campus at the end of the program.
Convenient Day or Evening Schedules in and around Atlanta
We understand the busy lives our students lead. Many students are working, taking care of family and/or juggling other commitments while going to school. We offer convenient day or evening classes to choose from, and will work with you to help make it fit. Pick the schedule that best suits your life. Day Program can be completed in 4 Weeks
Evening Program can be completed in 6 Weeks
Are You Career Training Ready? Find Out!
Take the Woodruff “Healthcare Career Training Readiness Quiz”
The fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your Healthcare Career Training Readiness score now.
Get the Support You Need to Launch a Successful Career
Healthcare training isn’t about getting a diploma – it’s about getting a career you love. Woodruff is dedicated to supporting you throughout your career. Experienced Career Placement professionals are happy to help with things like resume preparation, interview techniques and job searches and help you to market your new skills. Financial Aid available to those who qualify and private financing available!
Is a Rewarding Career as a Nursing Assistant Right for You?
Get More Information…
If you’re interested in learning more about a career as a Nurse Assistant, and exploring whether Woodruff Medical Training and Testing is a good fit for you, fill out the form on this page and receive more information. A helpful Woodruff Admissions Representative would be happy to answer any questions you have and help with everything from scheduling to financial aid.
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Tucker (404) 499-1777
Gainesville (770) 297-8080
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