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NRCC nurse aide program registration open

Oct 12 2021

Registration is now open for New River Community College’s nurse aide program that begins on Nov. 2, 2021.

The 13-week program runs Nov. 2, 2021- Feb. 8, 2022 (class ID #22228) from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays in Dublin; the course also includes five clinical day sessions on Thursdays and Saturdays from 6:45 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. (12/2, 12/4, 12/9, 12/11, 12/16). Upon successful course completion, students are eligible to take the Virginia Nurse Aide State Board Exam to become a Certified Nurse Aide.

Nurse aides help patients or clients with health care needs under the supervision of a registered nurse or a licensed practical nurse. They provide hands-on care to patients, helping with bathing, dressing and the basic activities of life. Daily activities a nurse aide might encounter include taking patients’ temperature, blood pressure and other vital signs. They will help with patients’ or clients’ needs under the supervision of a registered nurse or a licensed practical nurse.

The nurse aide program is eligible for tuition assistance through the G3 program. This program provides Virginia residents who qualify for in-state tuition and whose family income falls below an identified threshold with tuition assistance. Additional financial assistance may also be available.

To register, email Ryan Adams at radams@nr.edu or call (540) 674-3600 ext. 4435.

Nurse aide is one of several NRCC FastForward programs that provides affordable, short-term training through the Office of Workforce Development. For more information about FastForward program offerings, visit https://www.nr.edu/fastforward/.

Call (540) 674-3600 or toll-free 1-866-462-6722, then you will be prompted to add the extension number to reach any employee.

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