Looking for an opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people? A Nursing Assistant is one of the most important roles in the health care team. Their role is to assist not just the medical staff, but patients as well.
IOT’s Nursing Assistant program will give you the knowledge and skills to assist licensed nurses as a Nursing Assistant.
A community of learning
IOT wants to see you succeed, and this means preparing you for a real world of health care through our hands-on training in Redding. IOT enhances your learning experience through a supportive network of peers and instructors.
Our goal is to help you to be successfully employed. Prior to graduation, we help our students with interview skills, resumes and cover letters. Upon graduation we assist you to connect you with employers by setting up interviews and networking in the labor market.
Training that transfers to your career
Your IOT classroom is where your role as a nursing assistant can begin through a real-world focus in areas such as patient rights, patient care procedures, observation and charting, vital signs, nutrition, weights and measures, and other patient care skills.
Where can I work?
As a Nursing Assistant, you can pursue entry-level employment in a variety of health care settings, including the following:
- Nursing Homes
- Assisted Living
- and More
Hours of Instruction/Program Length
The content of the program is designed to meet the curriculum requirements of the State of California Department of Public Health. Students are required to complete 71.5 hours of classroom time and perform 100 hours in a clinical setting.
Graduates from IOT’s Nursing Assistant program may be eligible to sit for their competency evaluation exam, apply for Certification with the California Department of Public Health and enter the medical field with the skills needed to provide compassionate and effective care.
If you’re looking for a Nursing Assistant program in the Redding, Red Bluff, Millville & Anderson areas, contact IOT today to request information about our accelerated programs.
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