Nurse Assistant 1

Nurse assistant helping patient with walker.

Nurse Assistant I is designed to assist those wishing to become a Certified Nurse Assistant in North Carolina prepare for the state approved exam.  The class will include classroom training, hands on lab simulations, as well as a clinical rotation.

Students successfully completing this program are eligible to sit for the North Carolina Certified Nurse Assistant Examination.  Students may find employment in the area nursing facilities, hospital, doctor’s office and home setting.  For many, this course is a stepping stone to becoming a Registered Nurse.

The employment outlook for individuals in this field is anticipated to grow at a rate of 9% over the next nine years according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.  Median annual salary is $28,000.00 per year nationwide.

Why choose MCC:

  • Short term training leading to long term employment
  • Real life experience provided by professionals in the field
  • Scholarship opportunities available to assist with tuition and fees

Class Schedule

 

Contact Information

Monica Carpenter

Associate Vice President, Workforce/Continuing Educaion

mscarpenter@mayland.edu

828.766.1370