Students must complete the Verified Credentials process before registering for class. Registrations must be done in-person at Corporate & Community Education in the Tracy Gaines Building, Room G-17. Please see additional registration requirements below after the Course Description regarding the Verified Credentials process. REGISTRATION WILL BE CUT-OFF THREE DAYS PRIOR TO CLASS START DATE.
This course teaches you how to properly care for people who need your help. Once you obtain your South Carolina credentials the sky is the limit on where you can go to work. CNAs are utilized in almost every healthcare setting from hospitals and doctors' offices to clinics and nursing homes. You will learn how to take vital signs and perform other vital skills. Having this course under your belt will set the stage if you decide to grow in this rapidly expanding profession. Most schools with weighted admissions give credit to students who are already certified nursing assistants. Come learn how to make your passion of helping people into a rewarding career! Students MUST complete the Verified Credentials process which includes: vaccination verification, tuberculosis screening, drug screen, and background investigation before registering. The introduction letter and instructions to this process can be found on the course page under additional information. Cost is estimated at $117.80. A flu shot will also be required if the clinical portion of this course is between October through March. Tuition is required at the time of registration. Registrations must be made in person at the Spartanburg Corporate & Community Education Department, Tracy Gaines Building, Room G-17. THE CUT-OFF DATE FOR REGISTRATIONS IS 3 DAYS PRIOR TO CLASS START DATE. The South Carolina Nursing Assistant Certification Examination can be taken after successful completion of this program. The exam cost is approximately $101. More information will be given in class regarding how to register and pay for this exam. This is a 100 hr. course.