Nurse Aide

This 113 hour, 5.5 credit, 8-week online/hybrid, or in-seat program prepares the student to work in long term care facilities, hospitals, home care, and other extended care facilities. Our program meets the Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) training requirements outlined by the Colorado State Board of Nursing. Upon completion of the program students are eligible to take the state CNA written and skills examinations. Qualities of a Nurse Aide include the knowledge of your calling to help others, strong communication skills, attention to detail, sense of humor, and compassion. Nurse Aides provide patient care under the direction of nursing staff. Skilled care includes; the ability to identify abnormal signs and symptoms or changes in a person’s condition and report to nursing staff, providing assistance with daily living activities such as bathing, dressing, assistance with meals, toileting, and exercise. Assisting with mobility and repositioning, meeting the emotional and social needs while providing quality care stability, dependability, good communication skills, and an ability to perform routine tasks.

Program Information

The online/hybrid program is 10 weeks. This offers flexible scheduling for theory coursework online in the comfort of your home. Practical lab skills are on campus, and clinical practical is at a long term care facility. (Please see the schedule for specific lab and clinical days for each session).

  • Nurse Aide is a 5.5 credit, 113 hour program

  • State examination is required for certification 

  • In-Seat and online/hybrid programs available

  • This program DOES NOT qualify for Federal Aid (Pell, SEOG, Federal Work Study, etc…)

  • Grant and scholarship opportunities are available for this program

Admissions Requirements

The following items are required as part of the conditions of enrollment:

  • ID – A photo copy of your ID

  • Immunizations – Proof of all required immunizations.

  • Background Check – Run through BIS, Inc.

  • Official Transcripts – Official transcripts sent directly to us from the school you attended

Students will also be required to attend an orientation to go over program expectations and discuss scholarship and grant opportunities.

Schedule and Pricing

Schedule Class Type

Monday-Thursday

  • 7:45-9:45am
Morning (In-Seat)

Monday-Thursday

  • 1:00pm-3:00pm
Afternoon (In-Seat)

Monday-Wednesday

5:00pm-8:30pm

Evening (In Seat)
Lab and clinical days as listed in calendars Online/Hybrid
Pricing Additional Information
$1,581.00  Approximate cost, not including assessment and state testing fees, books and supplies; subject to change

Full Summary

Upcoming Dates: Morning (In-Seat)

  • August 2024

Schedule

  • Monday-Thursday
    • 7:45am-9:45am

Pricing

  • $1,581.00*

  • * approximate cost, subject to change

Location

  • Main Campus
    1765 US-50
    Delta, CO 81416
Admissions Requirements Additional Details
ID A photo copy of your ID
Immunizations Proof of TB, Hep B, Flu (seasonal), and COVID-19 immunizations or titer tests
Background Check Run through BIS, Inc
Official Transcripts Official transcripts sent directly to us from the school you attended

This program is available to high school students. Requirements for admission are the same, see above. For more information about high school enrollment, click here.

Upcoming Dates: Afternoon (In-Seat)

  • August 2024

Schedule

  • Monday-Thursday
    • 1:00pm-3:00pm

Pricing

  • $1,581.00*

  • * approximate cost, subject to change

Location

  • Main Campus
    1765 US-50
    Delta, CO 81416
Admissions Requirements Additional Details
ID A photo copy of your ID
Immunizations Proof of TB, Hep B, Flu (seasonal), and COVID-19 immunizations or titer tests
Background Check Run through BIS, Inc
Official Transcripts Official transcripts sent directly to us from the school you attended

This program is available to high school students. Requirements for admission are the same, see above. For more information about high school enrollment, click here.

Upcoming Dates: Evening (In-Seat)

  • August 12, 2024-October 2nd, 2024
  • October 14th, 2024-December 13th, 2024

Schedule

  • Monday-Wednesday
    • 5:00pm-7:30pm

Pricing

  • $1,581.00

  • * approximate cost, subject to change

Location

  • Main Campus
    1765 US-50
    Delta, CO 81416
Admissions Requirements Additional Details
ID A photo copy of your ID
Immunizations Proof of TB, Hep B, Flu (seasonal), and COVID-19 immunizations or titer tests
Background Check Run through BIS, Inc
Official Transcripts Official transcripts sent directly to us from the school you attended

This program is available to high school students. Requirements for admission are the same, see above. For more information about high school enrollment, click here.

Upcoming Dates: Online/Hybrid

  • Session 1: August 5th, 2024-September 27th, 2024
  • Session 2: September 16th, 2024-November 8th, 2024
  • Session 3: October 21st, 2024-December 13th, 2024

Schedule

Pricing

  • $1,581.00*

  • * approximate cost, subject to change

Location

  • Online
  • Main Campus
    1765 US-50
    Delta, CO 81416
Admissions Requirements Additional Details
ID A photo copy of your ID
Immunizations Proof of TB, Hep B, Flu (seasonal), and COVID-19 immunizations or titer tests
Background Check Run through BIS, Inc
Official Transcripts Official transcripts sent directly to us from the school you attended

This program is available to high school students. Requirements for admission are the same, see above. For more information about high school enrollment, click here.

Price Breakdown Cost
Tuition $583
Fees $829
Supplies $169
Total $1,581
Department Faculty
Paula Trickel (Program Coordinator/Instructor)
Nikki Kwiatkowski (Instructor)
Morgan Hill (Instructor)
Ariel Tidwell (Instructor)

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