PRACTICAL NURSING

One year program - Dual enrolled with Rappahannock Community College

Students learn about nursing procedures & practices while completing first semester of practical nursing program

POSSIBLE CAREERS - LPN at Rehab Center, Physician's Office, Hospital, or Long-term Care Facility

PRACTICAL NURSING - 12th Grade

STUDY - Patient care skills that will be used during clinical experiences

Earn 3 high school credits & 15 college credits

COLLEGE CAREER STUDIES CERTIFICATE

    • Nurse Aide

INDUSTRY CERTIFICATIONS

    • Certified Nurse Aide

    • CPR / First Aid

HIGH SCHOOL COURSE

  • 8331 - Health Assisting Careers

COLLEGE COURSES

VCCS REQUIREMENTS

  • 2.7 GPA

  • Place into ENF 3 on the English Virginia Placement Test

  • Pass units 1-3 of the Math Virginia Placement Test

CLINICALS

Student meeting specific requirements will complete a clinical experience at a health care facility

PREREQUISTIE FOR CLINICAL EXPERIENCE

  • Pass drug screening*

  • Pass background check*

  • Flu Shot*

  • All Immunizations up to date*

  • 2 step Tuberculosis TST test*

  • Purchase Clinical uniform with white shoes*

  • Complete the classroom phase of the program with a grade of 80 or above

  • Pass CPR & First Aide Training (will be done in class)

*Costs incurred are the responsibility of the student