Basic Nurse Aide


You can take training for nurse aide certification. Note that not all courses for each program can be offered every semester.

You will need to successfully complete a minimum of 3 Credit Hours.

Required Core Courses

Core 3 Credit Hours

Course NumberCourse NameCredit Hours
NURA 1110 Nurse Aide
This course is designed to meet the Nebraska Health and Human Services System training requirements for nurse aide certification and employment in long-term care facilities. The course combines classroom lecture and laboratory application for the development of basic skills needed to provide safe, effective, and caring services to the elderly or chronically ill patient of any age, in a long-term care facility. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state written and practical skills exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the students name will be placed on the basic nurse aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division.

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We strongly recommend that you review your course schedule with your advisor and consult the college catalog for specific program requirements.