Health, Wellness and Safety Classes

The schedule of Short Term classes at Northeast

BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR

The Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Course is designed to provide a wide variety of healthcare professionals the ability to recognize several life-threatening emergencies, provide CPR, use an AED, and relieve choking in a safe, timely and effective manner.

This course is for healthcare professionals who need to know how to perform CPR, as well as other lifesaving skills, in a wide variety of in-hospital and out-of-hospital settings.

A BLS for Healthcare Providers course certification card will be issued upon successful completion. Book is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. The ISBN is 9781616694074. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 5300 70249 6/22/2019-6/22/20198:00 AM-2:00 PMSATArlo Wirth 105-NorfolkE. Larson$60.00 Take This Class

CPR Instructor Course

CPR instructor training for those currently qualified in basic life support. Includes background materials, teaching techniques and aids to enable individuals to instruct others in the knowledge of local emergency care systems, understanding of risk factors, signals and actions for survival and recognition of indications for life support and accurate performance of same. Must have current AHA BLS CPR card. The required textbook is available at the bookstore, 402-844-7140. You MUST pre-register.
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HLTH 1720 30690 7/27/2019-7/28/20198:00 AM-4:00 PMSAT SUNArlo Wirth 101-NorfolkB. Soderberg$116.00 Take This Class
HLTH 1720 15810 10/16/2019-10/26/20196:00 PM-10:00 PMWED SATArlo Wirth 101-NorfolkB. Soderberg$122.00 Take This Class

EMT Part I

This course is dedicated to the study and application of the knowledge and skills necessary for an individual to become an Emergency Medical Technician and provide emergency medical care at a basic life support level with an ambulance service or other specialized service. The course will include the first half of the applications/skills needed to apply for licensure as an EMT in the State of Nebraska. After successful completion of this course and EMTL-1845 the student will be eligible to apply to test for the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT) cognitive examination. Once the student has passed both the cognitive and practical skills examinations of the NREMT he/she can apply to obtain an EMT license in the State of Nebraska. This class contains the current information found in the National EMS Education Standards as outlined by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Student must have current CPR certification, American Heart Association-Healthcare Provider Level or equivalent.
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EMTL 1840 15917 8/19/2019-12/13/20199:00 AM-4:00 PMSATOnline Couse - Arlo Wirth 115-NorfolkC. Prewitt$598.00 Take This Class
EMTL 1840 12631 8/21/2019-12/13/20195:00 PM-9:45 PMWEDArlo Wirth 105-NorfolkJ. Brungardt$598.00 Take This Class

Medication Aide

This course is designed to prepare the student to meet the requirements of the Medication Aide Act and the responsibilities of the medication aide in an assisted living facility and/or nursing facility. This course includes information regarding medication administration, pharmacology, rules and regulations, classification of drugs, orders, storage, abbreviations and an overview of commonly used drugs and documentation. Upon completion of this course, the student is eligible to take the state administered written exam. After successfully passing this examination and completing the application procedure, the student's name will be placed on the medication aide registry at the Nebraska Health and Human Services Regulation and Licensure, Credentialing Division. The book is located in the Norfolk campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. CLASS CANNOT BE REGISTERED ONLINE. **More specific class information may be listed in "Take This Class".** Financial assistance is available through the Community College GAP Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, call 402-844-7245.
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HLTH 1120 15924 8/20/2019-12/12/20192:00 PM-3:30 PMTUE THUArlo Wirth 103-NorfolkJ. Junck$366.00 Take This Class

Nurse Aide

This course is designed to meet the Nebraska Health & Human Services System training requirements for nurse aide certification and employment in long-term care facilities. This 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. The book is located in the campus bookstore, 402-844-7140. CLASS CANNOT BE REGISTERED ONLINE. An additional $45 fee will be required if student choose to register to take the Certified Nursing Assistant exam at the end of the course. This $45 fee will be required at the time of the non-credit exam registration. **More specific class information may be listed in "Take This Class".** Financial assistance is available through the Community College GAP Assistance Program for students meeting income guidelines. For more information, call 402-844-7245.
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NURA 1110 30670 7/8/2019-7/24/20197:00 AM-1:00 PMMON TUE WED THU FRICollege Center SSC 214B-South Sioux CityC. Windeshausen$348.00 Take This Class
NURA 1110 30679 7/8/2019-7/25/20198:00 AM-5:35 PMMON TUE WED THU FRIExtended Campus 105-O'NeillK. Hoffman$348.00 Take This Class
NURA 1110 30704 7/11/2019-8/1/20194:00 PM-10:00 PMMON TUE WED THUArlo Wirth 103/115A-NorfolkL. Moeller$348.00 Take This Class
NURA 1110 15973 8/19/2019-12/9/20194:30 PM-10:00 PMMONArlo Wirth 103/115-NorfolkL. Moeller$366.00 Take This Class
NURA 1110 15976 8/19/2019-11/4/20195:00 PM-9:00 PMMON SATExtended Campus 207-West PointL. Hennig$366.00 Take This Class
NURA 1110 15972 9/16/2019-10/10/20199:00 AM-2:30 PMMON TUE WED THUArlo Wirth 115A-NorfolkG. Hupp$366.00 Take This Class

O'Neill Health Conference

Upon cUpon conclusion of the O’Neill Health Conference, participants will self-report an increased knowledge of strategies to effectively prepare and respond to the constantly evolving community health issues in population health, medical errors, and opioid overuse, along with maintaining their own mission in both healthcare and life. For further information or a schedule of the conference, go online to https://northeast.edu/2019/Oneill-Health/
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NURS 5115 60016 6/25/2019-6/25/20198:30 AM-4:00 PMTUEO'Neill Community Center, 501 S. 4th Street-O'NeillStaff $75.00 Take This Class

Pediatric Basic Life Support and First Aid

Designed to prepare students to perform Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation on infants and children, relieve a foreign body airway obstruction from infants and children as well as basic first aid. The training meets the requirements of the American Heart Association for Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation.
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HLTH 1730 15812 10/19/2019-10/19/20199:00 AM-5:00 PMSATArlo Wirth 103-NorfolkB. Korth$61.00 Take This Class


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