IRSC Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aide Courses

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Enroll Now in Nursing Assistant and Home Health Aide Courses

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Jump-start your new career in healthcare by learning new skills and obtaining certifications! Join the IRSC School of Nursing team, and experience a highquality education! IRSC Nursing Assistant courses have certification pass rates that are consistently above state and national averages. Tuition assistance may be available.


Nursing Assistant (165 clock hours, includes lab time and 40 hours in the clinical setting) Nursing assistants work under the supervision of nursing or medical staff to provide basic care in hospitals, nursing homes, physicians’ offices, clinics and in-home care. They assist patients with activities such as feeding, bathing, dressing, grooming and transportation. For more information, visit irsc.edu or scan the QR code. The Nursing Assistant Program at Indian River State College (IRSC) meets the educational requirements for certification in the state of Florida. If you are a student who may choose to reside outside of Florida, IRSC cannot confirm whether this program meets educational requirements for certification in your state. Please contact the Board of Nursing in the state to determine whether this course will meet their certification requirements.

Home Health Aide (75 clock hours, includes lab time and 25 hours in the clinical setting) Home health aides enter private residences to support patients’ needs including observation, record keeping, nutrition, household management, safety and maintenance of daily living activities. They are an essential part of the healthcare team that assists patients in regaining their independence. This course is designed for Certified Nursing Assistants (C.N.A.s) who wish to expand their skills and credentials. For more information, visit irsc.edu or scan the QR code. The Home Health Aide Program meets the educational requirements for the Florida Department of Educational Curriculum Framework in the state of Florida. If you are a student who may choose to reside outside of Florida, Indian River State College cannot confirm whether this program meets educational requirements for work in your state. Please contact the Board of Nursing in the state to determine whether this degree will meet their certification requirements.

Assistance with Client Self-Administration of Medication (24 clock hours, includes lecture and lab) This course provides nursing assistants and home health aides necessary education to assist clients who are selfadministering their medications in the home setting. For more information, visit irsc.edu.


Call now to learn more! Contact the School of Nursing at 772-462-7570 or toll-free at 1-866-792-4772, ext. 7570. Application booklets are available at irsc.edu. IRSC is an EA/EO educational institution.