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Richmond Area Classes

Nurse Aide (CNA) - Days (6-weeks)
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Nurse Aide (CNA) - Days (6-weeks)

$1,099

with Marie Hall, RN

Calendar Feb 3, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 6 weeks

Location:
The Towers
350 Hioaks Rd
Richmond, VA 23225
Phone: 804-320-1412 (directions only)

Dates: February 3rd - March 19th; Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu-Fri x6 weeks
*End date to be confirmed

Times: 10:00am-2:00pm

Classroom Dress Code: Scrubs (preferably dark in color)

Clinical Attire: Black Scrubs ONLY (1-set included in cost)

 

The Nurse Aide Program (CNA) is a Virginia Board of Nursing approved program. This program exceeds the required 80 hours of lecture/skills and 40 hours of clinical experience. Through lecture, video, role-playing, and hands-on skills laboratory and clinical practice, you learn procedural skills such as bathing, dressing, positioning, and vital signs. You also learn key communication techniques to provide compassionate care for the elderly and others in need of personal care. 

The cost includes the textbook, all classroom materials and supplies, CPR/AED/First Aid 2yr certification, and 1-set of black scrubs.

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.

Upon completion of class, graduates will be submitted to Pearson VUE per the Virginia Board of Nursing. Each graduate will then receive an email giving them access to schedule for the state exam. The $120 Pearson VUE exam fee is not included.

Additional requirements prior to program start date:

  1. Current PPD (TB) Test or Chest X-Ray (usually $25 to $45)
  2. Current Criminal Background Check from the Virginia State Police ($15 or higher)
  3. Black shoes & Black Socks
    ** Must be vinyl or leather (leak-proof) & be closed top, toe & back
    ** No canvas or slip-ons, mules, clogs, lace-ups, etc...

Pre-requisites: Reading Comprehension of the English language as required by the Virginia Board of Nursing

Employment Opportunities: Long-Term Care, Assisted Living, Hospital, Home Health, Personal Care, Hospice, Adult Day Care, Private Duty

Pharmacy Technician - Sunday
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Pharmacy Technician - Sunday

$675

with Jessica Lewis, CPhT

Calendar Feb 23, 2020 at 12 pm, runs for 6 weeks

Location:
Richmond, VA
Location to be determined

Dates: February 23rd - March 29th; Sundays x6 weeks

Times: 12:00pm-4:00pm (Sunday Afternoons)

Class Cost: $675 (Includes Textbooks)

The Pharmacy Technician course is designed to prepare students to assist and support licensed pharmacists in providing health care and medications to patients. Students will obtain a broad knowledge of pharmacy practice, and Pharmacy Law skilled in the techniques required to order, stock, package, prepare and dispense medications under the supervision of a licensed pharmacist.

There will be a research project to complete during week 5 and 6 of the class duration.

You will be required to pass your Fresh Start Healthcare final exam with an 80% in order to successfully complete this class.

Certificate will be provided within 14 business days upon successful completion of the course. DO NOT COUNT WEEKENDS OR HOLIDAYS.

Student will be eligible to apply for the national (ExCPT/PTCB) examination.

Prerequisites: 17yrs old to take class 
*Exams require you to be 18yrs old and have a high school diploma or GED

Additional Requirements: Recommended (but not required) that participants be a Medication Aide (32hr or 68hr)

Certification Years:
License Renewal annually per Virginia Board of Pharmacy
**Cost Not included

National Certification requires online renewal every 2 years per PTCB or ExCPT
**Cost Not included

Employment Opportunities: Retail, Long-Term Care, Hospital, Pharmacy Computer Software, Drug Wholesalers

Nurse Aide (CNA) - Days (4-weeks)

$1,099

with Christy Haskell, RN

Calendar Feb 24, 2020 at 8:30 am, runs for 4 weeks

Location:
Our Lady of Hope
13700 N. Gayton Rd.
Richmond, VA 23233

Dates: February 24th - March 19th; Mon-Tue-Wed-Thu x4 weeks

Times: 8:30am-4:00pm

Classroom Dress Code: Scrubs (preferably dark in color)

Clinical Attire: Black Scrubs ONLY (1-set included in cost)

 

The Nurse Aide Program (CNA) is a Virginia Board of Nursing approved program. This program exceeds the required 80 hours of lecture/skills and 40 hours of clinical experience. Through lecture, video, role-playing, and hands-on skills laboratory and clinical practice, you learn procedural skills such as bathing, dressing, positioning, and vital signs. You also learn key communication techniques to provide compassionate care for the elderly and others in need of personal care. 

The cost includes the textbook, all classroom materials and supplies, CPR/AED/First Aid 2yr certification, and 1-set of black scrubs.

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.

Upon completion of class, graduates will be submitted to Pearson VUE per the Virginia Board of Nursing. Each graduate will then receive an email giving them access to schedule for the state exam. The $120 Pearson VUE exam fee is not included.

Additional requirements prior to program start date:

  1. Current PPD (TB) Test or Chest X-Ray (usually $25 to $45)
  2. Current Criminal Background Check from the Virginia State Police ($15 or higher)
  3. Black shoes & Black Socks
    ** Must be vinyl or leather (leak-proof) & be closed top, toe & back
    ** No canvas or slip-ons, mules, clogs, lace-ups, etc...

Pre-requisites: Reading Comprehension of the English language as required by the Virginia Board of Nursing

Employment Opportunities: Long-Term Care, Assisted Living, Hospital, Home Health, Personal Care, Hospice, Adult Day Care, Private Duty

Payment plan available: $500 deposit plus 4 payments of $149.75, paid weekly.

68hr Medication Aide - Days (6-weeks) - Richmond

$600

with Happie Harris, LPN

Calendar Mar 3, 2020 at 10 am, runs for 6 weeks

New Year Price: $600

Location:
One Heart Residential, Inc.
129 Bridge St.
Highland Springs, Va 23075
804-627-3465 *Directions Only


Dates:
March 3rd -  April 9th; Tue-Wed-Thu x6 weeks

Times: 10am-2pm

The 68hr Medication Administration Course is a Virginia Board of Nursing approved program. The course instructs participant how to administer & assist resident in self-administering medications, including blood sugar checks & insulin injections, in the assisted living environment.

There are 68 hours of training, consisting of 48 hours of classroom training and 20 hours of clinical training in various assisted living facilities, to assist in Medication Management and Administration in assisted living facilities.

The cost includes the textbook and all classroom materials. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course.

Not Included: Students will be eligible to apply to Virginia Board of Nursing ($50) and the examination at PSI ($70) to become a Registered Medication Aide (RMA).

Students will also receive a complimentary "4hr Medication Aide Refresher Class" within 60 days of completion of the course as a review prior to taking their Virginia Board of Nursing Medication Aide competency test.
*NOTE: Registration in a current class is required * Check Dates

Prerequisites: A certificate of completion from one of the following:

  • Virginia Department of Social Services approved 40hr Direct Patient Care program
  • Virginia Medicaid approved 40hr Personal Care Assistant certificate
  • Virginia Board of Nursing approved Nurse Aide certificate
  • Please click on the following link for 18VAC90-60-60. Requirements for the Program Curriculum.
  • https://law.lis.virginia.gov/admincode/title18/agency90/chapter60/section60/

 

Additional Requirements:

  • Current PPD (TB) Test or Chest X-Ray ($25 to $45)
  • Current Criminal Background Check from the Virginia State Police ($15 or more)
  • Wrist watch with a sweep second hand (inexpensive - $10 to $20)
  • Scrubs - preferably black or dark color
  • Virginia Board of Nursing Application ($50) and PSI Examination ($70)
Payment plan available: $300 deposit plus 3 payments of $100.00, paid weekly.

4hr Medication Aide Refresher - Morning - Richmond

$75

with Happie Harris, LPN

Calendar Mar 4, 2020 at 10 am

Location:

One Heart Residential, Inc.
129 Bridge St.
Highland Springs, Va 23075
804-627-3465 *Directions Only

 

Date: March 4th, Wednesday - 10am-2pm

 

Required annual continuing education for  Registered  Medication  Aides  (68hr – Assisted  Living)  and  required every 3 years for non-registered  Medication  Technicians  (32hr  Medication Technicians in  Adult  Day  Cares,  Adolescent  Group  Homes,  Correctional  Facilities). 

Topics covered include but are not limited to updates on regulations,  medication administration, insulin administration, patient safety, facility-specific topics. 

Certificate will be provided within 14 Business Days (count ONLY Monday through Friday non-holidays) ONLY upon successful completion of the course. 

Pre-requisites: Registered Medication Aide (RMA), Medication Aide

Class Duration: 4 hours

Certification Years: 1

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