Our CNA students excellently measuring vital signs
A nurse’s aide, often called a nursing assistant, provides basic daily care for patients in short-term and long-term medical facilities.
A Certified Nurse’s Aide (CNA) is a healthcare professional and a valued member of the healthcare team who plays a pivotal role in caring for patients by providing basic quality-of-life needs. They offer patients compassion and patience while assisting them with day-to-day life tasks such as dressing, bathing and feeding, oral and toileting care as well as vital signs and intake and output. They also support doctors and nurses in diagnostic procedures and technical treatments.
Certified nursing assistants or nurse aides (CNAs) also typically assist in patient charting and instruction, documenting any care that is given and report significant observations to the nursing staff.
CNAs enjoy solid job security and frequently work a flexible schedule. Typical work environments include long-term care facilities, hospitals, clinics and in the home.
While in school, you will be instructed on a broad range of subjects, including infection control, communication and interpersonal skills, safety and emergency procedures, personal care skills, psychosocial needs, basic restorative services and skills, basic nursing skills, quality improvement and more.
The CNA program is quick, thorough, current and relevant with courses that offer you great experience and the ability to get into the health care field in just a couple of months.
Average Salary $25,620
Years Higher Education 0-1
Job Outlook Excellent
CNAs work in nursing homes, home care, assisted living, Hospice, hospitals, community based long-term care, correctional institutions, and other long-term care settings.
They provide assistance with such tasks as:
- Bathing and skin care
- Mouth and hair care
- Making beds
- Toileting assistance and catheter care
- Bowel and bladder care
- Taking vital signs (temp, pulse, blood pressures etc)
- Helping patients walk with gait belts, walker, cane and other devices
- Assisting with range-of-motion exercises
- Transfer wheelchair-bound patients using safe patient handling devices
- Turning and positioning bedridden patients regularly
- Reporting all changes to the nurse
- Safety awareness
- Observing, reporting and documentation
- Post-mortem care
CLASSES BEGINS: MAY, 2018
COURSE STRUCTURE: 1st SEMESTER – 6WEEKS; 2nd SEMESTER – 8WEEKS
CLINICAL ROTATION – 150HOURS
The Role and Responsibility of the Nursing Assistant
Ethical and legal behavior that maintains resident’s rights.
Communication skills and Interpersonal Relationships
SAFETY AND EMERGENCY
Safety and Infection Control
Basic emergency care.
ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
The Urinary System
The Integumentary System
The Cardiovascular System
The Respiratory System
The Endocrine System
The Sensory System
The Digestive System
The Nervous System
Growth and Development
Environmental Comfort and rest.
Safe transfers, positioning and turning of residents using effective body mechanics.
PERSONAL CARE SKILLS
Dressing and Undressing
Nail and Hair Care
Nutritional Requirements and Techniques
Weight & Height
ADMISSION AND DISCHARGE PROCEDURES
Admission/Transfer/Discharge of the resident.
EXERCISE AND ACTIVITIES
Urinary Bladder Elimination
Diagnostic tests assistance Physicians
Diagnostic test assistance Nurses
Unsterile Warm and Cold Applications
Rehabilitation of Clients with Special Needs
Clients with Nervous System Diseases
Care of Clients with Diabetes
Care of Clients with Respiratory Diseases
Care of Clients with Cognitive Impairment
Care of Clients who are Grieving, Dying or Deceased
Starting from our next batch, tuition is set at 250,000NGN TOTAL PACKAGE (includes scrubs, textbook, handouts, use of medical equipment, clinical rotation and job placement assistance) PAYMENT PLAN AVAILABLE!
The total cost for this course is 250,000NGN which is no longer discounted by 50,000NGN. It covers the expense of text book, handouts, scrub, teaching and class practical materials, Practicum and Job placement assistance in Nigeria or the UK.
A payment plan is set in place for your convenience:
10,000NGN – Registration fee
80,000NGN – 1st semester payment
80,000NGN – 2nd semester payment
80,000NGN – 3rd semester payment
START DATE FOR NEXT BATCH
Anew start date for our next batch is yet to be established.
Lecture will take place at our training center in Northern Foreshore Estate, Chevron drive. Lekki on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, 9am to 1pm (time can be adjusted to suite)
Lectures are provided by highly skilled Nurses, Doctors, Anatomists, Physiologist and Physiotherapist.
Class attendance is mandatory for all students, lectures are interactive as well as practical.
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