Certified Nursing Assistant

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CNA 21 ACUTE CARE NURSING ASSISTANT 3 Units Grade only. [Corequisite: CNA 21L. Prerequisite: CNA 20 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Prepares the long-term care nursing assistant to function in the acute care setting. Follows the California state approved Acute Care Nurse Assistant model curriculum. Includes disease processes of various body systems, surgical procedures, related treatments, and responsibilities of the acute care CNA. [ND]
CNA 21 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87856 CNA 21 301 10:00AM-12:50PM W 4405 Tyahla,Sandra 9 20*
    01:30PM-04:20PM W 4405    
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 10/15/2014 Ends: 12/10/2014
Prior application required through the Nursing Program; No WebAdvisor enrollment available.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
CNA 21L ACUTE CARE NURSING ASSISTANT LAB 1 Unit Fee: $12. Pass/No Pass only. [Corequisite: CNA 21.] Provides companion clinical experience for CNA 21. Emphasizes care of the patient in acute care medical-surgical, orthopedic, rehab, cardiac, and pediatric settings. [ND]
CNA 21L Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87857 CNA 21L E1 07:00AM-03:30PM S EXT Tyahla,Sandra 6 10*
EXTENSION SITE - SATURDAY
Begins: 10/18/2014 Ends: 11/22/2014
Prior application required through the Nursing Program; No WebAdvisor enrollment available.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM
87858 CNA 21L E2 07:00AM-03:30PM S EXT Kohler,Denise 6 10*
EXTENSION SITE - SATURDAY
Begins: 10/18/2014 Ends: 11/22/2014
Prior application required through the Nursing Program; No WebAdvisor enrollment available.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, August 20, 2014 8:07 AM

Total Courses: 2 Total Sections: 3
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