Nurse Aide II
The Nurse Aide II Course is designed to train individuals to perform more complex nursing skills and offer career advancement for Nurse Aides listed on the Nurse Aide I Registry. The Nurse Aide II performs more complex nursing skills with emphasis on the following: Role of the Nurse Aide II, Oxygen Therapy, Sterile Technique, Wound Care, Suctioning, Peripheral IVs, Urinary Catherization, Feeding Tubes, and Ostomy Care. Also included in this course is the introduction of phlebotomy procedures and ekg monitoring, allowing the individual to work as a Patient Care Technician in hospitals.
Successful completion of this program allows the student to apply for listing on the North Carolina Nurse Aide II Registry.
Completion of this program allows the individual to be eligible for the National Certification Exam for a Patient Care Technician, through the National Healthcareer Association.
Total Hours: 170
Course Fee: $500
**For Former Caring For Life Nurse Aide I Students $450
Course Fees includes background check, drug screen, student insurance, and textbook rental.
Prerequisites for registration are:
-Must have an unofficial copy of one of the following: High School transcripts, College Transcripts, GED, or Equivalency.
-Must be listed on the NC Nurse Aide I Registry following completion of a STATE APPROVED NA I PROGRAM