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ALH 1120 Nurse Aide Training

Provide education to individuals in the basic skills necessary to provide personal care services and activities, under the delegation and supervision of a registered or licensed practical nurse, to residents in a long-term care facility. Three classroom, three clinical lab hours per week.

Division: Health Sciences
Department: Allied Health
Repeatable Credit: No
Offered Online: No

Prereqs: DEV 0015 AND MAT 0050 AND Approval of Division Advisor AND background check, health certificate and student health insurance will be required to complete the clinical portion of the course. 


  • Identify signs and symptoms of infection, including behaviors that prevent the spread of infection.
  • Demonstrate ability to act properly regarding safety and emergency procedures.
  • Exhibit behaviors in support and promotion of residents' rights.
  • Demonstrate observation skills needed in support of the assessment of long-term care residents' health, physical conditions and well-being, including appropriate documentation.
  • Demonstrate basic verbal and nonverbal communication techniques, including the identification of factors which may impair communication and the methods to enhance interpersonal skills.

Credit Hours: 4

Classroom Hours: 3
Clinical Hours: 3