The Greene County Education Center of Westmoreland County Community College is conducting a Nurse Aide Program starting Nov. 14 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the center in Waynesburg.
The program will provide students with the skills needed to function as a nursing assistant in a long-term care facility in just four weeks. The curriculum meets federal government guidelines and includes 72 hours of lecture and lab and 56 hours of clinical experience.
The lecture will be held Nov. 14-30 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Classes will meet Mondays through Thursdays at the Greene County Education Center located in EverGreene Technology Park in Waynesburg. Students will complete the clinical experience Dec. 1-13.
Students must complete a Pennsylvania Criminal Record report and a physical exam prior to enrollment.
Upon successful completion, students will be eligible to sit for the Pennsylvania Nurse Aide Certification Exam.
The cost is $569 tuition plus a $10 material fee.
For application materials, contact the WCCC Greene County Education Center at 724-627-3464.