NAHA 0000 Nurse Assistant Orientation0 Hours
NAHA 1100 Nurse Assistant90 Hours

Nurse Assistant examines the holistic approach to safely caring for patients in a variety of settings While in this course, you will analyze how healthcare systems operate and how to function efficiently within a facility. You will also practice how to work on a healthcare team to meet the patient needs. After completing this course and passing a state certification examination, you will play an essential role on a healthcare team by observing, reporting, and performing skills studied within this course.

Course Objectives

  • Demonstrate how to safely care for patients and residents in a variety of healthcare settings
  • Perform the skills needed to pass the State of Utah Certified Nurse Assistant (C.N.A.) examination administered by UNAR
  • Apply the skills and knowledge necessary to be an essential part of the healthcare team and meet the needs of patients and residents
NAHA 2100 Nurse Assistant Clinicals25 Hours

In this course students are required to complete hands-on clinical training at a college-approved long-term care facility. Training is supervised by state approved clinical instructors.

Course Objectives

  • Demonstrate how to safely care for patients and residents within the healthcare setting
  • Perform the skills needed to pass the State of Utah Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) examination administered by UNAR
  • Apply the skills and knowledge necessary to be an essential part of the healthcare team and meet the needs of patients and residents
NAHA 1200 Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Essentials12 Hours
The Certified Nursing Assistant may be exposed to working with individuals with dementia during their career path. This course will introduce you to current trends, new developments, ethics, regulations, and skills pertaining to personal care while assisting with ADLS’s with this population. During this course, you will further explore cognitive dementia and brain function of those living with dementia. The Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care Essentials course prepares you in the requirements for eligibility when applying for the Certified Dementia Practitioner’s Certification through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners.
WKSK 1400 Workplace Success60 Hours

Workplace Success is designed to help students develop essential work habits and attitudes as well as human-relation skills needed to maintain gainful and satisfying employment. Topics include common challenges faced in the workplace, such as presenting yourself professionally, developing a professional work ethic, developing interpersonal skills, navigating office politics successfully, and planning and managing your career.

Course Objectives

  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and set and accomplish personal and career goals
  • Manage time, stress, organization and finances
  • Explain conflict resolution, negotiation, and communication in the workplace
  • Display a strong work ethic and illustrate accountability
  • Perform work within a group effectively and discuss the value of negotiation and compromise
  • Describe the basics of public speaking and presenting a professional demeanor
  • Implement career goals and take active control of professional life
WKSK 1500 Job Seeking Skills30 Hours

Workplace Success is designed to help students develop essential work habits and attitudes as well as human-relation skills needed to maintain gainful and satisfying employment. Topics include common challenges faced in the workplace, such as presenting yourself professionally, developing a professional work ethic, developing interpersonal skills, navigating office politics successfully, and planning and managing your career.

Course Objectives

  • Demonstrate a positive attitude and set and accomplish personal and career goals
  • Manage time, stress, organization and finances
  • Explain conflict resolution, negotiation, and communication in the workplace
  • Display a strong work ethic and illustrate accountability
  • Perform work within a group effectively and discuss the value of negotiation and compromise
  • Describe the basics of public speaking and presenting a professional demeanor
  • Implement career goals and take active control of professional life