CTE Certified Nursing Assistant – AM
CTE Certified Nursing Assistant - PM
873-0102, ext. 264
Students will learn the basics of the health care field. The curriculum includes study in Anatomy/Physiology, Medical Terminology, Human Growth and Development and Disease Processes. Course requirements include lectures/note-taking, written assignments, lab work, and patient contact through clinical hours.
Lippincott’s Textbook for Nursing Assistants.
The Language of Medicine
Readability score: 9th grade
Certified Nursing Assistant
Goal: Obtain the State of Maine Certified Nursing Assistant Certificate
Maintain a classroom attendance of 90% or better.
Attend 70 clinical hours scheduled at area nursing homes.
Demonstrate professional attitude and work ethic in class and during clinical hours.
Absence of substance use or abuse. Must be free of criminal conviction.
Maintain strict patient confidentiality and safety.
Student Certification Available
State of Maine Certified Nursing Assistant
AHA CPR and First Aid
Servsafe Food Handlers Certification
Dual Enrollment Credit Available
Northern Maine Community College: three credits SES 220-Medical Terminology
Integrated Credit Available
Science, Physical Education select sending schools