Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
30-543-300 057144 Nursing Assistant
Outline of Instruction

Course Information
Description30-543-300 NURSING ASSISTANT...basic nursing/personal care skills, principles of communication skills, resident rights and team work with other care givers under the supervision of a licensed nurse. (Prerequisite: Accepted in the Nursing Assistant program. Call 1-888-385-6982, ext. 7010 or go to http://www.nwtc.edu/Admissions/Admissions/Nursing-Assitant-Admission-Process for directions.)
Total Credits3
Prior Learning Assessments
None
Course Competencies
  1. Communicate professionally within a healthcare setting
  2. Demonstrate professionalism in the workplace
  3. Maintain a safe healthcare environment
  4. Adhere to principles of infection control
  5. Provide for personal care needs of clients
  6. Provide for basic nursing care needs
  7. Demonstrate reporting and documentation of client data
  8. Utilize principles of mobility to assist clients
  9. Promote independence through rehabilitation/restorative care
  10. Provide care for clients experiencing acute and chronic health conditions