IMPORTANT: Professional Licensure Disclosure
The Nursing Assistant Certificate program prepares students to work as nursing assistants and prepares them to take the state competency exams leading to certification.
Credit Hours Required: 5
Note: There are special admission requirements for the Nursing Assistant Program that must be completed before receiving Dean Approval to register for the course.
Prerequisites: MAT 082 or Satisfactory score on the Mathematics Skills Assessment and Reading Proficiency or proof of successful completion of 12 college credits.
Requirements: Complete an Allied Health Nursing Assistant application; AZ Driver's License; YC Student ID/email; DPS Fingerprint Clearance Card; Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers Certificate (online CPR classes not accepted); TWO, 2-step TB tests; Seasonal Flu; Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis (Tdap); multiple doses of MMR, Varicella, and Hepatitis B Vaccinations. Must be at least 16 years old.
Call 928.771.6126 for details and visit http://www.yc.edu/alliedhealth to complete the application.
This certificate is not eligible for Federal Financial Aid. To explore other financial aid opportunities, please visit YC Admission.