The Basic Nurse Assistants program is required for those seeking an RN or LPN career and is often a prerequisite leading to advancement in several other medical careers.
In today’s hospitals and extended care facilities, a Certified Nursing Assistant [CNA] is an important part of a healthcare team. The need for dependable bedside nursing care in hospitals, home health agencies, and long-term care facilities is as prevalent as ever. Wherever there is a need for personal care, Certified Nursing Assistants are prepared to respond to the call.Classes are 5 weeks long Morning and Evening classes offered Monday- Thursday West Campus: 8:00am- 12:30pm or 4:00pm- 8:30pm South Campus: 9:00am- 1:30pm or 5:00pm- 9:30pm Clinicals are Friday or Saturday from 7:00am- 3:30pm
Tuition: $1,000 (Books and uniform included) Payment plans available!! Minimum deposit of $350 is required when registering! We also accept WIA/WIOLA A valid social security number is required A free CPR class is offered during the program. (Cost of card is $40)
IMPORTANT: The state of Illinois requires ALL CNA students to receive fingerprints by the 3rd day of class! This procedure is mandatory and will be done on the first week of class. Please bring $40 in cash (separate from tuition).
After successful completion of the course students qualify to take their State Board Exam. Typically, this is done a month after completion (cost of exam not included in tuition).
Phlebotomy is the practice of drawing blood from patients and taking the blood specimens to the laboratory to prepare for testing. Phlebotomists are skilled health care professionals who have been trained to collect, transport, handle and process blood and other specimens for laboratory analysis using venipuncture and micro-collection techniques.
As a Phlebotomy Technician, you are an important member of the clinical laboratory and healthcare team. The Phlebotomy Technician Program is designed to provide the student with the skills, knowledge, and training to be an effective member of the healthcare team. The curriculum prepares individuals to obtain blood and other specimens for the purpose of laboratory analysis. Students will learn proper technique for venous and capillary blood specimen collection. Coursework includes proper specimen collection and handling, communication skills, health and safety, anatomy and physiology and medical terminology.
Students successfully completing the course may qualify for employment in hospitals, clinics, physician’s offices, and other healthcare settings. In addition, students who are successful will qualify to take the certification exam through NHA. The Phlebotomy Technician Training program has been approved by Illinois Board of Higher Education and National Healthcareers Association.
Classes are 6 Weeks long Morning and Evening classes offered Monday, Wednesday and Friday West Campus: 8:00am- 1:00pm or 4:00pm- 9:00pm South Campus: 9:00am- 2:00pm or 5:00pm- 10:00pm Clinicals are done in the classroom
Tuition: $1,200 [books and supplies included] Payment plans available!! Minimum deposit of $400 is required when registering! We also accept WIA/WIOLA A free CPR class is offered during the program (cost of card is $40)
After successful completion of the course students qualify to take their State Board Exam. Typically, this is done 3 weeks after completion (cost not included in tuition).