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Nursing Assistant Unit I

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Course Information

Unit One of our Nursing Assistant Training Program involves an exploration of long-term care essentials. The curriculum covers care teams, ethics, communication, safety, and nuances of patient care. This prepares individuals to become proficient and compassionate nursing assistants.

Fully Online

Future-forward, flexible, and convenient, you can join the medical profession now—on your timing—and skip the commute.


With no set class times or enrollment periods, you can begin at anytime and finish at your own pace. 24/7 learning that fits your schedule.


With our unique pay-as-you-go tuition system and low cost per credit hour, we can help you fit college into your budget.

What you will learn.

We will teach you the skills you need.

Understand the role and importance of long-term care, care teams, and person-centered care.

Grasp the legal, ethical standards, rules, and regulations guiding nursing assistants.

Master effective communication techniques, including factual information collection and overcoming barriers.

Prioritize personal and resident safety, recognizing and responding to medical emergencies.

Acquire knowledge on infection control practices and precautions to ensure patient safety.

Deepen understanding of resident values, needs, and stages of human growth for holistic care.

Explore the significance of nutrition, hydration, special diets, and mealtime challenges.

Gain an introductory understanding of the major body systems.

Be able to demonstrate competence in basic nursing skills.

Recognize the signs and symptoms of common geriatric diseases and conditions and learn the appropriate medical care and procedures.

More Details

  • Get prepared for your state’s certification exam
  • Estimated Completion Time: 1-2 weeks
  • Course video lectures are in English
  • To view textbook info, download the Course Catalogue

To view textbook info, download the Course Catalogue.

Course Pricing

Nursing Assistant Unit I online course

Cost per credit hour reflects current rates. Course registration fee does not include the cost of national certification exam (if applicable).


Tuition / Credit Hour: $0.00 | Credit Hours: 1 Hour(s)

Gain immediate access to all course materials.

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