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Nursing Assistant - USA, Executive Diiploma

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 217 days
    Duration
The field of Nursing and Patient Care Assisting is a rewarding career for those who wish to work in profession that gives back to those who need it most. The Nursing Assistant - USA course at International Career Institute (ICI) - USA leads to the awarding of a Executive Diploma. 

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How Will You Benefit?

  • Fast track your career in nursing and patient care assisting
  • Quickly develop skills in months not years!
  • Study the Nursing Assistant - USA course at International Career Institute (ICI) - USA that was designed in conjunction with senior professionals in the profession
  • Free up valuable time, don’t waste time and money travelling to classes
  • Study at your own pace whenever and wherever you are
  • Have access to a tutor who will provide prompt and encouraging support
  • Easy interest free payment plans from as low as $39 per week

Start reaping the benefits by enrolling today!

Career Prospects

A career in nursing and patient care assisting can be extremely rewarding. Job titles graduates in this career are typically known as:

  • Health Care Aide
  • Nursing Assistant
  • Patient Care Assistant

A nursing assistant / patient care assistant helps to provide compassionate care to individuals who are not able to fully care for themselves. A health care aide should have:

  • patience
  • caring personality
  • a desire to help people, and
  • be in good physical condition.

Learning more about becoming a nursing assistant could lead to jobs with:

  • Residential care facilities
  • Home carers
  • Hospitals
  • Group homes
  • Home healthcare services
  • Nursing homes

Under the direction and supervision of nurses and patient support services managers, nursing and patient care assistants will undertake a range of duties which support clinical care. These include cleaning, catering and traditional orderly duties, for example, patient movement and transporting patients to appointments and procedures within a hospital or aged care facility.

With experience and further training, nursing & patient care assistants can become enrolled nurses or registered nurses.

Accreditation

This course is recognised and accredited by the International Association of Private Career Colleges (IAPCC). The courses offered by ICI are unique as they take a very “hands on” approach. Our courses are not designed to teach you just the “theory” behind the industry – they are written and tutored by industry professionals and will fast-track you into a new career of your choice.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline. More details: You can start a course at any time of the year with our regular intake dates. Once you have enrolled you can begin your studies at a time that suits you. 
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 217 days
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Duration description

      31 weeks.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Health and Wellness
  • Rehabilitation Nursing
  • Community Nursing
  • Community Support Services
  • Medical Terminology
  • Maintain Patient Records
  • Maintain Workplace Safety
  • Confidentiality & Privacy in a Medical Environment

              English Language Requirements

              This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

              Academic Requirements

              Prerequisites
              • There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level. Students may enroll directly into the diploma or advanced diploma levels without completing lower ranked qualifications. Graduates can expect higher course levels to result in higher potential salary, positions and skill capabilities.

              Tuition Fee

              • International Applies to you

                1599 USD/full
                Tuition Fee
                Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 217 days.
              • National Applies to you

                1599 USD/full
                Tuition Fee
                Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 217 days.
              We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
              • Pay Upfront  - 10% Off = $1439
              • Weekly Instalment Plan - $39 x 41 weeks

              Funding

              ICI are passionate about education and providing opportunities for individuals to fulfil their potential. We want to reward outstanding individuals for a variety of achievements and we have a number of scholarships available to a wide variety of courses.

              • Military Scholarship.
              • Business Leadership Scholarship - With a competitive job market and more people obtaining a degree qualification than ever before, it is essential for individuals to identify a way to stand out to employers when searching for a job. An ICI Business Scholarship could be for you.
              • University Scholarship - Currently studying at University? Then an ICI University Scholarship is for you.

              StudyPortals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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