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    Application Deadline
  • 8 months
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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 the International Career Institute (ICI) - USA leads to the awarding of a Executive Diploma. 
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Overview

How Will You Benefit?

  • Fast track your career in nursing and patient care assisting
  • Quickly develop skills in months not years!
  • 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:

    Places are limited, in demand and entry into the course is on a first come first served basis.

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 8 months
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description

      The average time within which students complete studies is 31 weeks.

  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

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 may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

There are NO previous work or education requirements for entry into any course level.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1599 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
  • National

    1599 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1599 USD for the full programme and a duration of 8 months.
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  • Pay Upfront  - 10% Off = $1439
  • Weekly Instalment Plan - $39 x 41 weeks

Funding

 

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