Evening Classes

Nurse Aides learn the following basic skills related to the residents through classroom lecture, discussion, and clinical experiences with Eastern Iowa Community Colleges staff:

  • Comfort
  • Safety
  • Hygiene
  • Mental Health
  • Social Needs

Certified Nurse Aide (75 Hours)
Purpose: Train individuals in the fundamentals of direct patient care. This is the core program upon which individuals may begin direct patient care and later be prepared to access the multi-level career courses for Certified Nurse Aides. $ 435 (includes textbook) For more information or if you have questions, please contact the Continuing Education Office at Eastern Iowa Community Colleges at 563-336-3444 or 1-800-850-5440.