The geriatric care specialist program provides an opportunity for most current certified nurse assistants to advance to another level by taking an additional eight credit hours, or is offered as a 16 credit hour certificate, which includes the CNA curriculum.
|NUA 100 Fund for the Nursing Assistant*||3.5|
|NUA 102 Basic Patient Care Skills*||3.5|
|NUA 103 Nursing Assistant Practicum*||1|
|NUA 106 Care of Person with Dementia||1|
|NUA 107 Physical Rehabilitation Aide||1|
|NUA 108 Focus on Geriatric Issues||3|
|PSY145 Human Relations in the Workplace||3|
*Required for the basic nursing assistant program; waived if student possesses current Illinois CNA certificate and wishes to only enroll in NUA 106, 107, or 108.