Provide critical assistance to patients and health units as a Nursing Assistant

Nursing Assistants, Unit Assistants, and Nursing Unit Assistants are indispensable to hospitals, care facilities, regional health authorities, and health service agencies.  Not only do they perform a variety of clerical tasks for the health unit, they also perform a variety of tasks to improve the comfort and health of patients.

Take this course at one of the following campuses
  • winnipeg
  • brandon

Program Learning Outcomes

As part of the Nursing Assistant program, you will learn to:

  • Provide quality care to those in need
  • Manage patient admissions, transfers and discharge procedures
  • Provide palliative care and assist patients with their medication
  • Help patients with mobility issues, cognitive impairment or other ongoing conditions by using the proper techniques
  • Develop and implement care plans and accurately communicate information

Graduates of this program will graduate with 3 diplomas - in Health Unit Clerk, Health Care Aide and Nursing Assistant, making you more employable and giving you more flexibility when job searching.

what you could be earning in less than one year$28,080 - $36,504wage data taken from:
program duration42 Weeks
  • Benefit from a curriculum that was carefully put together to prepare you for every aspect of the job
  • Learn from experienced instructors with many years of experience in the health care field
  • Our smaller class size gives you a more interactive learning experience
  • We offer flexible program schedules with classes starting throughout the year for this program
  • Financial assistance is available for this program to those who qualify

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