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    Center for Health Professionals

    CNA Instructor Course for RNs

    CNA Instructor Course including Alzheimer’s Component and Evaluators Workshop

    Summer 2018
    August 6 -10, 2018
    8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
    On campus - H building

    NRS E21 – Instructor Course for RN’s Including Evaluator’s Workshop
    This course is designed for the RN who is interested in becoming an instructor for a basic nurse aide training program (BNATP). The course meets the requirements outlined in the Illinois Department of Public Health’s Long Term Care Assistants and Aides Training Program Code. This course includes the Evaluators Workshop component which will evaluate the student’s competency demonstration of selected performance skills.

    Educational Requirements:

    **IMPORTANT – INSTRUCTOR REQUIREMENTS: Effective July 14, 2016, participants must meet the qualifications outlined in the June 2013 Illinois Administrative Code Title 77, Section 395.160 Instructor Requirements AND found in Code of Federal Regulations, Title 42 Section 483.152 (a)(5)(i & ii).

    Two years as a licensed RN and at least one year experience working at a long term care facility or on a skilled unit of a hospital. By definition a skilled unit of a hospital is a geriatric designated unit covered by medicare.

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    Clarification, as stated by IDPH Education & Training Unit: the one year of RN experience is defined as providing direct care in a nursing home or a certified skilled unit of a hospital, or, teaching theory in an accredited nursing program.  


    Tuition: $475* (Textbooks included)
    * = Additional college registration and technology fees may apply.

    For more information, please call (708) 456-0300, Ext. 3500, or email us.

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