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Nurse Aide


A Great Place to Begin your Nursing Education

a Nursing Assistant at workThe Nurse Aide Program at Otero Junior College is offered each semester. With cooperation from area hospitals, students receive education, training, and practical application experience that prepares them to work in nursing assistant positions. Successful completion of coursework and program requirements entitles the graduate to apply to the Colorado Board of Nursing to take the certification exam for Certified Nurse Aide.

Interested students should contact Amanda Clerkin, Director of Nursing and Health Professions for additional information.


Required Courses


NUA 101
NUA 102
NUA 170
Nurse Aide Health Care Skills
Certification Exam Prep
Nursing Aide Clinical Experience

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