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Leeward Community College's Workforce Development Office (OCEWD) is located on the Diamond Head end of the Leeward Community College campus, with ample free parking. We are on the city bus line, which makes it convenient to commute from anywhere on Oahu.

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ocewd@hawaii.edu
(808) 455-0477
96-045 Ala Ike, Room CE 101, Pearl City, HI 96782

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Course Number (HLTH5700)

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The Nurse Aide Training Program focuses on the fundamentals of nursing and care giving techniques. The 150-hour course consists of five modules. Instructors deliver an intensive hands-on approach to prepare participants with the vocational skills to be a skilled healthcare provider. Participants develop knowledge and skills through theory and practice in the classroom and nursing lab settings.

Upon successful completion of the course and the state examination, participants are credentialed as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) and a member of the Hawaii Nurse Aide Registry.

Graduates of the Nurse Aide program are also eligible to enroll in the Nurse Aide II: Patient Care Technician (HLTH5120) Program.

Patrick Leddy
Workforce Development Coordinator
psleddy@hawaii.edu

For assistance call our office at 455-0477.

Upon successful completion of this course participants will be able to:

  1. Apply standard precautions in the provision of care.
  2. Demonstrate appropriate skills to assist the resident in attaining and maintaining independence.
  3. Execute safe and effective personal care and hygiene when assisting with activities of daily living.
  4. Employ the use of residents rights as defined by state and federal agencies.
  5. Assess and respond to the social and mental health needs of the resident related to the aging process and impaired cognition.

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