In this course, students learn all the basics and background needed to enter into and excel in a full CNA program. You’ll get a preparatory education in vital signs, first aid, communication and documentation, ethics, nutrition, psychology, medication, patient needs, positioning and cleanliness. You’ll enjoy complete step-by-step illustrated lessons that prepare you for this rewarding, in-demand career.
This course is contained in one Instruction Pack, which introduces students to CNA careers, including personal care and home care, with an overview of the daily activities that may be provided in caregiving facilities and client homes. Lesson topics include Introduction to CNA; Ethics and Legal Responsibilities; Introduction to Psychology; First-Aid Procedures; Communication and Documentation; Vital Signs; Nutrition and Wellness; Cleaning in the Home; Position and Mobility; Daily Needs of Patients; Patient Cleanliness; and Medication.