• Nursing Assistant
  • practical nursing


NURSING ASSISTANT - Long Term Care 0206

Career Certificate

This program is designed to prepare students for employment as nursing assistants, nursing aides and orderlies in nursing homes. Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to take the national nursing assistant examination being utilized in Florida in accordance with Chapter 400.211, F.S. and Part II Chapter 464, F.S.

Program Details

Start Date: January 2021 and August 2021
Nursing programs are dependent on clinical experiences. Start dates for each nursing program may be delayed, based on clinical availability.
Program Requirements: See Catalog
Location: Palatka
Evening Classes: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:45 - 8:45 p.m.
Clinicals will be held on Fridays and/or Saturdays 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. at facilities within the tri-county area

Questions? Contact the Nursing Department
(386) 312-4176 or e-mail Lori Gaskin


How to Apply

Apply to SJR State* and select the Nursing Assistant program
Spring application available September 1 – 30, 2020.
Fall application available May 1 – 31, 2021.

Tuition and Fees: See Catalog
Apply for Scholarships: October 2021

Questions? Contact the Nursing Department
(386) 312-4176 or e-mail Lori Gaskin

* Visit our SSN Web page for more information regarding the College's use of Social Security Numbers.

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