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Nurse Aide Pathway

 

This course prepares students for Nursing Assistant Certification. Students will complete theory and hands-on skills demonstrating all State required competencies and outcomes. After successfully completing clinicals, students will be prepared to sit and pass their written and skills testing, receiving a Nurse Aide Certificate. With a growing population, jobs in health occupations are in high demand. Students will also be CPR certified. Added: The Covid Vaccines are now a requirement for clinical rotation and all Pre-Clinical paperwork should be turned in at the beginning of the class.

Students must be 16 and older to join.

For a list, contact Ms. Singh at ssingh@wps.org

WHS Courses:

  • Intro to Health Science
  • Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) 

Industry Credentials/Advanced Credit:

  • Students are eligible to take the Colorado Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) licensing exam and also earn their Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certificate.  

Health Occupations Student Organization - HOSA Future Health Professionals

  • All students in health occupations classes have the opportunity to join HOSA Future Health Professionals.  Student organizations help students provide training and realistic learning experiences to prepare students for employment in careers, develop leadership skills, and more.  The Benefits of HOSA: A few benefits are attending conferences, meeting students who have similar career goals as you, scholarship opportunities, and understanding key elements of professionalism, leadership roles, and their importance. HOSA looks good and makes your resume and college application attractive.  If you are interested, ask Ms. Singh how you can be involved.  
  • Learn more about HOSA Future Health Professionals.  

  

There are multiple ways you and your organization can ensure the success of our CTE programs and students continue. Contact Lottie Wilson via email lwilson@wps.org to learn more or click Ed Foundation Donation Link to donate to support CTE through our WPS Education Foundation.  You can specify the program and/or activity you wish to support under the "Special Instructions or Comments for Non-Profit" box.