Health Science

Course details and registration information

Nurse Aide ll
Registration Instructions NA
  1. Prior to registration read the Nurse Aide II Syllabus web page.
  2. Prior to the first day of class submit and pay for your criminal background check, drug test and medical documentation manager through CastleBranch
    Select: Nurse Aide
    Order Package Code: WM83

Please note: Because clinical agencies have mandated that students, faculty and staff provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination to participate in clinical. If a student is denied access to any clinical agency, the student will not be allowed to progress in the health science program and will be withdrawn from the program. Please be advised that all Health Science students must maintain all health, immunization, and vaccine requirements to be eligible to participate in clinical.

Available Classes
    Section Location Begin Date End Date Instructor Price Seats Available/Total Seats
275465 Perry Health Sciences Campus 07/17/2023 12/13/2023 S. Dixon $250.00 0/10
Description Course Outline Requirements Intended Audience More Details
Intended Audience
NA l
This course prepares students to perform more complex skills for patients or residents, regardless of setting. A skill/competency evaluation is required. The course includes classes, laboratory sessions, and clinical learning experiences. Upon satisfactory completion of the course and skill/competency evaluation, the graduate is eligible to apply for listing as a Nurse Aide ll by the North Carolina Board of Nursing Nurse Aide Registry. In all employment settings, the listed Nurse Aide ll will work under the direction and supervision of licensed personnel.
Course Objectives
  1. Module 1 - Demonstrates participation in delegation with the Nurse
  2. Module 2 - Demonstrates operation of oxygen equipment as directed by Nurse
  3. Module 3 - Demonstrates ability to create a sterile field and maintain sterile technique
  4. Module 4 - Demonstrates changing a sterile dressing for wounds over 48 hours old
  5. Module 5 - Demonstrates ability to perform oropharyngeal and nasopharyngeal suctioning on a conscious and an unconscious client
  6. Module 6 - Demonstrates tracheostomy care for client with an established tracheostomy
  7. Module 7 - Demonstrates ability to assemble and flush tubing during set-up, monitor IV flow rate, redress IV site, and properly discontinue a peripheral intravenous infusion
  8. Module 8 - Demonstrates male and female urinary catheterization using sterile technique
  9. Module 9 - Demonstrates proper technique for adding enteral feeding to an existing infusion, adding enteral feeding to an intermittent tube, and discontinuing an N/G tube
  10. Module 10 - Provides care to a patient with an established ostomy by: obtaining a specimen, irrigating, pouching, and providing routine site care
  11. Module 11 - Demonstrates the break-up and removal of a fecal impaction
  12. Module 12 - Demostrates the technique of finger stick capillary blood glucose testing
Outline of Instruction
  1. Module 1 - Role of the Nurse Aide ll
  2. Module 2 - Oxygen Therapy - Set Up and Monitoring Flow Rate
  3. Module 3 - Sterile Technique
  4. Module 4 - Wound Care: Sterile Dressing Change for Wounds over 48 Hours Old
  5. Module 5 - Suctioning - Oropharyngeal and Nasopharyngeal
  6. Module 6 - Tracheostomy Care (Established Tracheostomy)
  7. Module 7 - Peripheral IV Fluids
  8. Module 8 - Urinary Catheter: Catheterization
  9. Module 9 - Oral/Nasogastric, Gastrostomy, Jejunostomy, and Percutaneous Gastric (P>E>G) Feeding tubes
  10. Module 10 - Elimination Procedures: Ostomy Care and Irrigation
  11. Module 11 - Break-up and Removal of a Fecal Impaction
  12. Module 12 - Finger Stick Capillary Blood Glucose Testing
Contact Hours
Industry Standard, State, or National Certification
Nurse Aide ll
Website URL
Certification Learning Outcomes/Requirements
  1. Demonstrate the knowledge by written and skills means an understanding of the overall requirements to successfully pass the Nurse Aide ll competency exam.
CE to CU Articulation
HS Diploma or GED
Listed on the NC Nurse Aide l Registry with no substantiated findings
Text and Supplies Needed
North Carolina Nurse Aide ll, 2nd ed. (2011) by Hegner, Acello, & Needham, Cengage Learning; ISBN-13: 978-1-133-44007-9
Clinical Site/Special Facilities
Acute and long-term care facilities
Requirements for Successful Completion of this Course
  1. Attendance 90% or above
  2. Participation
Accreditation/Special Approval Requirements
NC Board of Nursing
Intended Audience
NA l
Specific Industry or Business Support Needs
Industry or Job Titles Related to training Outcomes for Employment
Related Courses
Course Contact Information
Samantha Bray