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Basic Clinical Skills for Pre-Health Will Continue Through Canvas

The Spring 2020 Basic Clinical Skills course will continue online through Canvas. For more information, please contact ekg@fau.edu.

Certified Nursing Assistant is Postponed

The Spring 2020 Certified Nursing Test Prep Course is postponed until further notice. For more information, please contact ekg@fau.edu.


Basic Clinical Skills for Pre-Health

The purpose of this Continuing Education course is to provide students with basic clinical skills that will ensure meaningful medical experiences (through shadowing or volunteering) prior to entering a health-related graduate program (medical, dental, pharmacy, physician assistant, veterinary, physical therapy, podiatry, and optometry).

Course Information

Students will have the opportunity to complete CPR certification. Learn Blood Pressure skills, patient care and history, Vital signs, Blood Borne Pathogens, HIPAA training, and common medical errors, and recognize how the 12 lead ECG relates to the areas of the heart.

Registration

Basic Clinical Skills is only open to FAU students at a cost of $125

If FAU students would like to take both Basic Clinical Skills and CNA we are offering a special price of $400 for both.

The course meets on the following days from 5:00 pm-9:00 pm

Davie Campus

Boca Campus

March 16

March 23

March 30

April 6

April 13

April 20

Mar 18

March 25

April 1

April 8

April 15

April 22


Refund Policy for Continuing education Courses.

Once the class starts we are not able to provide a refund. However, prior to the start of the class a 20% fee will be charged for processing and university fees.

Certified Nursing Assistant Test Prep Course (CNA)

This continuing education course is composed of lectures and training skills that students will perform during the 3-day course. This is a test preparation course intended for students to “challenge” the CNA exam.  This exam preparation course is not affiliated with any certifying boards. 

Is the FAU CNA course board certified?

The FAU CNA course is a test preparation course intended for students to “challenge” the CNA exam.  The exam preparation course is not affiliated with any certifying boards.  The instructors are Nurses and are approved through the Florida Board of Nursing to teach a variety of certification courses.

Does the tuition include the cost of the state license exam?

No. Students must sign up through Prometric Testing Centers and pay them directly before, during or after the prep course.  Prometric Centers are located nearby and you will go to their facility to test. 

Background check: is that something I have to pay before I take the course or is it needed prior to taking the State exam?

The background check will have to be done prior to signing up for the Prometric exam.

Will there be any requirements for outside work out-side the classroom?

No. All lectures and skills will be performed during the designated days and times of the course.

Where is the course located?

The CNA prep course is currently offered on the Davie Campus of Florida Atlantic University. It will hopefully be offered on the Boca Campus in the future.   

Registration and Course Fees

FAU students pay $275.00

Non-FAU students pay $325.00.

If FAU students would like to take both Basic Clinical Skills and CNA we are offering a special price of $400 for both.

Parking fees are not included in the cost of the course.

The course meets on the following days from 8:30 am-4:00 pm

Session 2

Mar 28

March 29

April 4

April 5


Clinical rotations with the hospital will be scheduled through the Continuing Education Office once all course requirements are met and hospital requirements are met.

Once the class starts we are not able to provide a refund. However, prior to the start of class a 20% fee will be charged for processing and university fees.

Register Now

 


Refund Policy for Continuing education Course.
Once the class starts we are not able to provide a refund. However, prior to the start of class a 20% fee will be charged for processing and university fee.

For more information please email ekg@fau.edu