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West Virginia Northern Community College



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CPR and First Aid

$50

with Linda Steele

Calendar Nov 13, 2021 at 8:30 am, runs for 1 week

This course is designed to introduce students to the principles of emergency care for first responders. Students will learn to respond in an emergency and provide immediate lifesaving care until more definitive medical care can be provided by health care professionals. Care of the victim will include assessment, administration of first aid, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation when needed for adults, children, and infants.

 Students who successfully complete the course will receive an American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers card OR an American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR and First Aid card.

OSHA 10 (General Industry)

$89
Calendar Nov 18, 2021 at 8 am, runs for 1 week

The OSHA Outreach Training Program for General Industry provides training for entry-level workers and employers on the recognition, avoidance, abatement, and prevention of safety and health hazards in workplaces in construction industry. The program also provides information regarding workers' rights, employer responsibilities, and how to file a complaint. Through this training, OSHA helps to ensure that workers are more knowledgeable about workplace hazards and their rights. 

 

Card included in fees.

Advanced Stroke Life Support
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Advanced Stroke Life Support

Free

with OhioHealth Stroke Network

Calendar Dec 2, 2021 at 9 am

Advanced Stroke Life Support(ASLS) is a practical hands-on course for healthcare professionals that may recognize, evaluate, manage or transport stroke patients.

Registration: https://asIs12-2-21wvncc.eventbrite.com

Register early-Seating is limited. Continuing Education Credit is free.

Class time-9:00am-5:30pm

ServSafe Food Protection Manager Course - Wheeling Campus

$190

with Christian Kefauver

Calendar Dec 13, 2021 at 8 am

Masks required on campus.  Course is limited to 12 people.

Books and certification are included in the fees.

Per the WV Health Dept. - "Certification requires at least one employee that has supervisory and management responsibility and the authority to direct and control food preparation and services shall be a certified food protection manager who has shown proficiency of required information through passing a test that is part of the accredited program."

Certified Nurse Assistant - Accelerated Program

$1,999
Calendar Jan 3, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 4 weeks

Wheeling Campus

Program length: (65 contact hours of classroom instruction, 55 contact hours of clinical instruction)

Cost: $1,999 (incl textbooks/materials, state registry exam)

The Certified Nursing Assistant program prepares individuals for an entry-level position in the health care field. Graduates work closely with patients under the supervision of a registered nurse. The nursing assistant provides important information on patient conditions to nurses and is vital to the daily operations of a skilled nursing facility, home health organization, or hospital. After program completion, prospective Nursing Assistants take a competency examination to become certified. 

 

Note: Financial Aid may be available to those who qualify from either HEAPS or WIOA funding. Books, uniforms, and certification costs are not included in the fees. Please contact Ms. Jenna Derrico jderrico@wvncc.edu or 304-214-8962 for assistance.

WF HEAPS Funding Address: https://www.wvhepc.org/secure/apps/applications/heaps/welcome.aspx

WIOA – WV Workforce Office - Warwood, WV  304-232-6280

Certified Nurse Assistant - Accelerated Program

$1,999
Calendar Jan 3, 2022 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Wheeling Campus

Program length: (65 contact hours of classroom instruction, 55 contact hours of clinical instruction)

Cost: $1,999 (incl textbooks/materials, state registry exam)

The Certified Nursing Assistant program prepares individuals for an entry-level position in the health care field. Graduates work closely with patients under the supervision of a registered nurse. The nursing assistant provides important information on patient conditions to nurses and is vital to the daily operations of a skilled nursing facility, home health organization, or hospital. After program completion, prospective Nursing Assistants take a competency examination to become certified. 

 

Note: Financial Aid may be available to those who qualify from either HEAPS or WIOA funding. Books, uniforms, and certification costs are not included in the fees. Please contact Ms. Jenna Derrico jderrico@wvncc.edu or 304-214-8962 for assistance.

WF HEAPS Funding Address: https://www.wvhepc.org/secure/apps/applications/heaps/welcome.aspx

WIOA – WV Workforce Office - Warwood, WV  304-232-6280

Certified Nurse Assistant - Accelerated Program

$1,999
Calendar Jan 8, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 16 weeks

Wheeling Campus

Program length: (65 contact hours of classroom instruction, 55 contact hours of clinical instruction)

Cost: $1,999 (incl textbooks/materials, state registry exam)

The Certified Nursing Assistant program prepares individuals for an entry-level position in the health care field. Graduates work closely with patients under the supervision of a registered nurse. The nursing assistant provides important information on patient conditions to nurses and is vital to the daily operations of a skilled nursing facility, home health organization, or hospital. After program completion, prospective Nursing Assistants take a competency examination to become certified. 

 

Note: Financial Aid may be available to those who qualify from either HEAPS or WIOA funding. Books, uniforms, and certification costs are not included in the fees. Please contact Ms. Jenna Derrico jderrico@wvncc.edu or 304-214-8962 for assistance.

WF HEAPS Funding Address: https://www.wvhepc.org/secure/apps/applications/heaps/welcome.aspx

WIOA – WV Workforce Office - Warwood, WV  304-232-6280

CDL Class A

$4,699

with Roger Klinger

Calendar Jan 10, 2022 at 8 am, runs for 5 weeks

This course is designed to prepare students for a Class A commercial driver’s license.  It consists of two weeks of in-class training to obtain a valid CDL-learner permit.  General Knowledge, airbrakes, combination sections, tanker endorsement, and doubles and triples will be covered to obtain the permit.  Hours of service, FMCSA's compliance, safety, accountability, and defensive driving will also be covered. Once a permit is obtained, students will continue with three weeks of road and range training. Training will consist of proper pre-trip inspection of a commercial motor vehicle and how to safely perform reverse maneuvers and operate on city streets and highways. 

Classes will be held in Weirton and Wheeling initially, with plans to offer classes on the New Martinsville campus soon.

Applicants must pass a D.O.T. physical exam and drug screening before the first day of class.  

For more information on the program or to schedule the D.O.T. physical and screening, please contact Roger Klinger at 304-214-8912.

Note: Financial Aid may be available to those who qualify from either HEAPS or WIOA funding. Please contact Ms. Jenna Derrico jderrico@wvncc.edu or 304-214-8962 for assistance.

WF HEAPS Funding Address: https://www.wvhepc.org/secure/apps/applications/heaps/welcome.aspx

WIOA Funding : West Virginia residents should contact the American Job Center at 304-232-6280. Ohio residents should contact Ohio Means Jobs at 740-633-5627





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