January 2022 PN Pre-requisites Information Session - Zoom Meeting
Date: Friday, November 12, 2021, Time: 10:00 a.m. The session will begin promptly at 10:00 a.m. The session will last approximately one hour. You must register on or before
Tuesday, November 9, 2021, to receive the invite to attend the Zoom meeting. Use the link below to register. The invite will be emailed on November 11, 2021, to those that have registered by November 9, 2021. Please register using the link below. The session will cover all information to enroll into the January 2022 PN Pre-requisites. Passing the January 2022 PN Pre-requisites will make you eligible to enroll into the May 2022 PN Program. This will be the last session for year. The next sessions will begin in February 2022 for May 2022 pre-req classes. https://tinyurl.com/ns7nb93x
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||12 Months|
The Hybrid Practical Nursing program is the same length, one-year, and covers the same curriculum as our on campus Practical Nursing program. As a Hybrid program, a portion of the courses are covered online. Students will attend classes and/or clinical on campus or at a clinical site, approximately 22 hours a week. While there is some flexibility in performing course requirements, students choosing to register under the Hybrid Practical Nursing program need to have strong computer skills, the ability to manage their time well and be accountable for course material deadlines as well as be a strong independent learner
This program is approved by the Tennessee Board of Nursing. The Nursing program prepares individuals to become members of a nursing team in hospitals, long term health care facilities, doctors’ offices, outpatient clinics, and home health care. Students are required to complete supervised clinical experiences in all areas of nursing care. Graduates will obtain a diploma in Practical Nursing and then be eligible to take the National Council Licensing Exam for Practical Nursing.
Prior to receiving an application for the January 2022 Hybrid Practical Nursing program, applicants are required to take and pass the pre-requisites of Anatomy & Physiology and Dosage Calculations.
The pre-requisites will be offered starting September 2021. Upon successfully passing the pre-requisites, applicants will receive an application packet for the January 2022 Hybrid Practical Nursing program.
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Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions. May work under the supervision of a registered nurse. Licensing required.
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