This course provides up to 16 hours of individual supervised assistance in the skills lab and up to 4 hours of testing. Skills include: head-to-toe physical assessment including vital signs, medication administration, documentation, surgical asepsis and infection control. The course will also provide safety practice and skills which include: fall prevention, body mechanics, and transfers.
Upon completion of the course, a certificate will be issued. This certification meets the Michigan State Board of Nursing requirement for Certification of Skill Competency.