SRC Offers CNA Instructor Course
Canton – Have you wanted to teach
Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA’s) but wasn’t sure where to start? This course is for you! Spoon River College is offering a CNA Instructor “Train the Trainer” Course May
12-16, 2014 from 8 am.-5 p.m. at the Spoon River College Canton Campus.
course is a requirement for all RN’s who want to become Certified Nurse Aide
Instructors, and is approved by the Illinois Department of Public Health
(IDPH). Successful completion of the
course will qualify RN’s licensed in Illinois to develop and teach the Basic
Nursing Assistant Training Program (BNATP).
This course includes the required lectures on Alzheimer’s disease. The Train the Trainer approach is designed to
introduce concepts and methods of teaching and learning principles, curriculum
development, and instructional methods, which will help participants to become
more effective facilitators of adult learning situations. Guidelines of Federal
and State regulations for BNATP require competence in planning, developing, and
conducting a training program therefore; participants are required to present a
training simulation module during this course to meet these competencies.
is required by May 2, 2014 as
seating is limited. IDPH requires you
must be a registered nurse with a minimum of two years nursing experience. You are also required to have one year of
experience as a
registered nurse with direct patient care, for the elderly or the chronically
ill of any age in the following: long-term care nursing facility, extended care
unit, geriatrics department, chronic care unit, swing bed unit of a hospital,
hospice, home health, or other long term care setting.
interested in the Evaluator only session can attend on May 14th from
8 a.m.-5 p.m., and those interested in the Alzheimer’s only session can attend
on May 16th from 8 a.m.-Noon.
The complete Train the Trainer course includes both the Evaluator and
Alzheimer’s sessions. Pre-registration is required.
will be held at the Spoon River College Canton Campus located at 23235 N. Co.
Hwy 22 Canton.