Puget Sound Skills Center
18010 8th Avenue South Burien, WA 98148

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Monday-Friday: 7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Puget Sound Skills Center
18010 8th Avenue South Burien, WA 98148

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Program Overview

Our Pre-Nursing program is a foundational exploration of the essential knowledge and skills needed to embark on a career in healthcare.  

This course serves as a critical stepping stone for individuals with a passion for patient care and a desire to explore the nursing field. Students will delve into the fundamentals of medical terminology, anatomy, and physiology, as well as healthcare ethics and professionalism.

Through a blend of classroom instruction and hands-on training, students will learn the skills needed to care for patients as a Nursing Assistant. Students will also obtain further hands-on experience with patient care at a variety of clinical settings.

Upon successful completion of this program, students will become a nursing assistant-certified and qualified to work in healthcare facilities. Whether you aspire to become a Nursing Assistant-Certified or wish to explore other healthcare careers, this program equips you with the expertise to excel in this dynamic and vital field. Join us and begin your journey towards a rewarding career in healthcare.

Approved Equivalency Credit

0.5 English, 0.5 Health, 1.0 Science

College Credits

Up to 17 credits available

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