| High Tech North, Florida LPN program
High Tech North, Florida LPN program
360 Santa Barbara Blvd. North
Cape Coral, FL 33993
Phone: (239) 574-4440
Fax: (239) 458-3721
Practical Nursing Program Includes:
1350 clock hours of instruction.
More than half of the program is hands-on clinical training in local health care facilities and hospitals.
Small group instruction with highly qualified, experienced nurses teaching the course.
Preparation for successfully completing the national exam to become a Licensed Practical Nurse .
Help with job placement.
What Can Practical Nurses Do?
Work in hospitals, clinics, long term care facilities, doctor offices, health centers and rehab centers.
Function as a member of the health care team in the prevention of illness and in the care of the sick and injured.
Be responsible for day to day care needs of patients or residents.
Perform nursing services such as vital signs, wound care, comfort measures, and personal care.
Nurses Are In High Demand!
Like never before, the demand for men and women in nursing is high. The possibilities are endless for qualified nurses with many opportunities for advancement. It takes a special person to be a nurse, and it is a rewarding career. The High Tech North School of Practical Nursing is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing.
The Nursing Program is a 1350 hour program with three starting dates running from September to August, January to December, or May to April.
These PN Program classes meet Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 2:30 PM. There may be some limited clinical training that is scheduled in the evenings and on weekends. Applicants must be 18 years old prior to entering the program and have a high school diploma or GED. Admission to the Practical Nursing Program is based on completion of the application process. An admissions committee will review all applications and determine if the application is complete. The committee will rank the completed applications and notify those students who will be admitted to the program based on the available number of seats.
Drug Screening and Criminal Background Check
All applicants are required to submit a request to EDGE Information Management, Inc. for a criminal background check. The $60 cost is paid by the applicant and the forms are available at the school. All incoming nursing students are required to have a drug screening and a physical exam, the cost is paid by the student. All nursing students must show proof of health/accident insurance. A limited accident insurance plan is available for purchase through the school.
All applicants are required to take the TABE test and will also be required to complete a Medical Math test.
How do I prepare for the job?
Benefits of Vocational Nursing
How do I find the job?
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