Nursing Courses

Fall 2014


Nursing Refresher Skills Lab

Concurrent enrollment in, or prior completion of, Nurse Refresher Course Part I - Classroom Theory is required. This course is the pre-requisite for the Nurse Refresher Course Part III - Clinical Practice. Classes meet on Tuesday evenings from 6-10 pm in the state-of-the-art simulation lab. During Skills Lab, students review the basic skills needed to provide nursing care, such as: sterile techniques, wound care, central line dressing changes, IV and catheter insertion, medication administration, and NG tube placement. Lab supplies are included in the cost of the class.

Fee: $246 Senior Adult Fee: $150 Materials Fee: $95 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-094-C | 09/23/14-11/11/14 | B. Rausch | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-B | 08/20/14-09/26/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-C | 09/17/14-10/24/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-D | 10/15/14-11/21/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-E | 11/12/14-12/19/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-F | 12/10/14-01/16/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Nurse Refresher Theory Part I

This course is designed for RNs and LPNs and consists of 80 classroom hours. Areas of concentrations include: delivery of care utilizing the nursing process; medication calculation and administration; adult Medical/Surgical nursing; current issues, trends, and nursing practice. Classes are held Monday and Wednesday evenings from 6-10 pm. Successful completion requires an 80% or higher average score on four exams. There is a required textbook, the cost of which is in addition to the class fees.

Fee: $610 Senior Adult Fee: $366 Materials Fee: $25 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-539-C | 09/08/14-11/12/14 | M. Brown/S. Graff/D. Drooger/J. White/C. Ware/L. Waldron/L. Sandberg | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Cardiac Updates

This course provides information related to information related to the practice of echocardiography. Topics include: pediatric cardiology (common and complex lesions), the CARE Bill, surgically corrected congenital heart disease, and porcine heart dissection exhibiting standard echo planes.

Fee: $27 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-739-D | 10/04/14-10/04/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Cardiac Updates

This course provides information related to information related to the practice of echocardiography. Topics include: pediatric cardiology (common and complex lesions), the CARE Bill, surgically corrected congenital heart disease, and porcine heart dissection exhibiting standard echo planes.

Fee: $12 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-739-DM | 10/04/14-10/04/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Nurse Refresher Clinical

Successful completion of Nurse Refresher Course Step I - Classroom Theory and Step II - Skills Lab are required to enrolling in this course. The course is designed to provide clinical application of the knowledge and skills gained from the classroom. Students are required to complete 60 clinical hours in a setting with a facility-assigned preceptor. Requirement include: inactive Maryland license, AHA-BLS certification, criminal background check, physical exam, and immunizations. Clinical placements will be coordinated through the Health Care Programs Manager.

Fee: $235 Senior Adult Fee: $131 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-743-E | 11/17/14-02/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Transcript

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $7

NRS-866-E | 11/12/14-01/02/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-B | 08/20/14-09/26/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-C | 09/17/14-10/24/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-D | 10/15/14-11/21/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-E | 11/12/14-12/19/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-F | 12/10/14-01/16/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Child & Babysitting Safety

The Child and Babysitting Safety training class is designed for young people who are interested in providing babysitting services. The class focuses on supervising, caring for, and keeping children and infants safe in babysitting settings. Instruction is provided regarding fundamental information on the business of babysitting, proper supervision, basic caregiving skills, and responding properly to ill or injured children or infants. CPR is included in this class.

Fee: $51 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-927-D | 10/04/14-10/04/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Child & Babysitting Safety

The Child and Babysitting Safety training class is designed for young people who are interested in providing babysitting services. The class focuses on supervising, caring for, and keeping children and infants safe in babysitting settings. Instruction is provided regarding fundamental information on the business of babysitting, proper supervision, basic caregiving skills, and responding properly to ill or injured children or infants. CPR is included in this class.

Fee: $51 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-927-F | 12/13/14-12/13/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Child Care Safety for Adults

This Child Care training class is designed for adults who are interested in providing non-professional child and babysitting services (for example, relatives and friends). The class focuses on supervising, caring for, and keeping children and infants safe in babysitting settings. Instruction is provided regarding fundamental information on the proper supervision, basic caregiving skills, and responding properly to ill or injured children or infants. CPR is included in this class.

Fee: $56 Senior Adult Fee: $42 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-928-E | 11/06/14-11/06/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


ASHI CPR/AED/Basic First Aid

This class is designed for individuals who do not work in the healthcare field but who desire, or are required, to have CPR, AED, and First Aid knowledge and skills in order to respond to medical emergencies (e.g., emergency response teams in business and industry, school bus drivers, adult residential care personnel, child care workers, teachers, parents, and babysitters). Topics include: CPR, use of an AED, and first aid.

Fee: $69 Senior Adult Fee: $52 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-943-E | 11/07/14-11/07/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


ASHI CPR/AED/Basic First Aid

This class is designed for individuals who do not work in the healthcare field but who desire, or are required, to have CPR, AED, and First Aid knowledge and skills in order to respond to medical emergencies (e.g., emergency response teams in business and industry, school bus drivers, adult residential care personnel, child care workers, teachers, parents, and babysitters). Topics include: CPR, use of an AED, and first aid.

Fee: $69 Senior Adult Fee: $52 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-943-F | 12/04/14-12/04/14 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Winter 2015


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-G | 01/21/15-03/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-H | 02/18/15-04/10/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Medical Terminology

Prepare for a career in the health services industry by learning medical terminology in a memorable and enjoyable fashion.

Fee: $37 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-393-I | 03/18/15-05/08/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


NCLEX Review

This course prepares nursing students for the NCLEX exam. Students will take a pre-test of the overall body systems, anatomy and physiology, disease processes, assessment and care, as well as nursing process and legal and ethical issues practice. Emphasis will be focused on test-taking strategies and areas where students exhibit need for additional instruction. A post-test to review learner success will also be administered.

Fee: $390 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-854-G | 01/05/15-01/08/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


NCLEX Review

This course prepares nursing students for the NCLEX exam. Students will take a pre-test of the overall body systems, anatomy and physiology, disease processes, assessment and care, as well as nursing process and legal and ethical issues practice. Emphasis will be focused on test-taking strategies and areas where students exhibit need for additional instruction. A post-test to review learner success will also be administered.

Fee: $0

NRS-854-GS | 01/05/15-01/08/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-G | 01/21/15-03/13/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-H | 02/18/15-04/10/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Explore Admin Med Asst Career

Learn all about the in-demand career of medical information management as you explore the job of an administrative medical assistant (AMA) in a doctor's office from appointment scheduling and chart creation to medical billing and coding.

Fee: $32 Senior Adult Fee: $1 Materials Fee: $60 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-884-I | 03/18/15-05/08/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register


Study Tips for RN to BSN

This course is designed to develop the skills required to independently complete a RN to BSN Program. Emphasis will be placed on development of self understanding of the student's learning style, study habits, reading preferences and internet search engine use. Learning modules will be used to create learning habits with feedback to encourage change.

Fee: $0 Registration Fee: $8

NRS-984-G | 01/05/15-03/31/15 | | Check WebAdvisor for course details and Register