Course Descriptions and Outlines

Practical Nursing Courses

Technical Skills II

The course introduces additional evidence-based skills critical to the practice of the Practical Nurse. The students transition to the professional role of the Practical Nurse by examining personal and professional integrity, standards of nursing practice, state nurse practice acts, and the nursing code of ethics. Students will explore leadership styles, methods of team building, and the benefits of being part of a team. Students will demonstrate behaviors that support a professional caring relationship with clients and colleagues. Prerequisite(s): Admission to the program Co-requisite(s): Program sequencing must be followed

Credits: 3.00

Credit Breakdown: Lecture 1.00
Lab 2.00
On the job training n/a

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