Nurse Aide

The main role of a Nurse Aide is to provide basic care to patients and assist them in daily activities that they might have trouble with on their own. This can include bathing, feeding, or other activities in daily life. The program offered by Lanier Technical College can be completed in 2 semesters and will provide them the training necessary to successfully apply and complete the state competency evaluation for the state of Georgia.

Why Lanier Tech?

  • Students excepted each semester
  • Courses available at various campuses
  • Please be advised that though a student may complete Nurse Aide coursework while under the age of 18, many employers require individuals to be at least 18 for employment

Program Overview

Semester one- Pre-requisite Allied Health classes: Diet & Nutrition, Introduction to Healthcare and Medical Terminology
Semester two: Fundamentals of Nurse Aide

This program is available at:

  • Barrow Campus
  • Dawson Campus
  • Forsyth Campus
  • Hall Campus
  • Jackson Campus