Casa Loma College - Van Nuys
6725 Kester Ave
Los Angeles, California 91405
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Nursing Programs OfferedLPN Programs
LPN Program Details
Vocational Nurses play a vital role in the delivery of health care, and the demand for qualified Vocational Nurses has never been greater. The Vocational Nursing program prepares you for a rewarding career as vocational nurse who is competent to practice under the guidance of a registered nurse or licensed physician/dentist in a variety of settings.
LVNs are an important part of a health care team responsible for detecting illnesses, medical treatment and rehabilitation, as well as patient education This program gives you the skill and knowledge to offer professional care to the sick, injured, convalescent and disabled. In addition, students gain hands-on nursing skills during clinical experience provided through affiliations with several area health care facilities.
Employment opportunities for graduates include positions in hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, doctor's offices, clinics, correctional facilities, and home health agencies.
Outline of Program:
577 hours of theory
954 hours of practical clinical and lab
Anatomy & Physiology
Fundamentals of Nursing
Medical Surgical 1-3
Vocational & Career Enhancement
Full-time and Part-time weekends