Santa Barbara Business College - Bakersfield
5300 California Avenue
Bakersfield, California 93309
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LPN Program Details
Vocational nurses will be taught and practiced in a supervised laboratory setting and then perfected at clinical sites with real patients. During this real-world, hands-on training, students can gain a wide variety of skills geared toward patient care and safety, including personal hygiene, feeding, transfer techniques, medication administration, oxygen administration, Foley catheter insertion and care, tracheostomy care, wound care, and many more.
Students in the Vocational Nursing diploma program will study courses such as:
Fundamentals of Nursing I & II
Nursing Skills Lab I & II
Geriatric, Orthopedic and Respiratory Nursing
Cardiovascular, Endocrine and Neurological Nursing
Leadership and Supervision
After just 60 weeks, graduates are also eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical/Vocational Nurses (NCLEX-PN) administered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN). Contact us now for more information regarding Santa Barbara Business College’s Vocational Nursing diploma program in Bakersfield.