Southwest Georgia Technical College - Grady County
1550 Hwy 84 West
Cairo, Georgia 39828
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Southwest Georgia Technical College offers Practical Nursing programs at the main campus in Thomasville and at SWGTC of Grady County in Cairo. All programs are approved by the Georgia Board of Examiners of Licensed Practical Nurses.Program Description: Practical Nursing is a six (6) quarter diploma program that trains students to care for sub acute, convalescent, and chronic patients under the direction of a physician or professional nurse. Basic theory is coordinated with clinical practice under the direction of Southwest Georgia Technical College’s instructors and nursing staffs of cooperating hospitals and agencies. Students will give direct patient care and perform certain tasks, including assessment, administration of treatments and medications, maintenance of health and prevention of illness under the direction of a registered nurse or physician.