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RN Review & Skills Practice

Take this course as a review of hospital-based practice of professional nursing skills for registered nurses and foreign educated nurses wishing to re-enter the workforce.  You will engage in 27 hours of didactic review and 72 hours of skills practice/hospital clinical time.  Two full Saturdays will be in a local hospital.  This course is offered through the Fresno City College Nursing Program. 

Who should attend:  California registered nurses and foreign educated nurses who posses an active CA Nursing License who wish to re-enter the workforce.

What you'll review / practice:

  • Ensuring a therapeutic and safe environment for patients
  • Identifying patient needs, including developmental and age related needs
  • Planning and implementing patient care based on patient data
  • Writing clear, concise and accurate care plans for patients
  • Administration of medications, transcription and implementation of physician orders
  • Carrying out nursing care procedures in a timely and accurate manner
  • Accurately assessing and documenting physical assessment findings
  • Mastering specific nursing skills utilized in hospital-based practice

Participant requirements:

  • Proof of CA RN License (upon registration)
  • TB Test (within first 4 weeks of class)
  • Criminal Background & Drug Screening through American Databank (within first 4 weeks)
  • Health Care Providers CPR / First Aide (within first 4 weeks)
  • Physical Exam / Proof of Physical Capabilities (within first 4 weeks)
  • Purchase required books and skills kits
  • Purchase parking permit
  • Purchase scrubs
  • Passing score of 76% or better for successful completion
  • 100% attendance required for successful completion

About the instruction - FCC

  • The didactic review, skills practice and hospital clinical time will be taught and facilitated by FCC nursing faculty who have significant experience with hospital-based nursing

Continuing Education Units:  99 CEU's available for successful completers

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations received up to five (5) working days before the course start date are refundable, minus a $25 processing fee.  After that, cancellations are subject to the entire course fee.  Please note that if you don't cancel and don't attend, you are still responsible for payment.

Fri, Sat, September 26 - November 22, 2014 See Hours 99 hrs
$1,295
FCC Health Sciences Division, Room 240

Hours:  Fridays: 6:00pm - 9:00pm; Saturdays: 6:30am - 3:30pm

To register:  (559) 265-5760 or (800) 934-3339

Last updated: 7/16/2014 1:40:31 PM