Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
Perform Range of Motion exercises on a patient
Vital signs: Pulse, Respirations, Blood Pressure
Feed a patient unable to feed themselves (safety checks for aspiration).
Ambulate a patient with a gait belt.
Safely place a non-ambulatory patient in a wheelchair using a gait belt.
Dressing a patient with hemiplegia(one-sided paralysis).
1. Basic Life Support class and certification (same class Drs and RN's must take every 2 years)
2. Pearson Vue certification test: $120 for written and skills test
3. TB screen
4. Drug screen
Many CTE students are employed locally and use their experience to advance to registered nurse, physician assistant, or other health professions. The students must complete two prerequisite courses covering human anatomy and physiology and disease, as well as a course on infection control, safety, communication, and the organization of healthcare