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Nursing Assistant

Imagine a career that rewards you for caring about others, is exciting and challenges you daily, a job where you have a chance to make a difference. Whether you’re pursuing a career in health care or you just want to make a job change, this is the time to consider becoming a Nurse Assistant.


LBCC offers a Nursing Assistant Level 1 course that prepares students for a rewarding career in today’s world of health care. The Nursing Assistant Training Program prepares individuals to become a Nursing Assistant who provides quality compassionate care for residents in long-term care facilities, hospitals, home health care or hospice settings.


This program exemplifies LBCC’s high standard of learning excellent. Students experience LBCC’s high standard of learning excellent through lectures, laboratory practice, and clinical procedural skills such as vital signs, bathing, dressing, and positioning. The classroom is equipped with hospital beds and medical equipment to practice skills prior to the clinical rotation.


This program is designed to prepare graduates of the Nursing Assistant Training program to pass the requirements of the Oregon Board of Nursing state Certified Nursing Assistant test as well as successfully acquiring employment in a hospital, long-term care facility or home healthcare setting.