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Nurse Aide Pathway Diploma

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Program Overview

College of The Albemarle’s (COA) Nurse Aide Pathway curriculum will prepare you to work under the supervision of licensed nursing professionals in performing nursing care and services for persons of all ages.

Topics include:

Nurse Aide training classes are also available through our Workforce Development department. Call 252-335-0821 ext. 2250 for details.

  • Growth and development
  • Personal care
  • Vital signs
  • Communication
  • Nutrition
  • Medical asepsis
  • Therapeutic activities
  • Accident and fire safety
  • Household environment and equipment management
  • Family resources and services
  • Employment skills

Upon completion of this concentration, graduates should be eligible for listing as a Nurse Aide I and other selected Nurse Aide registries.


See the links below for program-specific admission requirements and other information regarding our program.

Admission Fact Sheet (PDF)

HSWP Admission Comparison Grid (PDF)

Curriculum Guide

Nurse Aide Pathway Diploma Curriculum Guide (PDF)