Vocational Nursing Program in Bakersfield
Vocational Nursing Program (LVN) - Bakersfield Campus
Want to find out the benefits of SBBCollege's nursing program in Bakersfield?
The nursing profession is experiencing growth due to aging populations and long-term care needs. You can prepare to be a licensed vocational nurse in SBBCollege’s Vocational Nursing program in Bakersfield!
Students gain the hands-on nursing skills needed in various healthcare facilities, ranging from physicians' offices to outpatient care facilities to long-term care centers. Vital signs assessment, medication administration and other patient care skills are taught in a clinical setting.
Why choose the SBBCollege Nursing Program?
- No waiting lists. No prerequisites. Get started on your nursing career now!
- Financial assistance for those who qualify.
- Job-placement assistance
Hands-On Vocational Nursing Program
Vocational nurses will be taught and practiced in a supervised laboratory setting and then perfected at clinical sites with real patients. During this real-world, hands-on training, students can gain a wide variety of skills geared toward patient care and safety, including personal hygiene, feeding, transfer techniques, medication administration, oxygen administration, Foley catheter insertion and care, tracheostomy care, wound care, and many more.
Students in Bakersfield's Vocational Nursing diploma program study:
- Fundamentals of Nursing I & II
- Nursing Skills Lab I & II
- Geriatric, Orthopedic and Respiratory Nursing
- Cardiovascular, Endocrine and Neurological Nursing
- Leadership and Supervision
After just 60 weeks, graduates are also eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination for Practical/Vocational Nurses (NCLEX-PN) administered by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN). Contact us now for more information regarding Santa Barbara Business College’s Vocational Nursing diploma program in Bakersfield.
Learn about our nursing (LVN) program in Bakersfield today!
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