It is the mission of this program to prepare students for a successful career as a practical nurse. Students give nursing care in local hospitals, geriatric facilities, home health care, hospice, doctors' offices, and clinics.
Course completion skills include personal; family and community health; structure and function of the human body; nutrition; human growth and development; nursing needs of the patient; fundamentals of nursing; geriatric nursing; medical/surgical nursing; pharmacology/administering medication; maternal and neonatal nursing; pediatric nursing, and comprehensive nursing.
Withlacoochee Technical Institute will be enrolling students for the upcoming Practical Nursing classes. The first step in the enrollment process is to attend an information session on the program.Students interested in our Practical Nursing program must attend one of these information sessions.
- Information Session for August 2014 class is TBA
Students who would like to begin preparing for the entrance
exam which is the National League for Nursing can purchase the
exam study guide on our website
Attendance at one of these information sessions is mandatory prior to proceeding with the enrollment process and to sign up for the National League of Nursing Exam.
There are a limited number of students admitted to the class; therefore, there is a selection process that applicants must follow. Students must pass the National League of Nursing-Preadmission Exam to qualify. The cost of the exam is approximately $50 and is due at registration.
For more information, please contact Student Services at (352) 726-2430