Program Objectives:
This program will introduce the student to basic nursing skills and clinical skills which include, but are not limited to communication, resident rights, infection control, body mechanics, and assisting residents with daily care. The student will gain experience in the clinical roles of a nursing assistant at a Long-Term Care Facility. The student will meet all requirements to pass the Georgia State Competency Exam and be able to function as a Certified Nursing Assistant upon completion of the State Competency Exam.

The student must complete
• All courses are taught in sequence and each student must successfully complete each course with at least a 70% to advance to the next course.
• Achieve 100% in lab participation
• 24 hours of clinicals in a Long-Term Care Facility.


• The Nursing Assistant in Long Term Care/Foundations of Long-Term Care
• Understanding Residents/Body Systems & Related Conditions
• Confusion Dementia & Alzheimer’s Disease/Personal Care Skills
• Basic Nursing Skills/Nutrition & Hydration
• Rehabilitation &Restorative Care/Caring for Yourself
• Clinical Rotation

Total Cost of the Program: $1,000.00

Tuition: $600.00

Books & Supplies: $300.00

Application Fee: $100.00


Cost of Books/Supplies and Application Fee are due upon enrollment. Payment plans are available for the tuition amount. 

Schedule: Monday - Thursday 

Day Class: 8:30am - 3:30pm for 4 Weeks 
Night Class: 5:00pm - 9:00pm for 6 Weeks

North Georgia Nursing Academy at 3616 Southland Drive, Flowery Branch, GA 30542 is applying for initial accreditation with the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education. Persons wishing to make comments should either write to the Executive Director of the Commission, Council on Occupational Education, 7840 Roswell Road, Bldg. 300, Suite 325, Atlanta, GA 30350, or submit their comments through the Council's website (www.council.org). Persons making comments must provide their names and mailing addresses. 


For additional program information:

Admissions: admissions@ngnanursing.org


Director of NGNA:

April Kidd: akidd@ngnanursing.org

Ph: (770) 534-1373 ext. 102

(The Director is available to current and previous students)

Main Number: (770) 534-1373

3616 Southland Drive, Flowery Branch, GA 30542

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