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Nursing Assistant Program
Related Documents:
Nursing Assistant
Nursing Assistant Application

Program Contact: Felicia Hall-Grace, MSN, RN

Phone: 251-578-1313 Ext. 126 Office

Email: (Best way to contact)

Length of Program: 6 weeks of Full-time attendance 

The purpose of the Nursing Assistant Program is to fulfill the seventy-five (75) hour Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act (OBRA) requirements for training of long-term care nursing assistants in preparation for certification through competency evaluation. Emphasis is placed on the development of the knowledge, attitudes, and skills required of the long-term care nursing assistant. Upon completion of this course, the student should demonstrate satisfactory performance on written examinations and clinical skills. 

This course is not offered for college credit at Reid State Technical College. 


 Things to do:

- Complete the Nursing Assistant Application (located under Related Documents

- Visit your nearest Alabama Career Center and apply for WIOA to possibly assist with financial assistance for this program (this MUST be done at least 3-4 weeks prior to class starting).

- Complete a background check and urine drug screen ($69.00) prior to starting the program at the following website


Once you have paid, contact the nursing assistant department at 251-578-1313 Ext. 126 to setup a time to pick up a Chain of Custody form to get your drug screen collected.


The urine drug screen can be collected at the:

Quest Diagnostic Center for FREE - (GOOGLE FOR NEAREST LOCATION )

Evergreen Medical Center 8am - 4pm/ Monday - Friday $25.00 cash only; 251-578-2480

Monroe County Hospital 8am - 12pm/ Monday - Friday $22.50 cash only; 251-575-3111

Brewton Medical Center (Call and make an appointment @ 251-867-6071) for $15.00






It is the policy of Reid State Technical College not to discriminate against any person on the grounds of race, color, disability, gender, religion, creed, national origin, or age, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program, activity, or employment.

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