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Nursing Assistant I

This is a 166-172 contact hour course offered in a traditional classroom setting. This training program, which includes Day, Evening or Hybrid class options, will prepare you to successfully complete a state of North Carolina approved competency evaluation examination that allows the nurse aide to be listed on the N.C. Nurse Aide I Registry. The course includes instructor lectures, videos, role playing methods and hands-on learning. Upon successful completion of the course, you will be able to take the state exam through Credentia for listing and certification with the state of North Carolina. Pre-registration Required

Day Classes - Nursing Assistant I 

Next Scotland County Campus Class Date: Jan. 16 - May 7 |  Mondays - Thursdays from 8:15 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Honeycutt Center, room 124

Mandatory Orientation: Jan. 11 at 8:30 a.m. at the Honeycutt Center, room 124

Evening Classes - Nursing Assistant I

Next Class Date: TBA

Mandatory Orientation: TBA

Hybrid/Online - Nursing Assistant I

This track includes online assignments and traditional classroom meetings. Orientation is mandatory for the Hybrid/Online class.

Class Dates: TBA

Requirements for Registration

  • Accuplacer Next Generation Reading score of 250 or higher. A transcript showing successful completion of a college level English course is a substitute for the test score.
  • Valid U.S. government issued Social Security Card
  • Valid driver’s license or state issued picture ID
  • Current immunization record
  • Current completed physical
  • Current TB skin result

Course Costs

  • Tuition and Fees: $593

Please see our policy for refunds on continuing education classes here: Refund Policy

Scholarships Available

Scholarships are available to help offset the costs of courses. The following forms must be completed. 

Course Forms

Students must bring required documents and payment to either Hamlet or Scotland County campus to register for class.

Need Help?

Contact Richmond Community College for more information, (910) 410-1700.


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