Matched 8 Courses / 8 Classes

Psychiatric Technician Overview (NCE103) 2 Credits

Students learn to care for patients with a wide variety of mental illness to include anxiety, mood, personality and psychotic disorders, as well as post-traumatic stress syndrome and behavioral issues. Psychiatric technicians follow physician/nurse instructions and hospital procedures. Identification of modalities to monitor patient's mental and emotional status, physical symptoms related to mental disorders, and recognition of medication side effects. A variety of therapies will be covered to include rehabilitation and treatment programs, as well as recreational activities used as treatment options. Prerequisites: None.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
40715 Fall 2019 GateWay
CH Bldg Class Rm 2054
Hybrid 10/07/2019 - 11/04/2019 M 5:00PM - 9:00PM
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Course will meet in classroom CH 2054 on 10/07, 10/21, & 11/04. All other dates are Online.

      Please contact Rebecca Zagrodzky at 602.286.8544 or rebecca.zagrodzky@gatewaycc.edu to receive permission to enroll in the course.

Basic Certified Nursing Assistant (NCE150) 1 Credit

Prepares the advanced placement nursing assistant student for the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification or Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) examination. The student will care for clients across the wellness/illness continuum within the scope of practice of the CNA/LNA. Includes basic problem solving processes specific to meeting the basic and holistic needs of clients, therapeutic communication skills, as well as interventions to ensure the needs and safety of the client. Licensing is the exclusive responsibility of the Arizona State Board of Nursing. Prerequisites: One year full-time employment OR two years part-time employment of direct patient care within the past five years OR students who have successfully completed course work that included direct patient care experiences in allied health, medicine or nursing in the past five years, OR permission of the Division Chairperson. Corequisites: NCE151.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11602 Fall 2019 GateWay
CH Bldg Class Rm 2123
In Person 10/22/2019 - 11/16/2019 Tu,Th 5:30PM - 9:30PM
  • Staff
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 11602 meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 2123 Tuesdays from Oct 22 to Nov 12, 2019 from 5:30PM - 9:30PM
      Class 11602 also meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 2128 on Thursday Oct 31, 2019 from 5:30PM - 9:30PM
      Students must register for NCE151 #11603 (Lab Component) at the same time.

Basic Certified Nursing Assistant Lab (NCE151) 1 Credit

Prepares the advanced placement nursing assistant student for the Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification or Licensed Nursing Assistant (LNA) examination. The student will care for clients across the wellness/illness continuum within the scope of practice of the CNA/LNA. Demonstration of problem solving, professional behavior, therapeutic communication skills, and maintenance of a safe environment. Demonstration of caring behaviors and ensuring environmental safety for the client. Provides opportunity for the advanced placement student to show proficiency in the performance of basic nursing assistant skills and procedures through laboratory activities and participation in the care of clients. Licensing is the exclusive responsibility of the Arizona State Board of Nursing. Prerequisites: One year full-time employment OR two years part-time employment of direct patient care within the past five years OR students who have successfully completed course work that included direct patient care experiences in allied health, medicine or nursing in the past five years, OR permission of the Division Chairperson. Corequisites: NCE150.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11603 Fall 2019 GateWay
CH Bldg Class Rm 2128
In Person 10/24/2019 - 11/16/2019 Th,Sat 5:30PM - 9:30PM
  • Staff
Open
15 of 20 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 11603 meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 2128 on Thursday Oct 24, 2019 from 5:30PM - 9:30PM
      Class 11603 also meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 2123 Saturdays from Oct 26 to Nov 16, 2019 from 8:00AM - 4:00PM
      Class 11603 also meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 2128 on Thursday Nov 14, 2019 from 5:30PM - 9:30PM
      Students must register for NCE150 #11602 (Lecture Component) at the same time.

Interpretation of Laboratory Diagnostic Examinations (NCE203) 0.5 Credits

Utilization of laboratory diagnostic examination results for evaluation of patient conditions. Normal results for selected body fluids. Abnormal results related to pathophysiological conditions of adults. Incorporation of results of examinations to assess, modify, and evaluate therapy for patients with specific conditions. Prerequisites: Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse, Nursing students, or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11604 Fall 2019 GateWay
Online
Internet 10/21/2019 - 11/22/2019 N/A N/A
  • Staff
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available

Basic Electrocardiogram Interpretation (NCE214CA) 1 Credit

Focuses on recognition of common cardiac rhythms. Includes major and minor reportable occurrences which affect a patient's status and priority interventions. Prerequisites: Permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11569 Fall 2019 GateWay
CH Bldg Class Rm 2145
In Person 10/15/2019 - 10/24/2019 Tu,Th 5:00PM - 9:00PM
  • N. Dunn
Open
24 of 24 Seats Available

Orientation to Nursing Program (NCE214OP) 3 Credits

Overview of the philosophy, mission, vision, Nurse of the Future Competencies, student learning outcomes, and the constructivist framework of the MaricopaNursing program. Student expected to be prepared with basic concepts of therapeutic communication, the nursing process, pharmacology, introductory concepts of intravenous therapy and knowledge of fundamental concepts. Primary content areas: nursing process, with emphasis on the use of the nursing process to develop a plan of care; utilization of critical thinking skills; problem-solving strategies, the communication process; psychiatric nursing competencies and role transition between LPN and RN scope of practice. Note: NCE214OP designed for advanced placement students (i.e., transfer students, returning students, and/or Practical Nurses). Prerequisites: Designee/advanced placement into the Nursing Program or permission of the Nursing Director.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
11584 Fall 2019 GateWay
IE Bldg Class Rm 2201
Hybrid 10/04/2019 - 11/22/2019 F 8:30AM - 4:30PM
  • R. Fox
Open
27 of 36 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 11584 meets at IE Bldg Class Rm 2201 Fridays from Oct 04 to Oct 11, 2019 from 8:30AM - 4:30PM
      Class 11584 also meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 1024 on Friday Oct 25, 2019 from 8:30AM - 12:00PM
      Class 11584 also meets at IE Bldg Class Rm 2201 Fridays from Nov 01 to Nov 08, 2019 from 8:30AM - 12:00PM
      Class 11584 also meets at IE Bldg Class Rm 2201 on Friday Nov 22, 2019 from 8:30AM - 12:00PM
      Class 11584 costs include NCE Course Fee: $90

LPN-IV Therapy and Medication Skills (NCE223) 2.5 Credits

Terminology and anatomy related to intravenous therapy. Drug response factors, dosage, calculations, intravenous site dressing change, intravenous administration equipment, and initiating intravenous therapy. Documentation and procedures for laboratory check lists. Meets state nursing board requirements for initiating intravenous therapy and administrating intravenous medications. Prerequisites: Current license as Practical Nurse or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39100 Fall 2019 GateWay
CH Bldg Class Rm 2153
Hybrid 10/02/2019 - 12/04/2019 W 5:30PM - 9:00PM
  • J. Peterson
Open
16 of 24 Seats Available
  • Notes
    • Class Notes: Class 39100 meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 2153 on Wednesday Oct 02, 2019 from 5:30PM - 9:00PM
      Class 39100 also meets at CH Bldg Class Rm 2153 on Wednesday Dec 04, 2019 from 5:30PM - 9:00PM
      Please contact the Nursing Continuing Education department to receive approval to register for the course at 602-286-8544.
      Class 39100 costs include NCE Course Fee: $65
    • Lab Notes: Students enrolling in class 39100 must also enroll in the following lab:
      Class 39101 held Wed from 5:30PM to 9:00PM (J. Peterson)

Basic Critical Care Nursing (NCE249) 4 Credits

Foundation in basic critical care for nurses who are new or interested in entering the critical care environment. Including anatomy, physiology, and pharmacology. Disease management for the following systems: cardiac, respiratory, neuroscience, gastrointestinal, renal, endocrine and hematology, hemodynamics and ventilator management. Prerequisites: Current license as Registered Nurse or Practical Nurse, or recent graduate of an accredited nursing program or permission of Instructor.

Class# Semester Location Delivery Dates Days Times Instructor Availability
39099 Fall 2019 GateWay
To Be Arranged
Hybrid 10/03/2019 - 12/05/2019 Th 5:00PM - 9:00PM
  • Staff
Open
22 of 24 Seats Available