News Release

Published on Friday, November 11, 2005

Western Wisconsin Technical College will offer a 12-week, 130-hour skilled nursing assistant training class beginning Jan. 16 and ending April 20. The class will meet on Mondays and Thursdays from 4:30 p.m.-10:00 p.m. at the WWTC Black River Falls Campus.

The course is being offered using a new online format. Students will complete approximately 34 hours of lab time at the campus and 36 hours online. In addition, 60 hours of hands-on clinical experience will be held at a long-term care facility. The facility is generally within the community of Black River Falls or the surrounding area.

One-hour informational sessions will be held on Monday, Nov. 21, at 11:30 a.m. and again at 4:30 p.m. The session will explain the course, the application process, and the requirements for admission. Enrollment in the course is limited to 13 students.

For more information on the nursing assistant class, call the WWTC-Black River Falls Campus at 715.284.2253.