Healthcare

Healthcare Career Starts

Your path to a healthcare career starts here

For those who are caring, compassionate, have a calling to help others

Get Started on a healthcare career, beginning May 2017 at Western in Mauston.

Nursing Assistant certificate can get you started on your path to a fulfilling healthcare career, where you can choose to begin your career or take your credits, continue your education and advance your career. 

Learn more at the Get Started Event in Mauston on April 26 from 4-7 p.m.


Nursing Assistant
Mauston
May 8-June 29, 2017
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 7 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
3 credits
120 hours

  • Entry-level employment in a health care setting
  • Earned credits ladder into a degree program, giving you more career options
  • Courses offered in Mauston, starting in May
  • Clinical experiences give you hands-on knowledge employers want.
  • Nursing Assistant careers are projected to grow 17% (much faster than the average through 2024)*

Fall 2017

Nursing Assistant
3 credits
120 hours

  • Entry-level employment in a health care setting.
  • Earned credits ladder into a degree program, giving you more career options
  • Courses offered in Black River Falls, Independence, La Crosse, Mauston, Tomah, Sparta, and Viroqua, starting in September
  • Clinical experiences give you hands-on knowledge employers want.
  • Nursing Assistant careers are projected to grow 17% (much faster than the average through 2024)*

For more information, contact Ray Heidel at 608-789-6216 or heidelr@westerntc.edu.

*Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook 

This ACT program is 100% funded with a TAACCCT Round IV $19.9 million grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration. This program is an equal opportunity program and auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Inquiries regarding this policy or other issues can be directed to Western Technical College, Attn: Employment, Benefits, EEO Manager, 400 7th Street North, La Crosse, WI 54601, 608-785-9274 (voice), TTY 608-785-9551 or 711 for the State Relay System. This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration. The product was created by the grantee and does not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor. The U.S. Department of Labor makes no guarantees, warranties, or assurances of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such information, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership. Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

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