Patient Care Technician Certificate
The Patient Care Technician Certificate is a non-credit Fast Track program offered at LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris and LSC-Tomball with some classes offered at LSC-CyFair and LSC-Montgomery. For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at LSCCE@LoneStar.edu.
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Through this program, you will become a Certified Nurse Aid (CNA), phlebotomist, and take a fundamental EKG course. This program will also prepare you for a national certification through the American Certification Agency for Healthcare Professionals (ACA).
- Contact Hours: 304
- Cost of Program: $2,590
- CNA Insurance Fee: $17
- Median Wage: $20,800 per year1
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|NURAC||2100105||Nurse Aide, Certified||64|
|NURAC||2106003||Nurse Aide, Certified (Clinical)||44|
|NURAC||2109102||Health Occupations Professionalism in the Workplace||24|
|NURXC2||7800121||Nurse Aide, Certified (Proctor Fee)||(8)|
TOTAL Contact Hours for Patient Care Technician Certificate:
- Median Wage information obtained from the Texas Workforce Commission and the U.S. Department of Labor for 2009 (most recent data available).
- Not part of contact hours for Patient Care Technician Certificate