Call us today! 704-531-1100 | 704-215-6674
Address: 1404 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, NC 28216
Call us today! 704-531-1100 | 704-215-6674

Frequently Asked Questions

What does a Nurse Aide I do?

Nursing Assistants provide direct personal care for residents and/or patients in a variety of settings including hospitals, long-term care facilities, assisted living, and home health. Shifts vary for each facility/setting.

How do I register for the Nurse Aide I class?

Visit the school to fill out an application, bring along your social security card, driver’s license and the registration fee of $30.00

What will I learn in the class?

We follow the NC state Nurse Aide 1 curriculum: basic nursing skills etc.

Is a high school diploma, GED or college transcript required for this class?

Yes, either one is acceptable, because the curriculum requires the basic knowledge of reading, writing and basic math.

What are other requirements?
  • Drug test
  • Background check
  • TB skin test
How long is the course?

The Nursing Assistant I course is 112.0 hours. The course typically lasts 4 weeks (3 weeks classroom/lab, and 1 week clinical-both morning and evening classes), and the Saturday class is 8 weeks-5 weeks of class /lab, and 3 weeks clinical.

What is our school State Final Passing rate?

Our State final examination passing rate is 98-100%–best in greater Charlotte Area.

What is clinical training?

Students go to a facility with a Registered Nurse instructor to practice the skills learned in the on-campus

Where is clinical held?

The clinical is held at long term facilities in Charlotte.

Is there a payment plan?

Yes. The total tuition is $500.00, you will pay at least $300.00 on first day of class, then the balance has to be paid by the 2nd week, or prior to the clinical rotation.


Umanah Healthcare InstituteCharlotte Campus

1404 Beatties Ford Road,
Suite 200 Charlotte, NC 28216
Phone: 704-531-1100
Fax: 704-532-4638

Umanah Healthcare InstituteGastonia Campus

645 Cox Road, Suite C
Gastonia, NC 28054
Phone: 704-215-6674
Fax: 704-865-4440

Registration Fee is NON REFUNDABLE

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