Allied health Programs
Nurse Assistant/Aide (CNA)
Nurse Aides assist in the care for the ill or injured by providing basic nursing skills and personal care. Nurse Aides perform patient care under the supervision of registered nurses and licensed vocational nurses. They have a broad range of duties including bathing, walking, feeding patients, making beds, assisting patients in and out of bed, dressing, helping patients with range of motion and activities of daily living. They may provide skin care and observe patient’s physical, mental and emotional well-being. Frank Phillips College’s curriculum is approved by the Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services to teach the skills necessary for work in a long-term care facility, hospitals, and home health agencies Instruction includes lecture, lab and clinical training in an approved facility. Students must be over 16 years of age, be able to read, write and speak English.
This course will prepare the student to take the Texas Registry Exam for certification.
Exam fee is included in tuition cost.
Questions: Call the Vocational Nursing Office at 806-457-4200, ext 746
Criminal Background Check
*Click on StudentCheck
*Click on Order Student Background Check – this will open a new tab StudentMain
* Click on StudentMain tab & select school – Frank Phillips College & select program
*Follow instructions on website to complete background check process. If you need further assistance, please contact PreCheck at: StudentCheck@PreCheck.com
The cost of the background check is $52.02 ($48.50 plus state tax of $3.52 for students living in Texas) and can be made securely online with a credit or debit card. You can also pay by money order, but that will delay processing your background check until the money order is received by mail at the PreCheck office. You will be provided an order confirmation number and instructions on how to check the status on the completion of your report by email. When the background check is completed PreCheck will automatically send the results to the designated representative at FPC.
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