Perioperative Nursing

 

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Become part of the surgical team as an operating room nurse! This comprehensive course has been designed to provide Registered Nurses a thorough introduction to perioperative nursing. AORN’s Periop 101: A Core Curriculum online program is combined with lab experience in a simulated operating room and a clinical practicum to give nurses a well-rounded training experience. Discover the skills in patient assessment, critical thinking, and decision-making needed for the nurse to provide safe care for the surgical patient. Upon completion, nurses will receive a Certificate of Completion from AORN and Anoka Technical College for all contact hours.

Dates:         November 30, 2022 – March 20, 2023 
Class:  November 30, 2022 – January 21, 2023
Live Virtual: Wednesdays (11/30, 12/7, 12/21, 1/4 and 1/11), 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Anoka Technical College: Saturdays (12/17 and 1/21), 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Clinical:       January 23 – March 20, 2023
Day shifts; 64 total hours; schedule determined with clinical site

Final Exam:  February 8, 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Requirements: Registered Nurse with current license, Basic computer skills, internet access, vaccination records, BLS certification, and background study.

Course Texts: Alexander’s Care of the Patient in Surgery, 16th Ed. by Rothrock and AORN’s current Perioperative Standards and Recommended Practices

Bring to Class: Vaccination records, BLS certification

Course Location:
Anoka Technical College
1355 W Highway 10
Anoka, MN 55303
Classroom 304H

Day(s): Varied Schedule

Time: 6:00 PM

Sessions: 10

Cost: $2,499.00

Dates & Times: 

11/30/2022   6:00PM – 8:30PM Online
12/7/2022   6:00PM – 8:30PM Online
12/17/2022   9:00AM – 2:00PM Anoka Technical College – 304 – Classroom Lab
12/21/2022   6:00PM – 8:30PM Online
1/4/2023   6:00PM – 8:30PM Online
1/11/2023   6:00PM – 8:30PM Online
1/21/2023   9:00AM – 2:00PM Anoka Technical College – 304 – Classroom Lab
1/23/2023   12:00AM – 12:00AM Clinicals Start
2/8/2023   4:00PM – 8:00PM Online
3/20/2023   12:00AM – 12:00AM Clinicals End