RN Refresher/Reentry for RN

Course Description:
Have you thought of returning to the field but fear that your nursing skills are out of date?  This                               course might be just what you are looking for!  The course is open to RNs who have a fully active                         license without probationary status, current attached reports, or filed accusations. You must also have your             own malpractice insurance. Theory portion consists of 135 hours of theory content and is held at Health                 Occupations Center.          

Prerequisites:  Passing score on the HOC Math/English Assessment test.  Clinical portion consists of                 196 hours of acute care clinical experience and will be three 8 hours shifts (24 hours) per week at Kaiser               Hospital, 4647 Zion Ave., San Diego, 92120. You must be available for day or evening shifts and                     possible weekend shifts.  Prerequisites for Clinical: successful completion of Theory portion and                         possess intermediate level computer and keyboarding skills. This course is approved by the                                   California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider No. 00446, for 30 contact hours. Additional fees required               for physical exam, background check, scrubs and for textbooks.

Fall Program Costs:  $550.00

Fall Semester Schedule:

 RN Refresher Course Schedule InformationStart Date End Date Days of the Week Times 
 TheorySeptember 19, 2017 October 26, 2017 Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm 
Clinical October 30, 2017 December 19, 2017 Clinical sites, times,and days will vary  Clinical sites, times,and days will vary 

Instructor:  E. Whipple

How to get started?
Attend an RN Refresher orientation at The Health Occupations Center Office.