ADVANCED UNLICENSED ASSISTANT
Advanced Unlicensed Assistant, perform in an assistive role to licensed nurses in acute care settings. They will complete a long-term care course and then proceed into the advanced curriculum and learn how to perform sterile specimen collection, urinary catheterization, and feeding per gastrointestinal tube. Advanced Unlicensed Assistant (AUA) certification must be obtained from the Oklahoma Board of Nursing.
Complete a 200-hour training program approved by the Oklahoma Board of Nursing, certified by the Board after successful completion of a written and skills examination. They must renew certification every two years.
885 hours (12 months) Program length may vary based on progress rate and/or summer school attendance
PLACES FOR EMPLOYMENT
Long-term care facilities
Adult day care
Residential Care facilities
$9.83 - $16.42