Nursing (necessary education: secondary education)

“Nursing” (35a 723 00 1), qualification – Nursing Assistant

  • Qualification: Nursing Assistant
  • Language: Latvian
  • Previous education: secondary education
  • Duration of studies: 1 year
  • State-funded places: 108 (including Nursing Assistant learners with primary education)
  • Type of studies: Full-time
  • Study programme accredited until 01.12.2021. [Study Direction Accreditation Sheet] [Licence]
  • Qualification obtained: Nursing Assistant (qualification corresponds to the 2nd professional qualification level)
  • Further studies:
  • continuing education courses
  • professional development programmes
  • Career opportunities after graduation:
  • primary health care institutions
  • hospitals
  • rehabilitation centers
  • pediatric care centers

Study courses

1Study courses
  • Psychology of Care and Ethics of Care
  • Anatomy, Physiology with Basic Pathology
  • Environment (Microbiology, Hygiene and Basic Epidemiology)
  • Introduction to Care, Patient Monitoring and Evaluation
  • Care for Patients with Health Disorders
  • Care of Patients with Internal Diseases
  • General Surgery, Traumatology and Oncology Care
  • Pediatric Care
  • Geriatric Care
  • First Aid and First Aid and ICU Patient Care
  • Procedural Standards
  • Laboratory Classes
  • Placement
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