Nurse Aide Refresher

The 45 hour NA I Refresher online course provides lecture online and lab practice of previously learned skills and hands on skills practice for state exams for students with expired certifications (five years or less) or out of state aides desiring to be listed on the N.C. Nurse Aide I registry. There is no clinical with this course and no background or urine drug screen required. The online orientation post-test is also not required.


  • Verification of previous Nurse Aide I State Registry in the past five years.
  • Two matching government ID cards (Photo driver's license/social security card/military or passport).
  • Must have a current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Card. (Must remain current throughout the entire course)

Estimated Program Cost

Tuition:  $145
Lab fee:  $10
Skills Packet: $11.93 plus tax
Handbook: $30.50 plus tax
Course Packet: $6.16 plus tax
DHSR Exam: $140
American Heart Association BLS: $80.50

View an explanation of registration fees

Upcoming Courses

Course ID Dates Labs & Saturdays Clinicals Type Location
NAS-3242-01P Mar 20th -        Apr 17th Wed 
8:30 a.m - 
3:30 p.m.
N/A Blended / Online

Public Safety Bldg
NAS-3242-02U May 22 - Jun 19 Wed
8:30 a.m.  -
4:00 p.m.
N/A Blended / Online Public Safety Bldg
NAS-3242-01F Oct 23 - Nov 20 Wed
8:30 a.m. -
3:30 p.m.
N/A Blended/Online Public Safety Bldg

More Information

First contact:

Lori Collier
Administrative Assistant to Nurse Aide Programs
Elsee Building A116

If no reply within 24 hours:

Connie H. Grady
Department Chair of Health Education and Nurse Aide Programs
Elsee Building A163
(919) 464-2355