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Get the Skills to Become a Nursing Professional

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Train to become a Practical Nurse to start a rewarding career in the growing healthcare industry

10-Month* Professional Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Training Program

As a practical nurse, you will work under the direction of healthcare professionals and provide nursing services to patients. Practical nurses are key members of any healthcare team as they interact directly with patients on a daily basis.

The Practical Nursing training program provides the real-world skills and learning it takes to become a qualified LPN in a 10 month program*. Graduates of this program are prepared to work in a variety of medical settings including hospitals, clinics and physicians’ offices, as well as home health care.

This program is currently offered at our Cleveland, OH Campus & Fairlawn, OH Satellite.

  • Nov 8thPractical Nursing Valley College (Cleveland, OH Campus) 8700 Brookpark Road Cleveland OH United States 44129 Get the skills and hands-on training you need to start a rewarding, stable career as a Practical Nurse (LPN) and enter into the growing healthcare industry. College

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Become a Skilled Practical Nurse

During the Practical Nursing program, you will learn how to safely administer prescribed medication (including IV therapy), provide accurate reporting and documentation on patient records, and demonstrate effective therapeutic communication with patients.

You will learn:

  • Intro to Nursing and Medical Terminology
  • Nursing Anatomy & Physiology
  • Pharmacology/IV Therapy
  • Medical-Surgical Nursing
  • Geriatric Nursing
  • Mental Health/Psychiatric Nursing
  • Maternity and Child Nursing

Is a Rewarding Career as a LPN Right for You? Take the Valley College 'Healthcare Career Training Readiness' Quiz

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get your Healthcare Career Training Readiness score now!

Clinicals: Hands-On Practical Experience

Nursing is a hands-on job, and there’s no better way to learn than by actually working in a real healthcare setting.

As part of the required curriculum, students complete supervised clinical training in various types of healthcare settings. Clinical training provides you with real-world experience and lets you get a real feel for an LPN workplace before you graduate.

If I could give one piece of advice to someone considering Valley, it would be "Do it!" Valley College is the place to go. They will make sure you succeed.
Maria M., Valley Graduate

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this program, you will be qualified for a career in a variety of interesting areas, including:

  • Nursing Homes & Assisted Living Facilities
  • Hospitals
  • Physicians’ Offices
  • Home Health Care Facilities
  • Community Care Facilities

Nationally Recognized Certification

Valley College curriculum helps students prepare to take the NCLEX-PN exam. Upon completion of the PN program, students must apply for and pass the NCLEX-PN exam to obtain licensure as a practical nurse.

Building Your Career as a Nursing Professional

In addition to gaining the practical skills required to become a Nursing professional, you’ll also receive career development guidance so you can make the most of your training and feel prepared to make the transition from student to working professional.

Is a Rewarding Career as a Practical Nurse Right for You? Get More Info…

If you’re interested in learning more about careers in Practical Nursing and exploring whether Valley College is right for you, fill out the form on this page to receive more information.

For immediate questions, call 216-453-8201

*Program length when completed in normal time. Valley College curriculum helps students prepare to take the NCLEX-PN exam. Upon completion of the PN program, students must apply for and pass the NCLEX-PN exam to obtain licensure as a practical nurse.