Text Box: Home


Columbus State Community College

614-287-5485                               614-287-5405 (fax)




2016-2017 course descriptions


NURC 1901 RN First Assistant (A)

4 credits
This is an intensive Web-based program which is designed to provide the experienced perioperative nurse with the advanced preparation and study necessary to assume the role of first assistant. The course is based on AORN’s Core Curriculum for the RN First Assistant. The following requirements must be met to enroll in this course: current RN licensure; two years current perioperative experience; CNOR certified or eligible; current ACLS or CPR; liability insurance; two letters of recommendation. 
Lecture:2 hours – Seminar:1 hour - Practicum:7 hours
Instructor permission required      Lab fee: $425.00


NURC 1902 RNFA Experience (SP)

4 credits
This course provides the student with the continuation of the Web-based program for the completion of the RN First Assistant Program. Lecture: 2 hours - Seminar: 1 hour - Practicum: 7 hours
Prerequisite: NURC 1901     Lab fee: $8.00




Please contact Rita Krummen rkrummen@cscc.edu in the CSCC nursing department and she can give you some details.