Great Plains Technology Center

Diagnostic Aide & Nurse Assistant - Frederick

Nursing student with hand in pocket holding on to an instrument cart.

Who can attend?


  High School

You will learn to:

  • Deliver compassionate, hands-on patient care in long-term care facilities
  • Develop a passion for providing basic nursing care
  • Build a professional working relationship with residents and other healthcare team members


Frederick - Branch Campus


If you are a multi-skilled individual who would like to work in an acute care or clinical office setting in a support role to licensed care givers, this program is for you. The course work includes a core curriculum central to a variety of health professions (HCC Core) as well Anatomy & Physiology, Medical Terminology, and First Aid/CPR . Program completers are trained in skills and competencies essentials for Nurse Aides, EKG Technicians and Phlebotomists.

Employment Options

The following list is associated with the approved SOC (Standard Occupational Classification) for this program and does not necessarily represent immediate opportunities; additional training may be required for some options listed.

Long Term Care Nurse Aide, EKG Technician, Phlebotomist, Medical Assistant – Approximate Pay Potential: $12-19 per hour. (O*NET source:

Scheduling Information

Class Meets: Monday - Friday
AM Session: 8:00am-11:00am 
PM Session: 12:15am-3:15pm
1000 hours  - 9 months to complete

Cost of Attendance Summary 

Secondary (High School) Students

  • Tuition: Free
  • Student Expenses: $250.00

Certification Outcomes:

  • Long Term Care Nurse Aide 
  • AHA: Basic Healthcare Provider

Applying for this Program

Tricia Billy, Instructor

Tricia Billy
Diagnostic Aide/Nursing Assistant Instructor


Great Plains Technology Center
Branch Campus
2001 E. Gladstone
Frederick, OK 73542

Useful Information

Program Begins

August & January