Warren County Technical School
1500 Route 57 ♦ Washington, New Jersey 07882 ♦ 908-689-0122

 
Adult School
LPN Handbook. (pdf)
LPN Program

The Warren County Technical School Licensed Practical Nursing Program is an 11 month program where upon completion you will receive a diploma in practical nursing.  Graduates may then apply to the State Board of Nursing to sit for the NCLEX-PN examination for licensure as and LPN.  There are 750 class hours and 750 clinical hours.  Classes are scheduled Monday through Friday from 3:15pm to 10pm.  There is an online component to supplement in class learning.  At the end of the program there is a 3 day live review from the Advanced Technologies Institute that will help you to prepare for the NCLEX-PN examination.  

Curriculum

Semester   1                                  Semester 2                            Semester 3

 Fundamentals of Nursing            Adult Health Nursing           Maternal/Child Health

Anatomy and Physiology                                                     Psychiatric Nursing

 Dosage and Calculations                                                     Pediatric Nursing

                                                                  Nursing Roles / Transition to Practice       

 

Admission Requirements

High school diploma/ transcript or GED

Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation to clinical sites and class

Physical examination/ urine drug screen (Random drug testing may be done throughout the program)

Valid CPR certification (BLS for Healthcare Providers)

Criminal background check

Copy of current immunizations (MMR, DPT, Tetanus booster in last 5 years, Varicella Immunization or titer, Hepatitis B series of 3 or a refusal of consent signed)

Negative PPD or X-ray if past positive

Proof of receiving an influenza immunization before going into clinical sites

Clinical Sites

Currently, our clinical experiences include:  The House of Good Shepherd, Forest Manor Health Care, Hunterdon Developmental Center, Warren Haven and an observation rotation at St. Luke’s Warren Hospital.  We also do a variety of community clinical experiences including: The Comfort Zone, physician’s offices, Wound care clinic, operating room, emergency room and the intensive care units.