In Carrington College’s Registered Nursing program[1], you’ll get real world experience before you enter the real world.
Registered Nursing students share what they’ve learned in the program.
The Registered Nursing program combines classroom and lab instruction. In the classroom, students…

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Nursing is a career made for people who genuinely care for others. As a nurse, you’ll get to help people get back on their feet and cheer them on along the way. Unfortunately, you’ll also be faced with tragedy and loss. At some point you’ll have to deal with the death of a…

Carrington College Registered Nursing[1] students demonstrate the proper technique for taking blood pressure.
You’ll need:

Blood pressure cuff
Stethoscope

Ask your patient to hold their arm out so you can begin.

Place the blood pressure cuff around the brachial artery. The brachial artery…

It’s a rewarding career, but being a registered nurse or a practical or vocational nurse can be challenging. On top of all the medical information you have to learn, there are a bunch of emotional elements to the profession. It’s so important for people considering a career in nursing to…