Did you know that the Rockland BOCES 1,080 hour Practical Nursing program can help fast-track a new career in the healthcare industry? With New York State’s population estimated at 20 million people and growing, there’s no shortage of opportunities for Licensed Practical Nurses to work in settings as diverse as hospitals, nursing homes, healthcare clinics, home health agencies, schools and more. Students learn biological, physical and behavioral sciences with correlated clinical learning from an experienced and dedicated staff. Graduates are eligible to sit for the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX) for Practical Nursing given by the New York State Board of Nursing. Information sessions are beginning this month. Click here for more details.