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To be able to enroll in an LPN training program in Kansas, you have to possess a high school diploma or its equivalent. LPN training is offered in community colleges, vocational schools, and some public high schools. Aside from these schools, LPN training programs are also available online for added convenience.

Many prestigious universities offer LPN training courses through their online affiliations. You can now realize your dream of becoming a student of a remote university. The LPN training you acquire in traditional campus schools follows the same curriculum as the LPN courses offered on the internet.

The training program is made up of two phases that include the theoretical phase and the academic phase. During the academic stage, you are required to attend classroom sessions. The subjects included in LPN training courses include anatomy, physiology, child development, medical terminology, communications skills, first aid, and nutrition. Online LPN online training programs are more convenient due to scheduling flexibility and the ease of studying from your home. You do not have to be physically present in a classroom to complete required LPN course work. There is no need for you to wake up early and rush to school. All you have to do is look for an ideal place where you can study your lessons.

The second phase is the clinical practice portion. This requires the student to perform hands-on training in hospitals and other medical treatment facilities. Online LPN training students are not excused from this training. This is a very essential part of the program because this is where you practice the skills you have learned during the theoretical part. The clinical phase allows you practice how to take the vitals of your patients. This includes taking temperature, blood pressure, heart beat rate, and blood sugar count. You will be trained on how to perform injections and enemas for your patients as well.

As soon as you have completed this training, you will be eligible for the licensing test given by the official certifying department of Kansas. You have to pass this test to earn the LPN certification. The license provides you with the chance to apply at various medical institutions across the state to work as a practical nurse.

Duties of LPNs include administering medical prescriptions and providing patients’ bedside needs. Some patients can not communicate well because of some defects. Others are too weak to speak. An LPN has to find a way to communicate with their patients. Licensed practical nurses play a very significant role in the treatment and the recovery of patients. They are the link between doctors and patients.


LPN Training Classes in Kansas

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    List of LPN Schools in Kansas (KS)

    Complete list of Kansas schools that offer state approved LPN training programs:

    Barton County Community College

    245 NE 30th Rd.
    Great Bend, KS 67530
    (620) 792-9357

    Brown Mackie College – Salina

    2106 S. 9th Street
    Salina, KS 67401
    (785) 825-5422

    Brown Mackie College KC

    9705 Lenexa Dr.
    Lenexa, KS 66215
    (913) 768-1900

    Colby Community College

    1255 S. Range
    Colby, KS 67701
    (785) 460-4797

    Dodge City Community College

    2501 N. 14th Avenue
    Dodge City, KS 67801
    (620) 227-9240

    Donnelly College

    608 N 18th St
    Kansas City, KS 66102
    (913) 621-6070

    Flint Hills Technical College

    3301 W. 18th Ave.
    Emporia, KS 66801
    (620) 341-1326

    Garden City Community College

    801 Campus Drive
    Garden City, KS 67846
    (620) 276-9560

    Highland Community College Technical Center

    1501 West Riley Street
    Atchison, KS 66002
    (913) 367-6204

    Hutchinson Community College

    925 N. Walnut
    McPherson, KS 67460
    (620) 241-4417

    Johnson County Community College

    12345 College Blvd.
    Overland Park, KS 66210
    (913) 469-8500 x2383

    Kansas City Kansas Community College Technical Education Center

    7250 State Ave.
    Kansas City, KS 66112
    (913) 288-7456

    Labette Community College

    200 S. 14th
    Parsons, KS 67357
    (620) 820-1263

    Manhattan Area Technical College

    3136 Dickens Ave.
    Manhattan, KS 66503
    (785) 587-2800

    National American University

    10310 Mastin
    Overland Park, KS 66212
    (913) 981-8700

    Neosho County Community College

    800 W. 14th
    Chanute, KS 66720
    (800) 729-6222, ext 255

    North Central Kansas Technical College

    PO Box 507
    Beloit, KS 67420
    (785) 738-9025

    North Central Kansas Technical College

    2205 Wheatland Avenue
    Hays, KS 67601

    Pratt Community College

    348 NE SR 61
    Pratt, KS 67124
    (620) 450-2233

    Washburn Institute of Technology

    5724 SW Huntoon
    Topeka, KS 66604
    (785) 273-7140

    Wichita Area Technical College

    4501 E 47th St South
    Wichita, KS 67210
    (866) 296-4031

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    Kansas Board of Nursing

    Landon State Office Building
    900 SW Jackson Street, Suite 1051
    Topeka, Kansas 66612
    (785) 296-4929


    Accredited Online LPN Programs

    Gather more details from individual schools about their specific LPN program offerings and requirements

    Kaplan University Online
    Chamberlain College of Nursing
    Walden University Online

    National Directory of LPN Training Programs