Certified Nursing Assistants-CNA

Your Medical Career Starts Here

The Certified Nursing Assistant program prepares you for a fulfilling career as a  state Certified Nursing Aide and a CPR/BLS certificate. The CNA certification can be a stepping stone to other jobs in healthcare. The program combines theory, hands-on training skills, and an internship.

Our program offers daytime and evening classes to fit busy schedules. The course consists of 140 total hours: 120 hours in the classroom lecture and hands-on training and a 20-hour internship of clinical training. Upon successfully completing the CNA course, students will receive a temporary license and be eligible to pursue employment as a Certified Nursing Assistant while they wait for the State Exam.

Topics covered

  • Activities of Daily Living
  • Basic CNA Skills
  • Restorative Skills
  • Emotional and Mental Health Needs
  • Spiritual and Cultural Needs
  • Communication
  • Client Rights
  • Legal and Ethical Behavior
  • Member of the Health Care Team