Apr
11

Certified Nursing Assistant Course

Enter the growing health care field as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in only 8 weeks. This class offers students an introduction to: the requirements, roles, responsibilities, and work environment of a Certified Nursing Assistant, understanding the elderly, safety, food service, personal care, elimination, and restorative nursing. Our individualized attention will inspire self-confidence. The cost of certification tests and exams are included. Career opportunities such as home health aides, nursing aides, orderlies and attendants abound in hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living centers, residential care facilities and home care agencies. Taking this first step into the healthcare arena will position graduates for numerous educational and career advancement opportunities.

Students will complete 75 hours of classroom instruction and 100 hours of clinical training in a long-term care facility.

Eligibility Requirements
• At least 18 years of age
• Pass background check
• Clean drug screen
• Negative TB test or chest X-ray
• Physically capable of performing CNA duties
• 8th grade reading level

 

Location

Apr 11 - Jun 13
6pm - 9pm
8 weeks (Tues and Wed evenings plus a few all day Saturdays)

Time

400 Wilkes Boulevard
Columbia Missouri, 65201

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