Certified Nursing Assistant

CNA Successful completion of this course enables you to obtain your CNA. license with the state of Nebraska by age 16.  Our program will prepare you to work in a long- term care facility or a hospital.  This course combines classroom work and laboratory applications to develop the skills needed to care for the elderly or chronically ill.  Your lab hours are recorded and sent to the State of Nebraska.  Regular attendance is critical.

Course Information

 

Instructors:

Tiffanie Wright, RN BSN

Lori DelCore, RN MSN

 

Eligibility:

Must be 16 years of age

 

Related Careers:

CNA

Medical Assistant

LPS

RN

 

What does it take?

Certificate

Associates Degree

 

What does it make?

$20,000 - $65,000

 

Certification:

Certified Nursing Assistant

(State of Nebraska)

 

CERTIFIED NURSING ASSISTANT Course

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

This course is designed to meet the state training requirements for certified nursing assistants (CNA). The course combines classroom lecture and laboratory application for development of basic skills needed to care for the elderly. Course content focuses on teaching the nursing assistant to provide safe, effective, and caring service to the elderly or chronically ill resident in a long term setting. To qualify for certification, the student must complete 76 hours of skills assessments within the class. Excellent attendance is critical. Physical demands are part of the training and skills required of the certified nursing assistant. Skills in science, math, communications, health, and social sciences are reinforced.