Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)

Course Description

To provide training in fundamental nursing skills and theory, this course concentrates not only on theory aspect, but also emphasis on hands-on clinical skills. In addition, this course fully prepares student for the NYS Nurse Aide Certification Examination which is mandatory to work as an entry-level nurse aide assistant on a healthcare team in various fields. Follow by New York State Department of Health curriculum requirements, this course ensures students reach the next level of their career path.

Course Length

125 Hours

Entry Requirement

Minimum high school diploma or high school equivalency

Course Outline

  • Introductory Curriculum and Resident’s Rights
  • Basic Nursing Skills
  • Personal Care Skills
  • Mental Health & Social Service Needs
  • Care of Residents with Special Needs
  • Basic Restorative Services

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