This course will provide 100 hours of classroom theory and skills practice as well as 16 clinical hours of hands-on patient care. Students are trained in basic nursing assistant procedures, infection control, transferring and positioning of patients and assisting with activities of daily living.

TUITION & FEES

Estimated cost including in-state tuition, fees,
books & supplies: $625.00

START DATES

Session One
Aug 3rd through Sept 26th
Mondays and Wednesdays only
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Session Two
Aug 3rd through Sept 26th
Tuesdays and Thursdays only
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Sept 28th through Nov 16
Mondays and Thursdays only

PROGRAM LENGTH

Eight weeks

APPLICATION DATES

Applications are accepted up until the beginning of each class or until class enrollment is full.

CLASS HOURS


8:00am – 4:30pm

DOWNLOADS

CNA Application Packet
CNA FAQ

Mission

The Allied Health Program of Northwest Technical Institute, in partnership with the NWA community, is committed to providing education to serve the needs of students wishing to enter a recognized health care profession and to provide quality health care for the community.

Application Procedure
  • CNA Application ($10.00 application fee)
  • Applicant must be at least 17 years of age
  • Provide Next Generation Accuplacer Reading test score
  • Immunization records (2 MMR vaccines)
  • TB Skin test
  • Influenza Vaccine
  • 1 Reference (personal or work reference)
COMPLETION
PLACEMENT

JOB POSSIBILITIES

A Northwest Technical Institute Certified Nursing Assistant graduate is qualified for a variety of job positions, including:

  • Long-term care
  • Assisted living
  • Clinics
  • Acute care facilities
LANIE BALL – LPN

CNA Instructor