Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)A CNA provides care for individuals with health care needs under the direction of a licensed practical nurse (LPN) or registered nurse (RN). It is an entry-level paraprofessional position in the healthcare industry. Upon successful completion of this 16-week program, the student will be able to sit for the Connecticut Department of Health Nurse Aide Competency Examination. The fee for the state certification exam is included in the tuition cost.

Classroom Instruction

Tuesday and Thursday

  • Time: 5:30 – 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: Sheehan High School

Clinical Instruction

Tuesday and Thursday

  • Time: 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
  • Location: Licensed Long-Term Care Facility