This course is an introduction to basic nursing skills and concepts necessary to prepare the student to assist dependent elderly persons in nursing homes, TCU patients and hospital patients with their personal needs. You will be working under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse. The course is 75 hours long with 51 of the hours being class room lecture & lab time, to learn the skills. There will be a total of 24 hours of clinical, where you will go to a nursing home and apply the skills you have learned. After passing the course, you will be eligible to test out with state and receive your certificate. This is the beginning of either becoming a professional Nursing Assistant or to use it as a stepping stone into continuing your education in the health care arena.

2014 Course Offerings

*Courses at the Bloomington, MN Location.

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September 18, 2014

- Every Thursday starting September 18th  through November 6th  from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Clinical TBD week of November 10th.

November 22, 2014

- This class meets at the Bloomington Campus on November 22 - December 3rd (no class from November 27-30th), 2014

January 5, 2015

- This class meets at the Bloomington Campus on January 5th - January 23rd , 2015.

February 2, 2015

- This class meets at the Bloomington Campus on February 2nd - February 20th, 2015.


$900 Note: Financial Aid does not cover CNA tuition fees.

Enrollment Tuition fee is non-refundable.

Note: 11 Day Course: Maximum of 20 students per session.

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