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Certified Nursing Assistant

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Government license, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide. 513902

Description

This 90-hour course (74 hours of classroom/lab time and 16 hours of clinicals) provides the required training by the State of Arkansas for state certification of nursing assistants. Students are prepared to work as a CNA, and are trained in basic nursing assistant procedures including, but not limited to: infection prevention and control, residents’ rights, transferring and positioning techniques, and obtaining vital signs.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

4

Hours

90

Entrance Requirements

None

School

PETRA Allied Health (Fort Smith)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Fort Smith

Local WIB

5035 - Western

Name of Credential

Certificate of Proficiency

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Other State Student Financial Aid

Refund Policy

Yes

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Arkansas Office of Long Term Care

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

Books (Estimated)

$30.00

Testing/Exam Fees

$125.00 State Certification Exam Fee

In-State/District Tuition

$480.00

Out-of-State/District Tuition

$480.00

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)

$40.00 Uniform

Total In-State Program Cost

$675.00

Total Out-of-State Program Cost

$675.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$12.00 per hour
Required Certification: State Certification by Office of Long Term Care

Provider Status

Approved

Address

P.O. Box 6611, Fort Smith, Arkansas 72903

Phone Number

(479) 424-1176

Fax Number

(479) 750-4655

Web Address

http://www.petraalliedhealth.com/

Last Updated

Jul 20, 2022

Created

Sep 23, 2020

Renewal

Mar 09, 2023