Certified Nursing Assistant Training Program

CNA's Are The Foundation of The Nursing Team.

 

CNA

What Does Nursing Assistant  Training Include?

The Bellevue Career College Nursing Assistant Training Program will present the basics of bedside patient care under the guidelines of federal and state requirements.  Participants who successfully complete the course will meet criteria to sit for the state certification examination.  The program includes 60 hours of theory content, conducted in the classroom, and 100 hours of direct patient care (clinical training), conducted in an accredited and State approved Long-Term Care facility.  A student will be eligible for certification by the State of California as a nurse assistant upon satisfactory completion of course requirements and the State Competency Evaluation.


Students enrolled in the Nurse Assistant Training Program will be taught the following course modules:

  • Introduction to Roles and Responsibilities of the C.N.A.

  • Resident’s Rights

  • Federal Laws

  • Prevention and Management of Catastrophe

  • Emergency Procedures

  • Communication and Interpersonal skills

  • Restorative and Rehabilitative Nursing

  • Body Mechanics

  • Medical and Surgical Asepsis

  • Weights and Measures

  • Resident Care Skills

  • Resident Care Procedures

  • Nutrition

  • Vital Signs

  • Observation and Reporting

  • Long-term care Resident

  • Death and Dying

Program Tuition Includes:

  • Nursing Textbook & Workbook

  • 2-sets of scrubs

  • LiveScan Fingerprints

  • State Manual

  • State Exam Fee & Registration

Traditional Program

Upcoming Class Schedule

Day Class

Monday-Friday

8:00AM-4:30PM

Upcoming Dates:

  • May 3rd, 2021  

  • June 7th, 2021

  • July 19th, 2021

Hybrid class (online+ In-person)

Monday-Friday

5:00pm-10:30pm

Upcoming Dates:

  • May 24th, 2021  

  • July 12th, 2021

  • August 30th 2021

*Upon successful completing the course of 100-102 supervised clinical hours and 60 hours theory, along with passing the Nurse Assistant course exam you will qualify to take the State Competency Test (CEP) to be a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA).

WHAT CAN I DO WITH THIS TRAINING?

The Nursing Assistant/Nurse Aide certificate program prepares graduates for a career in the health care field such as a:

  • Nursing Assistant

  • Home Health Aide

  • Caregiver

  • Personal Care Aide

  • Personal Care Attendant

  • Personal Care Assistant

  • Companion Care Provider

Job Outlook

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of nursing assistants and nurse aides is expected to grow 17 percent nationally by 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations, due to growing elderly population.*