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Become a Certified Nursing Assistant

Today’s expanding healthcare industry is creating an ever-increasing demand for highly-qualified personnel.

Our proven and trusted CNA/GNA career program features training opportunities from initial introduction to advanced hands-on clinical experience.

Earn a Workforce Training Certificate (WTC) at FCC and get ready to develop your skills, enhance your credentials and prepare for a new career in the healthcare industry.

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA/GNA) Workforce Training Certificate • 4 Courses

Acquire basic patient care skills and learn to measure vital signs and record medical information. Approved by the MD Board of Nursing (MBON), instruction reviews the CNA/GNA role, disease processes, infection control, and safety. Meets requirements for MD state CNA certification and serves as preparation for Geriatric Nursing Assistant test.

• CAH 145 Foundation for Healthcare Careers or ADE 625 Bridge to Careers - Healthcare
• CAH 132 Certified Nursing Assistant Part I
• CAH 133 Certified Nursing Assistant Part II
• CAH 190 CNA Clinical

Important Information
• Pre- or Co-requisites: placement into ENGL 75; ESOL 72, ESOL 100 or Floor score of 52 (Classic) or 237 (Next Gen); or 102 LOEP.
• Co-requisite: Current AHA Basic Life Support CPR card or registration in SAF 157: CPR Basic Life Support.
• Courses meet eligibility requirements for MD Nursing Assistant Certification and Geriatric Nursing Assistant exams.
• MD Board of Nursing (MBON) application, GNA exam, fingerprinting, background investigation and drug testing fees are included. (Requires SSN or Tax ID for CNA Certification.)
• Must be 16 years of age or older to participate.
• To receive a Workforce Training Certificate, participants are required to successfully complete designated course(s) identified as a WTC program, as approved by the College.
• Course substitutions are not permitted. Course completion is based upon competency.
• This program also results in industry credentials eligible for academic credit conversion. Learn More >>

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