Basic Nurse Assistant Training Certificate
This 9 credit hour course is designed to prepare nursing
assistants to work under the direction of the licensed professional nurse
to provide care in various health care settings. Coursework includes
development of basic nursing skills through lectures,
laboratory demonstration and practice, and 48 hours
of clinical experience. The Illinois Department of
Public Health has approved the course for a total of
144 hours of instruction.
After you successfully
complete the Nursing Assistant class, you are eligible
to take the written State Nurse Aide Competency
Exam. When you pass the Nurse Aide Competency
Exam, your name is added to the Healthcare Worker
Registry, and you can be employed as a Certified
Nursing Assistant (CNA).
An individual will be placed on the Nurse Aide Registry when:
What you need to know about getting your Basic Nurse Assistant Training Certificate (CIP 513902)
Additional Basic Nurse Assistant Training Certificate Costs
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Total Basic Nurse Assistant Training Certificate Costs
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Basic Nurse Assistant Training Certificate Completion Data
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Median loan debt incurred by students who completed the program
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Semesters to complete assumes students are taking a full-time credit load of 12 credits per semester (the minimum required for federal financial aid).
Proportion of students completing in normal time is the percentage of FY12 completers who earned the credential within the specified time of their first enrollment at the College.
Students attending part-time or changing their program of study are two common reasons why they may not complete in "normal" time.
Tuition and fees are set by the Board of Trustees. Prices for books and supplies are subject to change.
See additional information about international student costs.