Certified Nurse Aid (CNA)

Course Description: This program prepares students to work in long term care facilities, hospitals, and private duty. The course is a 120 hour, 12-week program, consisting of 48 hours of classroom instruction, combined with 36 hours of lab, and 36 hours of practical hands-on training. Housatonic Community College’s program prepares the students for the State of Connecticut’s Certification to practice as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). The students will learn to deliver all aspects of personal care to patients under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN).

Requirements: Students are required to take the ACCUPLACER English test and place into ENG 043 & ENG 073. Students may waive the testing requirement, if they have proof of passing a college English course (unofficial transcript) OR if their SAT English score is over 500.




Session(s) Currently Offered

Days  14 weeks_138 hrs 
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CRN:
1830
 
Days:
Mondays & Thursdays
 
Dates:
2/10/2014 - 5/22/2014
 
Times:
 
Room:
 
Instructor:
Robin Bologna, Kathleen Wojcek
 
Tuition:
$1299

Lecture

12 weeks

48 hours

Mondays

February 10, 2014 – May 5, 2014

(no class 2/17)

10:00am – 2:00pm

Lafayette Hall A208

Lab

6 weeks

36 hours

Thursdays

February 13, 2014 – March 27, 2014

(no lab 2/20)

7:30am – 2:00pm – ½ hour lunch

Lafayette Hall A208

Clinical

6 weeks

36 hours

Thursdays

April 3, 2014 – May 8, 2014

7:00am – 1:30pm

Lord Chamberlain

Stratford, CT

Exam Review

2 weeks

18 hours

Lecture Review – Mondays

May 12 & May 19, 2014

10am – 3pm

Practical Review – Thursdays

May 15 & May 22, 2014

10am – 2pm

Lafayette Hall A208