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Certified Nursing Assistant

ZZZ601A2 Certified Nursing Assistant:
A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) assists patients with quality of life needs, under the supervision of a professional nurse. Upon satisfactory completion of this 100 hour program the student is eligible to take the NJ State Certification Exam (additional Fees of $76 payable to “PSI” required). Employment opportunities include long term care facilities, hospitals, assisted living facilities, medical day care centers, and rehabilitation centers.

Students must allow at least 6 weeks for the application process to be completed. All students must complete the application process prior to registration.

To start your new career you must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess a HS Diploma or HSE (formerly GED)
  • Complete a physical exam and two–step TB test
  • Order & submit payment for a criminal background check through TABB INC (minimum fee of $44)
  • Have a clear understanding of written and spoken English. Individuals for whom English is not the first language will be required to take the “Best Literacy Test” and achieve a score of 76 or above.

Fall 2018

Interview Dates: Aug 14, 2018 at 11:00 am and August 15, 2018 at 2:00 pm. Call 908-689-7613 to schedule appointment. Must attend the interview session to be considered for acceptance.
Mandatory Orientation:  September 20, 2018 @ 10:00 am, Room P107

Class Dates: September 24 – November 29, 2018 (no class 10/8 & 11/22)
Class Times: Mon/Tues/Thurs 9 am–3 pm
Location: Phillipsburg Education Center & Phillipsburg Center (Clinical Site), Room P107
Cost: $1,035 + textbook (approx. $80)

Refunds and Fees Policy

Please call 908-835-2333 or email for more information.