We are proud to host one of the longest standing Board Recognized Nursing Assistant Courses in the State of Florida.
The Nursing Assistant is a health care provider who plays an integral role in the facilitation of daily and at times nightly duties within the health care community. Once they have taken the C.N.A exam they are qualified to work in a variety of workplaces, including but not limited too: Assisted Living Facilities, Hospice, Major Hospital Networks, Nursing Homes and Private Duty. They are also a favorite of Nursing Registries and Agencies.
Upon successful completion of the program candidates are deemed eligible to take the Florida Sate Board Nursing Assistant Certification Exam.
Areas of Study include:
Introduction and Overview of Health care
Duties of the Nursing Assistant
Growth and Development
Rehabilitation and Rest
Understanding Patient care Assignment's
Discharging a patient
Nutrition Fluid and Diet Therapy
CPR, AED, BLS, Infant Child and Adult
Special Procedures, Hot and Cold Application
Death and Dying
Care of Mentally Impaired/Alzheimer's Disease
Be at least 18 years old
Be a United States citizen, permanent resident, or resident with a school permit
Submit Admissions Application ($25 Nonrefundable), (via Sign Request)
Show proof of high school graduation or GED
Agree to participate in both clinical and theoretical components of the course
Provide proof of health clearance (physical exam) from a physician
Provide proof of the following tests and vaccines
TB (or chest x-ray)
10 Panel Drug Screen
Hep B (No more than 10 years old)
Chicken Pox (No more than 10 years old)
MMR (No more than 10 years old)
Complete a background check through Castle Branch, with the directions provided by Capscare.
Interview with the Dean of Nursing
Complete an entrance exam
8 Weeks (If attending Full Time- Mon-Fri)
10-12 Weeks (if attending Part Time)
Morning Classes: Monday-Friday, 9AM - 1PM
Evening Classes: Monday-Friday, 5:30PM-9PM
$500 ( Must be paid in FULL)
Includes: book, CEU’s (continuing education) and CPR.
Uniform: Scrubs and closed-toe shoes required). Not included in Program Cost.
CNA License: $155