Certified Nurse Aide

Program Type: Hybrid
Program Level: Continuing Education
Department: Continuing Education
Institute: Health & Biosciences
College: PAC

What is the Certified Nurse Aide program?

Earn a CNA Texas Certified Nurse Aide Certification. Play an important role in the care of clients in hospitals and long-term care facilities. It is the nursing assistant who provides basic care at the bedside while ensuring the safety and comfort of clients. All requirements must be met prior to registration.

 

Courses 

  • CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE - LECTURE - NURA 1001
  • CERTIFIED NURSE AIDE - LAB - NURA 1060
  • CPR/BLS - EMSP 1019
 

 

Program Information

Time Commitment

124 Contact Hours

10 Week Training

Certification

Texas Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)

Career Outlook

Learn more at the Alamo Colleges Career Coach website

 

Program Requirements

Immunization Records: Varicella #1 and #2 Hepatitis B #1, #2, #3 MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) Tdap (Tetanus, Diptheria, Pertussis) Tuberculosis (TB) Test Results; Background Check (completed at www.precheck.com)

Possess proficiency in English (reading, writing, and speaking skills)

You are at least eighteen (18) years of age

Some high school

Must have access to computer/tablet and internet

 

Financial Aid Eligibility / Modes of Training 

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Contact Information

Primary Contact

Vanessa Bailey

Phone:210-485-0845
Email:
dst-alamoICD@alamo.edu
Campus:
Palo Alto College

Additional Contact 

Vanessa Barrera

Phone:210-485-0860
Email:
dst-alamoICD@alamo.edu
Campus:
Palo Alto College 

 

CE Tier 2

CE Enrollment Professional
Phone: 210-212-5266 (Option 4)
Email: CETier2@alamo.edu
Campus: District Support Office

 

Additional Information

For assistance with program information or registration, email us at CETier2@alamo.edu and our CE staff will get back to you. Thank you.