Nursing Assistant (Articulated)

Nursing Assistant

The content includes but is not limited to interpersonal skills, medical terminology, legal and ethical responsibilities, safe and efficient work, gerontology, nutrition, pet-facilitated therapy, health and safety including Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) heart saver level, and employability skills.  The Certified Nursing Assistant program is approved by the Florida Board of Nursing.

Industry Certifications And Licenses

State Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
Basic Life Support (BLS) & Basic First Aid

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Program Information




Full Time:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
7:00 am - 2:00 pm

7:00 am - 1:00 pm

Next CNA Class Begins:

February 25, 2019 - April 12, 2019

Program Commitment:

165 Hours

Occupational Completion Points:

Basic Health Care Worker - 90 hours
Nurse Aide Orderly - 75 hours
*Successful completion of an OCP may qualify a student for employment.

Central Florida Wage Statistics Source:

Florida Department of Economic Opportunity

Program Requirements

TABE Test: This program does not have TABE test score requirements. However, the TABE test scores or an exemption is required to enroll in the program.
CPR and First Aid
Clean Background and Drug Screen
Up to Date Immunization
Physical Examination

Steps to Enroll

Estimated Cost

Estimated program cost $1,169 in tuition, lab fees, certifications, and other fees. 
*Not Eligible for Pell Grant

Financial Aid

Basic Life Support (BLS) and Basic First Aid books are borrowed from Emergency Services for the day, not purchased.