Certified Nursing Assistant
This program prepares the student as a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA). Through classroom studies, lab, and clinical practice, the student will be prepared to assist the nurse in providing care for the resident/patient.
The CNA is an active and valued member of a healthcare team. Graduates often use this program as a stepping stone to further nursing education. The course includes classroom lectures and laboratory and clinical experiences.
High School Diploma or GED
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Q: What is the cost of the program?
A: The program is tuition-free. Please contact the Admissions department for additional information.
Q: Can I get a license?
A: The State reviews each case separately after they are certified through prometrics (state).
Q: What are your class hours?
A: Class hours: Summer 8AM- 1PM, September - May: 8AM - 2:30PM
Certified Nurse Assistant, Nurse Aide, in long-term care, hospital, or private setting.
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Please be advised:
If you are seeking training and future employment in a child care or health care related field, a background check will be required for this type of employment. Individuals seeking certification or licensure in child care or a health care related field will be required to submit a background check prior to certification or licensure being granted.
*MUST MEET SUNY/REOC Requirements.
**Requirements may vary by program/course and are subject to change without notice.
Immunization records, Income verification, US Citizenship or Legal Alien status and Picture Identification required for ALL programs. Please call (585) 232-2730 ext. 235 for the most up-to-date information. The Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) is given to all applicants to ensure that program reading and/or math requirements are met, and to ensure program completion and success.
Programs, courses descriptions, fees and schedules are subject to change without notice.
REOC does not discriminate on any basis. REOC facilities meet accessibility guidelines.
NOTE: ALL INFORMATION IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE
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