Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)WIA Approved

Course Description: This program prepares students to work in long-term care facilities, hospitals, and private duty. The 14-week program consists of 48 hours of classroom instruction, combined with 36 hours of lab, 36 hours of practical hands-on training in a clinical setting, and 18 hours of exam review. Housatonic Community College’s program prepares the students for the State of Connecticut’s Certification to practice as a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA). The students will learn to deliver all aspects of personal care to patients under the supervision of a registered nurse (RN).

Students must be able to pass a background check including criminal records, and be capable of meeting physical exam and related requirements to successfully complete the program.



 Student Health Requirement Form – Must Be Completed Before Clinical

Session(s) Currently Offered

Days  7 weeks_120hrs 
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CRN:
1883
 
Days:
 
Dates:
1/23/2017 - 3/7/2017
 
Times:
 
Room:
 
Instructor:
Alice Szwolkon (Lecture & Review), Jenifer Coulson (Lab & Clinical)
 
Tuition:
$1194


Lecture
6 weeks
40 hours

Mondays & Tuesdays

January 23, 2017 – February 27, 2017
No lecture 2/20 (Presidents’ Day)
9:00am – 1:00pm
Lafayette Hall A208


Lab
3 weeks
36 hours

Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

January 25, 2017 – February 10, 2017
9:00am – 1:00pm
Lafayette Hall A208


Clinical
3 weeks
36 hours

Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays

February 15, 2017 – March 3, 2017
7:00am – 12pm
Lord Chamberlain, Stratford, CT


Review
1 weeks
8 hours

Monday & Tuesday

March 6, 2017 – March 7, 2017
9:00am – 1:00pm
Lafayette Hall A208

Tuition: $1,194 (Includes textbook, uniform and certification exam)

Evenings  12 weeks_120 hrs 
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CRN:
1884
 
Days:
 
Dates:
2/7/2017 - 5/13/2017
 
Times:
 
Room:
 
Instructor:
Arlene Higgins (lecture & review), TBD (lab & clinical)
 
Tuition:
$1194


Lecture
10 weeks
40 hours

Tuesdays & Thursdays

February 7, 2017 – April 20, 2017
No lecture 3/14, 3/16 (spring break)
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Classroom TBD


Lab
6 weeks
36 hours

Saturdays

February 11, 2017 – March 25, 2017
No lab 3/18 (spring break)
8:00am – 2:30pm  
Lafayette Hall A208


Clinical
6 weeks
36 hours

Saturdays

April 1, 2017 – May 13, 2017
No Clinical 4/15 (Easter Holiday)
7:00am – 1:30pm
Lord Chamberlain, Stratford, CT


Review
1 weeks
8 hours

Tuesday & Thursday

April 25, 2017 & April 27, 2017
6:00pm – 8:00pm
Classroom TBD

Tuition: $1,194 (Includes textbook, uniform and certification exam)