Providence Training Institute focuses on assisting students in Nursing Aassistant training for Certification as a CNA or LNA to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to qualify for employment as a Certified Nursing Assistant. We focus on our students passing the Certified Nursing Assistant State Examination administered by the Arizona Board Of Nursing. Our graduates will have an option to be either certified or licensed to work in Skilled nursing facilities, Nursing homes, Hospitals and Home health settings.

Program Structure

  • Class: 80 Hours
  • Externship: 40 Hours

Skills And Practices Learned

The program covers extensive instruction including but not limited to:
  • Measuring liquid and solid intake and output
  • Measuring and recording vital signs
  • Working under the supervision of a Nursing staff
  • Assisting disabled patients with duties including feeding, dressing, and bathing
  • Preventative Health Care measures for Patients

Externship

Following the classroom and laboratory training, students will partake in a clinical externship in order to develop their skills and get real-world experience. Externships for the CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) program will take place in Nursing Homes. Providence Training Institute provides the externship sites.

Program Tuition: $1200

Tuition Includes:
  • One Scrub Top
  • Blood Pressure Machine
  • Stethoscope & Gaitbelt

Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  • CNA Textbook & Workbook (Mosby’s Essentials for Nursing Assistance, 6th Ed which cost $90).
  • Evidence of MMR Vaccination
  • Payment of CNA License Exam Fees ($118)
  • Current Healthcare CPR Card ($50)
  • Required to pass an entrance test
  • TB test or Chest X-ray within 9 months ($20)
  • State issued identification
  • No Felony in the past 3 years
  • 16 years and older

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