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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends

Instructional Program (CIP)

Health Aide. 512601

Description

Classes cover a broad range of topics, ranging from how to bathe a patient, to positioning a patient properly. You will learn about abuse and neglect, how to feed and dress a patient, proper body mechanics for lifting and turning patients. Also, topics such as recognizing depression, dealing with dementia, infection control issues, and catheter care.

Course consists of 108 hours classroom instruction, 8 hours for first aid and CPR, 20 lab hours, and 70 clinical hours.

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

16

Hours

208

Entrance Requirements

Combination of Education and Course(s)

School

Valley Unified Continuing Education (Madawaska & Fort Kent)

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Training Location(s)

Frenchville Technoloy Center

Local WIB

1 - Northeastern Workforce Board

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

None

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - Maine Department of Health & Human Services

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$800.00

Other Fees

$100.00 Uniforms and CNA tools

Total In-State Program Cost

$900.00

Demand Occupation(s)

31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$0.00 per hour
31-1131.00Nursing Assistants
$13.23 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

84 Pleasant Street, Fort Kent, Maine 04739

Phone Number

(207) 834-3536

Fax Number

(207) 834-2702

Last Updated

Feb 16, 2021

Created

Sep 14, 2018

Renewal

Sep 14, 2019