Certified Nursing Assistants

AM STEM Nursing Assistant (CNA)


A Certified Nursing Assistang is a vital part of the nursing team. The CNA supports the patient in their activities of daily living in many different facilities.  Their responsibilities include: patient hygiene, vital signs, documentation, patient transportation, and providing comfort. 

Students will gain the knowledge of the following

  • Understand the Basic Nursing Skills including:  Personal Care, Mental Health and Social Service, Care of Cognitively Impaired Residents, Basic Restorative Services and Residents Rights
  • Demonstrate understanding of CNA duties in:  Patient and Care Giver Safety, Infection Control, Vital Signs, Lifts, Positions and Transfers, Bed Making, Patient Hygiene, Basic Nutrition, Elimination, Specimen Collection, Circulation, Range of Motion and Assisting Patients with Daily Living Activities.
  • Complete 16 hours of hands-on clinical training in a Nursing Facility

Additional Information

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Program Start Dates
August 12, 2019 
January 6, 2020

Classroom Availability
Mon. - Fri. 7:00 - 9:00 am

Program Length
104 Hours

Location:  610 S. Tech Ridge Dr.  (Bldg. A)




Office Hours

M - TH 8:00 - 5:00 pm 
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