CHW with Certified Nursing Assistant Option

As part of the 20-week Community Health Worker (CHW) program, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification will be offered – this is your chance at dual certification!

Certified Nursing Assistant

After 15 weeks of classroom training, a CHW can choose to take courses at an off-site location for the final 5 weeks to become a CNA.

Areas of Training

  • The concepts of basic human needs
  • Health/illness continuum
  • Basic nursing skills in long-term care and/or home-care environments

Where you could work

  • Nursing Homes, Assisted Living and Hospices
  • Home Health Care Agencies
  • Hospitals and Clinics
  • Day Care Centers and Schools

Course Details

Course Length: 20 Weeks
Course offered periodically—ask us about it!