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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA): NYSED Certification


The increase in longevity and the recent changes in the health care system have created an increased need for educated and skilled Nursing Assistants. This program gives students an excellent opportunity to acquire the necessary occupational skills required for C.N.A.s. The CNA profession is ideal for people seeking flexible hours working in nursing homes, hospitals, doctors' offices and health care facilities. The program includes anatomy and physiology, fundamentals of patient care and clinical experience in a residential health care facility. Screen reader support enabled.


 Available Schedules

Sep 10 - Nov 12
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hybrid (Online & In-Person)

Sep 13 - Nov 9
Friday, Saturday, Sunday
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Hybrid (Online & In-Person)

There are 2 courses in this program

Certified Nursing Assistant
Median Salary

$45,500 *

The median salary in the New York metropolitan area is $45,500, in New York State $44,080, and $38,200 in the United States*.

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Also called Certified Nurses Aide (CNA), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Nursing Assistant and Patient Care Assistant (PCA)

*Based on U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Employment and Wage Statistics (USBLS OEWS)

📈 Outlook

This career will have large numbers of openings.

🚪 Openings

New job opportunities are very likely in the future.