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(CNA) Nursing Assistant Training

Course number : HP-59-0056   ID : 101394   
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Begin your health care career as a Certified Nursing Assistant. This course prepares you to enter the workforce as a health care professional and for the state exams required to be placed on the Idaho Nurse Aide registry. The 120-hour class includes online assignments, in-class skills practice and clinical experience at local health care facilities. Class registration covers required textbooks, and state testing fees. Class registration covers all class materials, technology, and state testing fees. Students will have access to free TB testing and influenza vaccinations. Additional class costs are scrubs.

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The following documentation is required for those interested in the option of experiencing clinicals in the acute care setting:
  • Immunization records that include:
  • A Tuberculosis test within the last 6 months,
  • 2 MMR vaccinations or titer
  • Tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis vaccination
  • Hepatitis B vaccination
  • (Chicken Pox) Varicella vaccination, titer, or history of disease
    Students may successfully complete the course at an alternate clinical site that only requires a current TB test and Flu vaccine.
  • Flu vaccination if the educational experience occurs during the flu season.
  • A state or national criminal background check (provided in class)
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Class Details

10 Sessions
Days of the Week :Multiple Days of the Week :
  Weekly - Tue, Wed.  
  Weekly - Wed.  

Location : NIC Sandpoint Center Location : 
  NIC Sandpoint Center.

Instructor : Suzanne Huguenin 



Please read: 
  • 100% attendance is required. 
  • Immunizations: The requirement is a 2 step TB test within the past 12 months and a current Influenza vaccination, if your educational experience is from October 1st thru April 1st.
  • Requirements for CNA scrubs: CNA in Sandpoint - Black top/bottom scrubs may be purchased at Walmart or an online vendor of choice.
  • White or mostly white closed-toed shoes, preferably tennis shoes Platform heels, clogs, or other shoes without a heel strap, and non-white shoes are not acceptable.
  • Many employers perform pre-employment screenings such as criminal history, drug screen, driving record, and credit checks. A preliminary criminal history check is conducted by the school and some offenses may disqualify you from class enrollment. It is the responsibility of the student to verify that they are employable in their preferred occupation.



Registration Closes On
Wednesday, September 30, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
8/4/2020 - 9/1/2020 Weekly - Tue, Wed 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM Sandpoint, NIC Sandpoint Center  Map, Room: ANX Building, Room 101 Suzanne Huguenin 
9/30/2020 - 9/30/2020 Weekly - Wed 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM Sandpoint, NIC Sandpoint Center  Map, Room: ANX Building, Room 101 Suzanne Huguenin 

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